The Alto Minho region
is also known as Costa Verde (The Green Coast). It gets its name because
the vegetation remains green though out the year.
The area is mountainous with
the Minho river and the Lima river .
It is undeveloped and
has few hotels however it was a favourite place to build a manor house,
many of which have tourist accommodation.
The main town is Viana do
Castelo with Ponte de Lima and Ponte de Barca inland.
On the border river Minho
is Caminha, Cerveira, Valenca and Moncao.
This page covers the hotels
in the Alto Minho region.