Portugal Historic Village Hiking
The Iberian Peninsula's best-kept secret, Portugal's countryside is dotted with medieval castles and hilltop villages - a land characterized by old-world charm and welcoming people. Journey from one picturesque village to another, learning about Portugal's citizens, culture, and rich history. Hear tales of Roman rule and successive invasions by Visigoths and Moors, and take in the haunting sounds of fado singers on a walking tour of Lisbon's old quarter. Feel the soul of Portugal as expert local guides bring the past and present to life.
- Marvel at stunning views from a mountaintop castle overlooking "the most Portuguese village in Portugal"
- Enjoy hikes through the Serra da Estrela National Park in the mountainous central massif
- Take a walking tour of Lisbon, with its Gothic cathedrals, majestic monasteries, and narrow lanes
Minimum Age: 16
- Adventure and Active
- Educational and Learning
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|1||Arrive in Lisbon|
|2||Journey to Salvaterra do Extremo & Hike to Monfortinho|
|3||Hike to the Villages of Idanha-a-Velha, Monsanto & Penha Garcia|
|4||Explore the Villages of Sortelha, Belmonte & Linhares da Beira|
|5||Hike in Serra da Estrela Natural Park|
|6||Visit the Village of Piodao & Arrive in Lousa|
|7||Leave Lousa & Enjoy Fado in Lisbon|
|8||Depart from Lisbon|