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Patrimony

Natural Boticas has a high diversity and natural richness, which is reflected in the quality of the landscapes that dress the region and is evidenced by the presence of numerous species of animals and vegetables with conservation status. The geomorphology of the terrain, which sometimes complicates access to some regions, has allowed natural ecosystems to […]

Gastronomy

The agricultural activity in Boticas has a strong rural character, preserving the traditions, which allows to maintain the quality and genuineness of the regional products. Proof of this quality has been the certification and protection of origin of several traditional products harvested or made, contributing to guarantee their authenticity and favoring the development of a […]

County of Boticas

The municipality of Boticas is located in the northwestern part of Portugal, in Trás-os-Montes, District of Vila Real. Created in the context of the administrative reform of 1836, the present municipality of Boticas, which corresponds to part of the old Barroso land, has a high diversity and natural richness, which is reflected in the quality […]

Festivities

There are many festivities that take place throughout the year in the county. What we generically designate as Festivities, assumes in practice, a variety of forms: communal meal, or just distribution of bread and wine to the faithful; religious celebration, usually followed by a procession with the image of the saint around the church/ chapel; […]

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EXPOSURE News

Boticas closes cultural facilities indefinitely

In order to safeguard public health and prevent the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19, the Municipality of Boticas decided, according to the indications of the General Health Directorate (portuguese DGS), to preventively and indefinitely close all cultural and sports facilities in the county.   Visit Boticas / 12/03/2020   

Art & Culture EXPOSURE

Light registers at MACNA

Impressionist painting by Sousa Lopes The MNAC collection (1900-1950) At the onset of the partnership between the National Museum of Contemporary Art (Portuguese MNAC) and the Nadir Afonso Museum of Contemporary Art (Portuguese MACNA), MNAC presents in Chaves a set of works from its collection from 1900 to 1950, in an exhibition curated by Maria […]

Photography REPORTAGE

Feast of St. Brás of Beça

Visit Boticas Photo Report The tradition has been fulfilled again in the village of Beça, with the feast in honor of St. Brás. As in previous years, the devotees of the saint met to attend the mass, followed by the procession and the communal lunch.   Visit Boticas / 09/02/2020 / Photography: TR    

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VISITING SUGGESTIONS

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Where to eat

Marialva Restaurant

Regional Cuisine and Products Rua 5 de Outubro, 34 5460-304 Boticas Tel.: (+351) 276 415 464 Email: geral@marialva.com www.marialva.com Open Google Maps    

Rio Beça Restaurant

Regional Cuisine Estrada Nacional 311, Carreira da Lebre, 5460-125 Beça-Boticas Tel.: (+351) 276 413 003 Email: riobeca@gmail.com www.hotelriobeca.com Open Google Maps    

Where to stay

Rio Beça Hotel ***

Estrada Nacional 311, Carreira da Lebre, 5460-125 Beça-Boticas Tel.: (+351) 276 413 003 Email: riobeca@gmail.com www.hotelriobeca.com Open Google Maps  

Casa Pastoria Mourão

Rua Central, 22 5460-370 Codessoso-Boticas Tel.: (+351) 276 414 032 Email: casa.pastoria.mourao@gmail.com www.casapastoriamourao.com Open Google Maps