TREKKING

INFORMATION

Easy technical difficulty activity, requires a slight physical condition. It has an approximate extension of 6km, duration of 3 to 4 hours and can be done all year.

DESCRIPTION

An easy walk through the plateau of Freita mountain, to know the best places, culture an local customs of this region. A journey between typical villages, mountain trails and always with excellent scenery. An interpretative program where we look for and present some of the unique geological phenomena found in AroucaGeopark as well as the most important water lines and local structures. The ideal program to enjoy nature and relax with a refreshing air on the mountain. This is one of those places that will make you happy to meet.

INCLUDES

Certified guide, personal accident insurance and civil liability.

Offer: Photographic reporting and cereal bar.

TO TAKE - BRING

Footwear and sportswear suitable for the weather conditions, backpack, food and water.

We provide: Transportation from your accommodation in Oporto, Santa Maria da Feira and Aveiro (not included).

SCHEDULLE

08:30h - Pick up

10:00h - Meeting point - Activity place

14:00h - Expected end

15:00h - Drop off

PRICE FOR GROUPS (price per person)

Group of 2 to 3 participants: 35,00€

Group of 4 to 5 participants: 25,00€

Group of 6 to 15 participants: 15,00€

Group with more than 16 participants: contact us

Transportation from Porto and Aveiro: 10,00€ / person

PROGRAMS:

FREITA PLATEAU

Freita Mountain

An easy walk through the plateau of Freita mountain, to know the best places, culture an local customs of this region. A journey in mountain trails and always with excellent scenery. An interpretative program where we look for and present some of the unique geological phenomena found in AroucaGeopark as well as the most important water lines and local structures.

Difficulty: Easy

Duration: 3 to 4 hours

​Season: All Year

CAIMA AND MIZARELA WATERFALL

Freita Mountain

It is one of the most technical and beautiful routes of the Freita mountain. It begins and ends at Mizarela and its main attraction is the Caima river and the Mizarela waterfall - with more than 60 meters long, is one of the largest waterfalls in Europe. It is a demanding but pleasant walk along mountain paths with many panoramic views and natural pools that with good weather invite you to take a dip.

Difficulty: Difficult

Duration: 4 to 5 hours

​Season: All year

MAGIC VILLAGE

Freita Mountain

The Magic Village as know as Drave is one of the most beautiful and remote villages in Portugal. Surrounded by high hills, it is a mythical place.

The route to the village is a little accentuated route, which allows to have a sublime perspective on Paivô valley. There is a chapel dedicated to our Lady Health that stands out in the mountains.

Difficulty: Easy

Duration: 4 to 5 hours

​Season: All Year

CABREIA AND BRAÇAL

Sever do Vouga

The course begins at the Cabreia waterfall and passes within the perimeter of the mining complex of Malhada and Braçal. In these mines the Galen or lead ore was explored. With obligatory passage in the Bad river that forms the beautiful waterfall of Cabreia. Although it can be done all year round it is a pleasant walk in warm weather, for its route in beautiful woods of oaks, laurel an holly with several points of refreshment.

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 4 to 5 hours

​Season: All Year

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