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Misarela/7 Lagoas Gerês National Park

nature walk

Misarela/7 Lagoas Gerês National Park

8 reviews
Duration
10 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Equipment, Transportation, Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English, French, Portuguese
nature walk

Misarela/7 Lagoas Gerês National Park

nature walk

Misarela/7 Lagoas Gerês National Park

8 reviews
Duration
10 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Equipment, Transportation, Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English, French, Portuguese

What you'll do

This excursion will start at the meeting point at 10:00h...The first point of interest will be the bridge of Misarela.This monument is linked to several pagan beliefs and legends, one of which attributes the construction of the bridge to a pact between a fugitive and the devil, which earned him the epithet "Bridge of the Devil"... Just after the visit to this place we will have lunch in a local restaurant about 5 minutes where we can enjoy the strong local gastronomy of the region ...After lunch (14:00h) we start a short trip to Xertelo where we will begin our walk of about an hour to 7 lagoas, to enjoy the magnificent landscapes...Once there time to explore the various lagoons and waterfalls and take a dip in its crystal clear waters...This is one of the best kept secrets of the geres and as such is well worth the walk...Around 17:30 a picnic lunch with local products will be served to all the participants and then return to Xertelo...On the way back to the meeting point you will pass through the village of Fafiao and Ermida and several viewpoints along the way. Estimated arrival at the meeting point 20:00/20:30h... Hope you enjoy the tour.

Your host

Nelson Rui

Nelson Rui

Hi,we are Nelson and Rui... We love hiking and camping, whatever is outdoor activities preferably in the wild mountain ... We both work in a house of shows in guimaraes called São Mamede C.A.E. We love traveling and meeting new people and cultures. Gerês National Park has been one of ours greatest delights ever since we were young boys. We´ve been having fun getting to know the top of each of its mountains, the peacefullness of everyone of its meadows, and the refreshing sounds of its soothing rivers. And we are eager to share our magical Gerês with the rest of the world.

What's included

Food
Best traditional local lunch in a traditional restaurant with local cuisine... Mid afternoon snack with local produce
Drinks
Bottled water During the Tour
Transportation
From the meeting point (contact us for transportation from Guimarães or Braga, extra 20€)
Equipment
Photos to be sent to each participant and power bank available to upload mobile devices

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Where you'll be

Explore the beauty of the Peneda-Gerês National Park which is a protected area of Portugal. Ponte da misarela-Legend has it that it was built by the devil himself. Even today, this bridge is the object of worship and superstition among the local people. 7 Lagoas-Lose yourself in the charm and refresh yourself in the beautiful and secret 7 ponds in Gerês, a wild place and possibly unattainable to most people, with clear, pure water. View points.

Availability

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

We are a company that aims to enhance the true mountain experience ... it is important for us to get to know people so we can provide the best possible experience...any doubt talk to us please.
Nelson Rui
nature walk
Misarela/7 Lagoas Gerês National Park
8 reviews
From €70/person
8 reviews
From €70/person