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3 day adventure

See medieval Portugal on horseback

3 day adventure

See medieval Portugal on horseback

3 reviews
Paused until 31 August. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Trot past castles, oak forests, and ancient Roman roads in Gerês.
Duration
3 days
Activity level
Moderate
Hosted in
English
Includes
Food, Equipment
3 day adventure

See medieval Portugal on horseback

3 day adventure

See medieval Portugal on horseback

3 reviews
Paused until 31 August. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Trot past castles, oak forests, and ancient Roman roads in Gerês.
Duration
3 days
Activity level
Moderate
Hosted in
English
Includes
Food, Equipment

What you'll do

Horseback ride through medieval villages and oak forests, past castles and ancient Roman roads in Gerês, Portugal's only national park. We'll begin our ride in Campo do Gerês and head to the village of St. Isabel do Monte, where we'll dine on local Portuguese fare and bed down for the night. We'll visit Abadia’s Sanctuary and look out for wild horses on our way to the mountain village of Ventozelo. Finally, we'll trot back to Campo do Gerês, stopping at Caniçada Dam to look out over the Cávado River.

Your itinerary

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Your host

Learn more about Miguel

Miguel

Hi! I'm Miguel, an expert in mountain activities and your local host in Peneda-Gerês National Park. For this experience, Henrique will be your specialized local guide on horseback riding. He'll lead you in an unforgettable experience, giving you a true insight on this natural and historical place. You can count with our flexibility, care and good mood! Safety and environmental responsibility are always assured.

What's included

Accommodation
2 nights in a house
Food
3 lunches, 2 dinners, 1 breakfast
Equipment
Safety equipment

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Where you'll be

Peneda-Gerês National Park, located in the northwest of Portugal, consists of mountain villages and oak forests. It takes just over an hour to drive from the city of Porto to the national park.

Activity advisory

Every adventure follows industry guidelines. We partnered with the Adventure Travel Trade Association, expert leaders in adventure travel, to define best practices and standards for safety.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. The activity level for this adventure is moderate. To perform this activity you need to have previous horse riding experience.

What to bring

Suitable footwear & long pants

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3 day adventure
See medieval Portugal on horseback
3 reviews
From £511/person
3 reviews
From £511/person