Casa do Valdemar is near the village of Rande, The main town is Felgueiras which has a rich Romanesque heritage which is evident in the many churches. The most remarkable examples are the impressive Monastery of Pombeiro, the beautiful church of Airaes and the nearby church of Unhao.
The region also has interesting archaeology from other periods, including the dolmens of Refontoura and Idaes, several Roman and Medieval bridges, old roads and a fascinating Roman Villa at Sendim dating from the 1st. century.
The regions handicrafts include the stringed musical instruments and the famous embroideries of Felgueiras.
The location of the property gives easy access to the beautiful town of Guimaraes, declared World Heritage site by Unesco. The historical city of Porto, also named as a World Heritage site, which is at 65 kilometers away.
This region is renowned for its gastronomy and Vinho Verde (green wine). The nearest restaurant to the house is about 1,5 kilometers and the shops 5 kilometers away.
The Amarante golf course is about 20 kilometers away. There are horse-riding stables near the house.
Oporto international airport is about 56 kilometers away.