Here you will find the peace, natural beauty and silence of the mountains. This mountainous destination, in addition to being the largest mountain in Portugal and one of the best Portuguese destinations, is also one of the Geoparks with the title of UNESCO World Heritage.
It is located in the center of Portugal and is a reference destination for a large part of the Portuguese and tourists, in the colder seasons due to the famous snowfalls. However, Serra is not just about this.
After a convenient hotel pickup, follow your guide through the highest mountain in Portugal — with insightful commentary provided by a friendly and knowledgeable guide.
The Tower is the point with the highest altitude, not only in Serra da Estrela but also in mainland Portugal. It is an attractive place thanks to the snow sheets formed in winter that allow for various sports practices, while in summer it is possible to enjoy a view down to the sea of Figueira da Foz.
Its time to recover energy tasting regional products, and to visit some more local shops.
Serra da Estrela is one of the only places in the country that receives snow, making it a novelty for locals and tourists.
You will taste delicious Portuguese food in the bread museum.
One of the most amazing sights in the Serra da Estrela is without a doubt the surrounding lagoons.
This beach is right inside the Serra da Estrela Natural Park, in the Loriga glacial valley, traces of which are still visible. The pure, crystal clear waters of Loriga River Beach come from a spring in the mountains, and it is surrounded by a preserved environment, in a rugged area of outstanding natural beauty.