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Address: Rua Alfredo Dias | Arcozelo, Vila Nova de Gaia 4410-475, Portugal
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The Littoral Station "ELA" opened to the public in July 1999 at...

The Littoral Station "ELA" opened to the public in July 1999 at Praia da Aguda, a small fishing village on the Portuguese Atlantic coast, located south of the river Douro estuary in the area of Vila Nova de Gaia.The station is divided into:- a Fishery Museum exhibiting ancient and modern equipment;- an Aquarium displaying the local aquatic fauna and flora;- a Department for Education and Research dedicated to marine ecology, aquaculture and fishery.

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Aguda Portugal

We found the village of Aguda to be the most welcoming of places with friendly inhabitants, good restaurants and great sandy beaches. There is a boardwalk at the back of the beach... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 September 2015
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Egham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

We found the village of Aguda to be the most welcoming of places with friendly inhabitants, good restaurants and great sandy beaches. There is a boardwalk at the back of the beach that extends for about 15 kilometers and makes for a pleasant walk. It is quite place with two supermarkets and a welcoming bar, 'On Ice 21' where the... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

I was expecting for something better. Far away, without transportation and few information. Then you find a classroom and a few aquariums with local fishes.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2013

Very simple and beautiful. Inform the history of the fish activity in Aguda's beach. This museum is total recomended to families with childrens.

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