Category: Flow

Freya van Dien

Sangemil Sunday Morning Hike ~ a glimpse of history and a full dose of the current reality of life in the Dão valley.

Route: Hotel Beira Dão – Corujeiro – Furadouro – Penedo – várzeas do Rio Dão – Sangemil Distance: 8 km Duration: 3-4 hrs depending on group Hiking level: moderate Lunch: optional at Hotel Beira Dão Costs: € 12,50 for the hike,  € 25 for the hike & lunch (cost for kinds under 12: half price …

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Morning Hike ~ Monastery Santa Maria de Maceira Dão & rio Dão river scape.

Route: Monastery of Santa Maria de Maceira Dão ~ Chapel of Nossa Senhora de Cabeça ~ valley vistas and vineyards ~ shaded path along the river ~ river scape with stepping stones ~ Mosteiro de Santa Maria de Maceira Dão Distance: 7 km Starting time: 9:00 h Coordinates starting point: 40.615829, -7.828865 Duration: 3-4 hrs …

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Day Hike ~ Biodiversity and abandoned mills between Quinta da Ponte & Entre Águas.

Route: Quinta da Ponte – Qta. Dos Ferreiros – Entre Águas – Ponte Dum – Quinta da Ponte Coordinates starting point: 40.701599, -7.579616 Distance: 15 km Duration: 5 – 6 hrs depending on group Hiking level: moderate Lunch: vegetarian picnic provided by Moinhos do Dão ~ Eco Quinta Costs: € 40 (incl. guide, insurance and …

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CdD 1.0 ~ Cooling Dão

One of the special treats of walking along a river. Perfect for our hard working feet: cooling Dão. The first day on the Caminho do Dão was nothing less than perfect. It was long but all went smooth and now we need to rest.