It's a beautiful time to walk; the Indian Summer time in Portugal. When the temperatures are a bit more forgiving and the grape leaves started turning color. Join and walk the beautiful Dão valley in a small group over the course of a week.
Hiking distance per day varies between 20 - 25 kilometer and is over old rural paths with a low to medium degree of difficulty, mainly relating to the walking up and out and down into of the valley of the Dão river.
Overnight stay will be in small B&B's, lunch is always a picnic on the Caminho and dinner will wait for us in the town at the end of the day's walk.
Costs for a full Caminho do Dão ~ € 620 for foreign hikers, € 520 for Portuguese hikers * (8 days and 8 nights) 05 till 13-10
Costs for a half Caminho do Dão ~ € 350 for foreign & € 290 for Portuguese hikers * (4 days and 4 nights) 05 till 09-10 or 09 till 13-10
People from the Dão valley can join at a discount rate just covering the costs for sleeping and eating.
Price includes sleeping, meals and guide starting at the dinner on 05-10 and ending after breakfast 13-10
Pls explore this website for an impression of the Caminho do Dão.
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* this price difference is taking in account the different economic realities between Portugal and other countries.