Municipality of Monção is located on the northern edge of Portugal, forming part of the Alto Minho region along with nine other municipalities.
lt establishes a border with Spain, across the Minho River, bordering the municipalities of Arcos de Valdevez, Melgaço, Paredes de Coura and Valença.
lt is based on a territorial base of about 211.2 km2, administratively divided into 24 parishes, with a population base of 17,816 inhabitants. Monção is known, in its essence, for its Heroines and legendary Mythological Figures, for the unique terroir of its unique Alvarinho and its exclusive Gastronomy; For the Thermal Waters and for its attractive rivers. lt has an enviable historical, archaeological, natural, ethnographic and religious heritage.