The National park of Peneda-Gerês was established by decree in 1971 with the aim of enhancing educational, scientific and tourist activities and preserving the resources of this privileged landscape set in the mountainous areas in northeast Portugal. Discover this vast amphitheatre sculptured by geological formations, winds and water.
You will get to see and feel:
Driven by an expert local guide, you’ll visit Gerês National Park where you’ll have the chance to visit amazing places like the famous Tahiti waterfalls and Pedra Bela Viewpoint,
If you’re lucky, you will catch a glimpse of a wolf, wild horses, the golden eagle and wild goats that live in these mountains. Apart from wild animals this is clearly a place also for domesticated species, easy to admire, like autochthonous cows with very long horns, goats, native sheep and the rustic Castro Laboreiro a sheperd dog breed of this region.
After inhaling pure and fresh air go for lunch at a typical mountain restaurant and you’ll have also the chance to contact with local people.
Note the quaint towns, the architecture formed by the terraces and the granaries that characterise this rural landscape.
Therefore if you are coming over to Porto don´t miss the chance to visit Gerês National Park, just 100kms away from the city: amazing nature vistas, clear water, the purest air and scenic hikes amidst oceans of tranquility are waiting for you….
This itinerary includes:
Private Tour, Transportation from and to your Hotel in Porto, Local specialized wine tour guide, Local expert guide accompaniment, Mandatory insurances, Lunch at a typical restaurant, flexible schedule.