Day trip

Peneda-Gerês: Full-Day Premium Tour

Peneda-Gerês: Full-Day Premium Tour

From $154.93 per person

A full-day premium tour onboard a comfortable minivan escorted by a certified guide who will personalize your experience for you. You will receive a guided tour of the National Park Peneda-Gerês, which is a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Pickup included
• Your guide will pick you up at your accommodations in Oporto, Braga, or Guimarães • Porto Airport pickup is available for tours on the same day of arrival, if flight time allows • Pickup also available from the Porto, Braga, and Guimarães Main Train Stations (in Porto both S. Bento and Campanhã)
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Drive through a panoramic route to the National Park
  • Discover the Ethnographic Museum of Vilarinho da Furna
  • Have lunch in a traditional restaurant
  • Visit the mountain shrine of São Bento da Porta Aberta
  • Enjoy a carriage ride with indigenous Garranos horses
Full description
Travel to the Peneda-Gerês National Park, passing by luxurious green mountains, untouched forests, and crystal clear lakes and waterfalls. On the way, you will be able to enjoy viewpoints and breathtaking landscapes.  You can discover the roots of this old civilization and the traditions kept alive by the locals at the Ethnographic Museum of Vilarinho da Furna, before sitting down to enjoy lunch at a traditional restaurant. Following lunch, your knowledgeable and friendly tour guide will take you to one of the most important pilgrimage sites of the country, which is the Mountain Shrine of São Bento da Porta Aberta. After this visit, it's time to relax on a river beach, while enjoying a cocktail harmonized with regional flavours.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Certified tour guide
  • Entrance to the Ethnographic Museum of Vilarinho da Furna
  • Free time at the river beaches of Rio Caldo
  • 45-minute horse-drawn carriage ride
  • Guided tour to the Sanctuary of São Bento da Porta Aberta
  • Lunch and beverages
  • Insurance and taxes
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Advise us if you require an infant seat
  • Please advise us of any dietary requirements
  • Note that a small amount of walking is involved in this tour
  • Please note that the tour is subject to local traffic, visiting schedules, and other external factors
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Product ID: 185232