Beira Raiana emerges as a land of rare beauty, where the mixture between granite, quartzite and human strength play the main role in the evolutions of its vast history. A region with ecosystems/nuclei of undeniable landscape and environmental value. While on the plains the forest of holm oak and cork oak, next to the streams we find riparian species of undeniable value.
But without a doubt, it’s in the civilizational plane that this region has its greatest splendor. In each village, in every corner that composes it, are recorded the changes that transform the civilizations since of several times: Prehistory, Celts, Roman Classicism, Suevo, Visigothic, Arab and Middle Ages.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Covilhã or other location to be defined|
Comfortable and appropriate clothing and footwear, Windstopper, backpack with solid and liquid food reinforcement, hat and sunscreen.
Program oriented by a degree in Sports Sciences and Tourism, possessing the First Aid course and knowledgeable about the territory in question.
Since 18€ per person. Price per person designed for a minimum group of 30 pax.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
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Meeting point: to be defined
Presentation of the tour guide and departure to the program start location
Guided tour of a traditional oil press;
Guided visit to the historic village of Monsanto: “The village of granite”;
Ascend to the castle of Monsanto;
Free lunch at Monsanto (Not included in the program);
Guided visit to Penha Garcia, “The village of the fossils”, including the visit to the milling nucleus of the Ponsul river;
Tasting of homemade jams during the visit (Included);
Delivery of tourist documentation
End of the program