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Crossing Peneda-Gerês National Park (Hiking) - Stage 1


    Tour Operator: Keen Tours     11 hours     Travel method: Walking     Region: North (Braga)

Tourém - Pitões das Júnias


Rates

Person: 190€


Duration

11 hours


About

The historical village of Tourém is the starting point of our journey. This hike starts near the Spanish border and goes through the Mourela Plateau, enjoying its amazing moorland in contrast with the horizon of mountain peaks.

During this stage you’ll discover ovens and other communitarian buildings, the memory of the old microstate of Couto Mixto and other peculiar heritage related its borderland nature.

Reaching the picturesque village of Pitões das Júnias is the goal for this day.


Specifics

  • 19.3 km (11.99 mi) long hike
  • 1380 m (4528 ft) highest elevation
  • 804 m (2638 ft) of elevation gain
  • 22.7% of maximum incline
  • Suitable for ages from 2 to 75 years old
  • Duration: full day – 9:00 to 20:00
  • For groups of 4 or more people, please call or e-mail to book

Pick-up & Drop-off

At accommodation in Braga or in a convenient location in the Park


Recommendations

  • Wear weather and hiking appropriate clothes and shoes
  • Bring sunscreen (if relevant)

Includes

  • Pick-up and Drop-off at accommodation (Braga/ Gerês)
  • SUV with all seats facing forward
  • Toddler/child car seats available (9 to 36 kg)
  • Lunch, snacks and water
  • Photos and videos
  • Specialized local guide with first aid training and carrying a first aid kit
  • A second guide handling all the logistics
  • A 2,00 € contribution for a conservation project
  • All equipment necessary for the activities
  • Insurance, both personal and liability



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Important information

Recommendations:



  • Wear weather and hiking appropriate clothes and shoes

  • Bring sunscreen (if relevant)


The tour/activity includes:



  • Pick-up and Drop-off at accommodation

  • Ride in a SUV with all seats facing forward

  • Toddler/child car seats available (9 to 36 kg)

  • Lunch, snacks and water

  • Disposable masks (and extra PPE, if required)

  • Photos

  • Specialized local guide with first aid training and carrying a first aid kit

  • A second guide handling all the logistics

  • A 2,00 € contribution for a conservation project

  • Private tour

  • All equipment necessary for the activities

  • Insurance, both personal and liability


The tour does not include:



  • Personal expenses

  • Gratuities

  • Swimwear

  • Towels (you can rent one for 2€)


Meeting point:



  • At your accommodation


The day before you will receive an e-mail with pick-up schedule, weather forecast and your guide's details.



  Meeting Point Information

Pick-up and Drop-off at accommodation (Braga/ Gerês)

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