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Rio de Onor

District: Bragança | County: Bragança | Parish: Rio de Onor

Rio de Onor Village is in the Montesinho Natural Park, in Bragança Municipality and is crossed by the border with Spain. On one side, Rio de Onor, on the other, Rihonor de Castilla. This community village is one of the best preserved in the Montesinho Natural Park, with typical schist mountain houses with beautifully restored porches balconies. Enjoy moments of complete rest while staying in a tourism unit, or in the Rio de Onor camping park. The border village is crossed by the Onor River, also known as the Contensa River, and its river beach is an invitation to relaxation, next to the clear waters of the river! In Rio de Onor, discover the Roman Bridge, the Parish Church, the oven, the forge and the community mills.

Venture out to explore the beauty of this region taking the Baixa Lombada and Onor Route, which goes through Baçal, Sacoias, Aveleda and Varge villages. The typical craftsmanship of the village comprises basket weaving and carpentry and the highlight of the cuisine is the tasty regional sausages. Of the ancient traditions of Rio de Onor, rionorês deserves to be mentioned. It is a dialect originating from the mixture of Spanish and Portuguese and that is spoken in the village to this day. There is also the Feast of the Kings (6 January), a puberty ritual in which single boys participate.

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  • Parque de Campismo Rural de Rio de Onor
    O Parque de Campismo Rural de Rio de Onor, localizado em pleno Parque Natural de Montes...

  • Igreja Matriz de Rio de Onor
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    Forno e a forja comunitários de Rio de Onor
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    Ponte romana de Rio de Onor
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    Parque de Campismo Rural de Rio de Onor
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