North coast: water sports, cared for landscape and the flavour of the sea
If Portugal is a small territory which has a wide variety of landscapes, it is not surprising tha...
Birdwatching in the North
Portugal is among Europe's top destinations to watch birds in their natural habitat. The north is rich in scenarios that allow direct contact with nature and tranquility.
Trás-os-Montes: In touch with nature
Practice sports in the parks of the Trás-os-Montes region. Scroll the Saws of Montesinho and Lombada on foot and by bicycle or comfortably by car....
Geotourism in the north of Portugal
Since this is a different activity, geotourism in Portugal has increasingly attracted fans, especially those who enjoy spending their holidays and...
Discovering the Natural Park of Peneda-Gerês
Discover this vast amphitheatre sculptured by geological formations, winds and water.
The land of wild horses (Soajo Mountain)
The Soajo Mountain is in the Peneda-Gêres National Park and has one of the most unique landscapes in northern Portugal, with its traditional granar...
Alvão Natural Park
In the north of Portugal, between Vila Real and Mondim de Basto, there is this little haven called the Alvão natural park. It was established in 1983 and covers just 70 square kilometres, but it is home to endangered bird and animal species. Fisga...
Douro International Natural Park
In the northeast of Portugal, in the Trás-os-Montes region, the River Douro marks the border with Spain. This river can be seen flowing through the almost 122km long Douro International Natural Park.