Urban Spaces

The importance of Povoa de Varzim reemerged with the Age of Discovery because of the the competence and wealth of its shipbuilders and navigators, who traded around the world on complex trade routes. The city of Povoa de Varzim has been a renowned beach for three centuries, the most popular in Northern Portugal.


Praia Redonda, historically known as Praia de Banhos, is an extensive seafront in the urban area of Póvoa de Varzim.

City Park

It is a public urban park of Povoa de Varzim in Portugal. The park is located in an old plain, where there was a small brook, field of crops and some farms.

Praça do Almada

Praça do Almada is the civic center of the city of Povoa de Varzim in Portugal, soon located in the city center of the city. contains the sculpture that honors the writer Eca de Queiroz, who was born there.

Largo do Passeio Alegre

Passeio Alegre is a beach square covered by terraces with a stage for events, It is cataloged by IPPAR as an urban complex of public interest.