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Navio Gil Eannes

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Driffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

It was a spur of the moment decision to visit the ship. It cost 7 euros for the two of us but was well worth the money. It was a hospital ship built in the fifties and retired in the eighties. It was fascinating to see how old everything looked and how far things have developed in such a short... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

The best ship restoration we have ever seen, amazing workmanship. Excellent information in english at each room on board and well mapped out. Highly recommend visiting and a very reasonable price. Close to town. Amazing work, well done!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

we visit the ship and we really enjoy it. Very interesting. Fun to see all the diferent equipments and rooms from the crew . It was a fun day at Viana do Castelo and the visit to gil eanes was a highlight

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Aside from the imposing Santa Luzia sanctuary up the hill, Viana do Castelo's most interesting attraction comes in the guise of a real ship ("Gil Eannes") which was used until the 1970s as a hospital ship around the world. For a mere €2, you can board the ship and visit it in its entirety. It really is very interesting. The... More 

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Address: Doca Comercial, Viana do Castelo 4900-405, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Viana do Castelo District > Viana do Castelo
Number of rooms: 25
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