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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Lodging
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“National monument since 1938, King Denis built it in the 14th century, but its history is fused with the history of Chaves, a defensive structure during the Christian Reconquista.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Vieux pont romain construit à la fin du Ier siècle/ debut du II siècle, le paysage est digne d’une carte postale! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“This forte has a long history since the Middle Ages the nearby hilltops required garrisons to defend the region and prevent an occupation from León and also during the Napoleonic invasions (in 1807).”
  • 1 local recommends
Neighbourhood
“Santuário with festivals on 7 August every year, it was constructed in honor of Saint Cajetan, a Theatine orator of the Catholic Church during the Counter Reformation.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Meilleur restaurant de Chaves. Vue imprenable sur tout Chaves. Très très bonne nourriture typique.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend
Church
“The construction dates to 1100, in Romanesque-style consisting of a main nave and bell tower. During 16th century, renovations were completed in the Renaissance-style, which completely modified it.”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“Built to protect the northern hill against a possible invasion from Spain during the Portuguese Restoration War in the 17th century. It was long connected to the defense system of Chaves.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Neighbourhood
  • 1 local recommends