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Ofir Holidays

You cannot miss out Ofir while going for a holiday in Portugal. This is the most beautiful landscapes situated in the North of Portugal. There are a number of lovely places near by Ofir which attracts a lot of tourists. The beauty of nature can be enjoyed best at Ofir. This is the best beach resort between Porto and Viana do Castelo. Fao is a place where one can find more local colour than Ofir. This is just 2 to 3 (km) from Ofir, inland on an estuary of the Cavado River.

There are a number of festivals that are of importance among the Portuguese. The main festivities are Holy Week Festivities, St. John’s Festivities, Senhora da Agonia Festivities, St. Torquatus pilgrimage and Festivities of Senhora do Amparo and Sao Tiago Fair. The people here are good in handicrafts. Embroideries, linen textiles and tapestry, Jewelry and filigree, Ceramics and pottery, works in wood, leather , copper, tin, wrought iron, wicker and osier are popular here.  People here are fond of playing Golf and there are many golf courses found here. Some of the interesting and popular Golf courses are Ponte de Lima, Oporto G.C., Estela, Amarante, Miramar and Vidago.

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