Winter Colors of Gerêz National Park Full-Day Trek

back to: Porto (and vicinity) Portugal




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Duration: 9h
Location: Gerês, Portugal | Gerês, Portugal


Category: Adventures

Highlights:
Portugal's only national park during its peaceful season
Beauty of the natural autumn & winter colors in the park
Powerful winter flow of the wild Tahiti & Arado waterfalls
Indulging in a traditional Portuguese picnic lunch
Stunning views of the park from the Pedra Bela viewpoint

Inclusions:
Guided trekking tour of Peneda-Gerês National Park
Picnic lunch
Roundtrip transportation to and from your central Porto hotel

Description:

Discover the spectacular fauna and flora of Peneda-Gerês, Portugal's only national park. With an easy trek suitable for all skill levels, you are sure to enjoy the walk as you admire the stunning landscapes, see the idyllic Tahiti and Arado waterfalls, and pause for a delectable picnic.

Begin your day with a convenient hotel pickup before heading north toward the majestic Peneda-Gerês National Park. Along the way, see the wonderful Douro Valley and hear about the region's traditions and culture. Once at Gerês, follow your expert guide through the park's rugged paths and let your adventure begin.

With more than 128 types of natural vegetation, there's plenty of wildlife to engage with. As you venture through the park, remember to take note of its remarkable biodiversity. Admire the different species of oaks, the distinctive Portuguese laurels, and the charming autumn and winter colors that surround you.

Follow your guide to the stunning Mata de Albergaria, one of the park's most charming spaces. Meander through its alleys of trees, explore the flowing waters of the natural glen, and then continue to the Arado and Tahiti waterfalls and be amazed by its powerful winter flow.

After building up an appetite, enjoy a traditional Portuguese picnic lunch before trekking to the top of the Pedra Bela viewpoint for panoramic views over the fertile slopes of the Douro valley.



Cancellation Policy: 72 hours
Know before you book: Children 6 and younger are not allowed., If you have back problems, you should carefully consider whether to participate., You must be able to walk on uneven terrain.

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