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From Porto: Hiking and Swimming in Gerês National Park

Product ID: 168810
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Explore the Gerês National Park and its amazing waterfalls. Take an 8 to 10-kilometer hike into the heart of the Park, enjoy a picnic potluck with breathtaking views, and have a refreshing dive into the clear waters of the Park's natural pools.
About this activity
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Duration: 10 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French

Pickup included

Hotel pick-up in Porto is available for an additional €5 (must be requested in advance).

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  • Enjoy a hike in Gerês National Park
  • Relax and swim in one of the park's natural pools
  • Stop to see waterfalls and take in stunning views along the way
Full description
Head to Gerês National Park on this 10-hour excursion from Porto. Stop for coffee along the way, before arriving at the park.

From June to September, enjoy an 8-kilometer hike that takes you past 10 magnificent natural pools (from November to May, the hike will be 10 kilometers long). Stop to enjoy a refreshing swim along the way. Once you reach the heart of the Park, enjoy a picnic as you admire the stunning views around you. A small picnic will be provided, but if everyone brings something to share, it will be more of a feast. 

After taking in the views and fresh air, you’ll return to Porto.
  • Insurance
  • Round-trip transportation between Porto and Gerês National Park
  • Experienced guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Food and drinks
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• You must be able to easily walk a distance of 8 kilometers
• In the summer, Gerês can be a bit hot, so please be sure you can handle 30C temperatures
• This tour requires a minimum of 2 participants to operate. It will be canceled if the minimum is not met

From £57.85 per person

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Product ID: 168810