A fabulous day spent in the national park, exploring the many waterfalls, swimming in secret lagoon, having a delicious picnic and mainly having loads of fun with our small group and two amazing Detour guides!
Start your morning with pickup from your centrally located Porto hotel, having remembered to pack your swimsuit, then travel north to the Peneda-Gerês National Park.
On arrival, set off on your trek as your guide leads you along natural walkways rich in varied plant life, deep into the park’s forest. Explore the Matas de Albergaria, taking the opportunity to capture striking pictures in the wooded glade.
Follow the Arado River until you discover Cascata Tahiti, the picturesque waterfall set among the greenery. Enjoy refreshing dip in its basin, then unwind in the idyllic as you savor a picnic lunch.
When replenished, head back to your transport vehicle and relax as you’re dropped back to your hotel.
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Simply amazing! Wonderful day spent in the Geres national park, with amazing views of the forestry and waterfalls, a swim among the waterfalls, a scenic picnic lunch, and additionally João provided a thorough history of the area and the lifestyle of the people living in...More
Amazing day spent in a very relaxing and beautiful Geres waterfalls park - from on time pick up to perfectly organised day with the guides showing us secret lagunas outside of the beaten paths and crowds. Fantastic picnic in the middle of the day with...More
We chose to take a day out of the bars and streets of Porto and decided to seek out some waterfalls and rivers Geres National Park. The journey was very comfortable and not too long (under 2 hours including a stop for Breakfast), having been...More
Jonas and Carlos were fabulous guides and led us in a wonderful day of history, nature, folklore and more. Their quick thinking and 'can do' attitude led to a fabulous outcome even though things did not go as smoothly as planned. On the day of...More