The “Pauliteiros de Miranda” is a singular dance from Miranda do Douro Lands, previously called “dance of swords.” Without certainties about the its category, the dance of Pauliteiros can identify elements warriors, religious and dance rituals.


Nowadays, The “Pauliteiros de Miranda” are one of the main attractions of the northeast. It has a fundamental contribution to the dissemination of this very particular dance that is part of the culture and tradition of Miranda Land.


The future belongs to God, taught us our ancestors. But Pauliteiros work so that this tradition is disseminated throughout the world, helping to streamline activities, festivals and processions. The preservation of our cultural identity is a solid foundation for a richer future.