Minho is a province of . On the northernmost Atlantic tip of the country, Minho borders the region of , sharing with it many affinities in geography, tradition, people and language.

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is one of the five largest cities of , situated in the Minho region in the . Photo: Jjtkk, CC BY 3.0.

is a city in Minho, northern . One of the country's most historical cities, it's known as the "Cradle of Portugal" since it was from there the "Condado Portucalense" grew into today's Portugal. Photo: Manuel Rocha, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the most beautiful Portuguese cities, in the Minho region of . Photo: bob, CC BY 2.0.

is a Portuguese town with a population of approximately 133,048 inhabitants in an area of 201,59 km2, subdivided into 49 parishes. Photo: Dantadd, CC BY-SA 2.5.


is a town on the banks of the River Lima, in Minho, in Viana do Castelo district. Photo: Pedro, CC BY 2.0.

is a town near the estuary of Minho and the Atlantic Ocean in . Photo: michellzappa, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The , also known simply as Gerês, is the only national park in and is located in the , , and . Photo: Pedro Silva, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Latitude of center
41.8184° or 41° 49' 6.3" north
Longitude of center
-8.4155° or 8° 24' 55.9" west

Also Known As

  • Breton: Proviñs Minho
  • Catalan: Província de Minho
  • Chinese: 米尼奧
  • Chinese: 米尼奧省
  • Croatian: Minho
  • Dutch: Minho
  • English: Minho Province
  • Finnish: Minho (maakunta)
  • French: Minho
  • Galician: Provincia de Miño
  • Georgian: მინიუ
  • German: Minho
  • Hindi: मिन्हो
  • Hindi: मिन्हो प्रांत
  • Hungarian: Minho
  • Italian: Minho
  • Japanese: ミーニュ
  • Japanese: ミーニョ県
  • Latvian: Miņu
  • Occitan (post 1500): Minho
  • Polish: Minho (kraina)
  • Polish: Minho
  • Portuguese: Minho
  • Portuguese: Minho (província)
  • Russian: Минью
  • Spanish: Minho
  • Swedish: Minho
  • Ukrainian: Мінью
  • Міню

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