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Bairrada

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Bairrada is in Portugal.it is aviticulture in centre Portugal,mostly in the Aveiro district.


Cities

Main city:

other cities:Anadia,Cantanhede,Oliveira do Bairro.

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Understand

Bairrada, situated between the urban centers of Agueda and Coimbra, stretches itself along 40km from North to South. This region is mainly constituted by vineyards of circumscriptions of Anadia, Cantanhede, Mealhada and Oliveira do Bairro. From East to West it starts in the base of Caramulo and Bucaco mountains and goes until the the Littoral sands of the Atlantic.

The area of Bairrada is 108,000 ha. corresponding approximately of the cities/municipalities of Anadia,Cantanhede,Mealhada and Oliveira do Bairro,in the central region of Portugal. It presents a concentration of soils with agricultural potentialities (47%) much of the standard soils of the central region (19%). The vine occupies around 15,000 ha. In the seventies, this corresponded to 37% of the volume of the total agricultural production in the central region.

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Get in

Get around

Drive or train(principal stationa @ Pampilhosa,Mealhada,Mogofores.

See

The bucolic town of Luso,the villages of Bucaco(Bussaco),Curia.

Itineraries

Mealhada-Bucaco/Luso,Curia.

Do

Carnaval da Bairrada/Mealhada

Eat

suckling pig

Drink

reginal spumantes

Stay safe

Aveiro,a city north of Bairrada,Coimbra,to the south,Figueira da Foz,to the southwest.Note:these 3 cities are actually not in Bairrada,but close by.

Get out

Aveiro,Coimbra,Mira,Agueda,Fig.da Foz.

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