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SELF GUIDED

TRAVEL AT YOUR OWN RHYTHM

GR 50 PENEDA GERÊS NP INN TO INN

WALK AT GR 50 MOST BEAUTIFUL SECTIONS

There’s no better collection of trails than those that wend their way through Peneda Gerês National Park. We hand picked for you the best sections of this GR 50.

Experience true Peneda Gerês hiking on this inn to inn walking holiday along the GR50 trail from Castro Laboreiro Plateau to Gerês Peaks. Cross mountains and valleys, enjoying the mountain local life and rural traditions while you pass through some of the most emblematic villages like Lindoso, Tourém or Soajo.

ITINERARY

DAY 1 Transfer to Castro Laboreiro, Peneda-Gerês National Park

DAY 2 Castro  Laboreiro and Peneda Mountain

DAY 3 Peneda Mountain to Lindoso

DAY 4 Lindoso to Germil

DAY 5 Relaxing day at the mountains | Short walk

DAY 6 Outeiro to Pitões das Júnias

DAY 7 Pitões das Júnias to Tourém

DAY 8 Transfer out the National Park

*Want o explore more of Northern Portugal or Galicia? Talk with us!

 

How does this trip benefit the destination?

This tour was designed by our local guides, Isabel and Marina. The accommodations and restaurants that we use are a small scale and usually family-run businesses. All transfers are operated by a local company.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • GPS tracks and topographic maps
  • Local accommodation or Rural Tourism

  • 24/7 phone support

  • Private transfers eco-driver

  • Entrance fees

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Granite mountain landscapes

  • Unique rural heritage

  • Cultural diversity

  • Iberian Wolf territory

  • Wild rivers

  • Gastronomy

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 NATIONAL PARK MOUNTAIN VILLAGES

EXPLORING GRANITE GIANTS AND GREEN VALLEYS

The perfect place for your  walking holidays away from the big cities. Peneda-Gerês is the only Portuguese National Park, located on the Northern Portugal. The landscape diversity and the unique rural heritage make this remote mountainous park a great destination to explore step by step. Iberian wolf territory, transhumance villages, granite massifs, pilgrim footpaths, wild rivers are some  of the highlights that you can find on your Peneda-Gerês.

ITINERARY

DAY 1 Transfer to Peneda-Gerês National Park

DAY 2 Lindoso and Serra Amarela walk

DAY 3 Peneda Mountain Villages

DAY 4 Castro Laboreiro Brandas and Inverneiras

DAY 5 Gerês, Fafião and Cabril

DAY 6 Outeiro to Pitões das Júnias

DAY 7 Pitões das Júnias to Tourém

DAY 8 Transfer out the National Park

*Want to do some coastal walks? Talk with us!

 

How does this trip benefit the destination?

This tour was designed by our local guides, Isabel and Marina. The accommodations and restaurants that we use are a small scale and usually family-run businesses. All transfers are operated by a local company.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • GPS tracks and topographic maps
  • Local accommodation or Rural Tourism

  • 24/7 phone support

  • Private transfers eco-driver

  • Entrance fees

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Granite mountain landscapes

  • Unique rural heritage

  • Cultural diversity

  • Iberian Wolf territory

  • Wild rivers

  • Border castles

  • Gastronomy

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THE MAGIC NORTHERN COAST

THE NORTHERN PORTUGAL AND GALICIA COASTAL CHARMS

Looking for a gentle walking getaway with sea breeze off the beaten track? So you are checking the right program! With the extra feeling of visiting two countries! ; )

This getaway through the unspoiled northern Coast starts in Neiva, a small seaside village surrounded by sandy beaches. Day after day, you will be walking from coastal village to coastal village, enjoying the seaside, exploring small seaports and tasting the very best of the sea gastronomic delights. At Galicia, the Spanish part of the tour, the cliffs cut the coast and at each curve, blue clear waters and vibrant fishing ports. The visit to Cies Islands, the marine-terrestrial National Park is a really a special moment, giving you time to contemplate the coast you have been exploring!

ITINERARY

DAY 1 Transfer to Castelo de Neiva, walk to Viana do Castelo

DAY 2 Viana do Castelo coastal walk

DAY 3 Afife to Caminha, the Portuguese traditional fishing ports

DAY 4 Crossing borders

DAY 5 A Guarda, Galicia best kept secret

DAY 6 Cies Islands (optional)

DAY 7 Rias Experience

DAY 8 Transfer Vigo or Porto

*Want o explore Santiago de Compostela or Porto? Talk with us!

How does this trip benefit the destination?

This tour was designed by our local guides, Isabel and Marina. The accommodations and restaurants that we use are a small scale and usually family-run businesses. Meet our local partner Mário that operates a small boat business. Join our local guide in Viana do Castelo for a nice tour around the city.

600€ 

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Team Meet&Greet

  • Day tour with local guide

  • Accommodation

  • 24/7 phone support

  • Transfer including boat

  • GPS tracks, Roadbook with topographic map

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Coastal villages

  • Small sea ports

  • Fresh fish and seafood

  • Portuguese an Galicia unspoiled coastline

  • Atlantic coastal landscapes

  • Boat trips

  • Optional Cies Islands marine-terrestrial NP

EXPLORING THE HEART OF DOURO WINE REGION

An unforgettable walking holiday through the beautiful and unique World Heritage landscape of Douro Valley. Walk from village to village between vineyards and Quinta. Relax at traditional country houses and enjoy the the delicious meal prepared carefully  for you. This will be a spectacular walking holiday with plenty of opportunities to celebrate nature with Port Wine! 

ITINERARY

DAY 1 Train from Porto to Pinhão

DAY 2 Pinhão, heart and soul

DAY 3 Favaios, the Moscatel nectars

DAY 4 Casal de Loivos, olive oil and wines

DAY 5 Train Pinhão to Porto

*Want to explore Porto or Guimarães? Talk with us!

How does this trip benefit the destination?

This tour was designed by our local guides, Isabel and Marina. The accommodations and restaurants that we use are a small scale and usually family-run businesses. Visit local wine and olive oil producers. 

600€ 

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Team Meet&Greet

  • Day tour with local guide

  • Accommodation

  • 24/7 phone support

  • Transfer including boat

  • GPS tracks, Roadbook with topographic map

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Landscapes

  • World Heritage 

  • Port wine Quintas

  • Vineyards and slopes

  • Douro river

  • Country houses

DOURO VALLEY WALKING AND WINE

Travel on a Journey Made Just for You

Explore Iberia tailor made means enjoying your holidays exactly how you want it, on an itinerary designed specially for you by our team.

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