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Serra do Açor

Rios e Montanhas

.. between the Mountains of
Serra da Estrela and Serra do Açor ..

We are offering to you Holiday Homes each for 2-6 people in Central Portugal in the Mountains between the
Natural Park Serra da Estrela and Serra do Açor.

A Holiday Paradise during the hole year for people,
families or groups, who like to relax in nature.
The ideal spot for you to explore this beautiful region.

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Natural Park Serra Estrela

Swimming at the plenty of River Beaches right in the neighbourhood, Avô, Loriga and many others (click on foto to enlarge/reduce)
You will find a special map with all activities in your holiday home !!


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Casas de Mel in Rio de Mel - São Gião,
between Oliveira do Hospital and Vide


Small Terrace with view to the village
BBQ Area in the garden next to the small river,
where you can relax under fruit trees, smelling flowers
and listening to the sound of water and birds xx

READ MORE - Accomodation/Prices !!
For more information please go to our
Accomodation Site.

We offer to you a budget friendly Holiday
in the small and idyllic village Rio de Mel
"Honey River"
on the trails of traditional
Portuguese village life
between the
Valleys of the Rivers Rio Alva and Rio Alvoco.

Beautiful River Beaches and other Activities in contact with Nature, only 90 km away from Coimbra and 60 km from Viseu., 60 km from Covilhã, close to the small towns Oliveira do Hospital (15 km) and Seia (15 km) and Vide (5 km) with Restaurants, Bars
and all Shopping facilities.

In your holiday home we provide nice bathrooms, kitchen, heating, livingroom with wood burner, TV and free Wifi. Washing machine (with neighbour). 
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In Rio de Mel you can use a public
Swimming Pool, about 200m from your holiday home! By foot just crossing the bridge, after 50 m
passing the spring and community water tanc,
and walking a small path up - safe for children !

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Rios e Montanhas Secret Hiking Spots
We provide you with our special maps with
gps indications at your holiday home xxx
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Seia - Torre - Valley Glacier - Rio Zezere - Manteigas

Small River in Rio de Mel with comunity watertanc
for your handwashing - and well with fresh drinkable spring water right next to your holiday home !!

Natural Waterfalls (Fraga da Pena/Benfeita, Poço do Inferno/Manteigas and others near to your holiday home! click on foto to enlarge/reduce)

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Hiking or Cycling xxx


Our special maps will indicate to you all the nearby
River Beaches, Secret Spots with amazing views and routes for
Hiking, Cycling and Motorcycling, Historical Villages and other
interesting locations in the Region.

CISE Interpretation Center Serra da Estrela

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Dolmen - Prehistoric Hiking Routes
in the Valley of the River Rio Mondego

Hiking Routes Serra da Estrela

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Manteigas Hiking - Trilhos Verdes
Oliveira do Hospital Hiking - Caminhos de Xisto

Arganil Hiking
Seia Hiking


Activities (click on foto and book directly with the operators)

Horseriding with the hole family in Midoes-Tábua
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Canoing on the River Rio Mondego - Tábua

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and other special spots at Serra da Estrela !!

Hiking in the morning - Stand Up Paddle and swimming in the afternoon !

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Touristic program in partnership with Animactiva (Turismo de Portugal License n.º 47/2011)
Hiking Tours with Nuno Adriano Guide NAG
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Stand Up Paddle with


HISTORICAL VILLAGES like Linhares da Beira, Piódão and others Aldeias Históricas de Portugal

Linhares da Beira - Celorico da Beira
Piódão - Arganil
Belmonte- Castelo Branco
Monsanto - Castelo Branco

Traditionel Schist-Villages - Aldeias do Xisto de Portugal

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Serra do Açor - Aldeia das Dez - Colcurinho

Serra do Açor - Benfeita

Serra de Louã - Talasnal
Serra de Lousã - Candal
Serra de Lousã - Castle

& Nossa Sra da Piedade-River Beach

Mountain Villages Alvoco da Serra, Cabeça, Lapa dos Dinheiros, Loriga, Sabugueiro, Sazes da Beira, Teixeira, Valezim e Vide Aldeias das Montanhas - Seia
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Alvoco da Serra
Cabeça - "Christmas Village"
Sabugueiro - Highest Village of Portugal

Oliveira do Hospital click here

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Feira do Queijo - Cheese Market every Spring
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Bobadela - Roman Anfi Theatre
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Meruge - Pork Market in November
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lourisa feira Lourosa - Moçarabe Market

Seia click here

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Caminhos de Montanha -
CISE Hiking Routes
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CISE Hiking Routes
Cabeça a Velha - Serra da Estrela
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Electricity Museum Seia
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Feira do Queijo - Seia
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Bread Museum - Seia

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Toy Museum Seia