7 days & 6 nights
From the extreme Northwest to the extreme Northeast, there is an incredible culture and landscape to discover. Starting in the heart of the transhumance to the old stories of the contraband routes, this journey through the Peneda-Gerês National Park will be full of adventure and new discoveries. From millenary oak tree forests, lakes, border castles, wolf footprints, old monasteries there is a lot waiting for you to explore.
Rural heritage, local life, peregrines footpaths, wolf associated heritage, watermills, religious heritage, granite granaries, XII century monastery, local traditions, gastronomy, mountain landscape, national park.
DAY BY DAY
Day 1 | Porto Airport transfer to Castro Laboreiro
Day 2 | Laboreiro Valley
Day 3 | Peneda Mountain, the stone giants
Day 4 | Millenary Forest, Gerês Charms
Day 5 | Life at the Border
Day 6 | Pilgrims footsteps, Pitões das Júnias.
Day 7 | Transfer to Porto*
*extension: Porto city tours available on request
GRADING: Moderate day walks
JOIN US: From March to October
Accommodation / 6 nights (B&B)
6 Dinners / drinks not included
5 Packed lunches