Portugal is the perfect destination for any active traveler with so much geographical beauty, storied history and vibrant culture to experience—from its Roman ruins and medieval fortresses to its lush landscapes and delicious food and wine; and bustling cities like Lisbon and Porto. The westernmost country on the European mainland, Portugal was controlled over millennia by diverse peoples such as the Ibernians, Celts, Romans, Visigoths and Moors before gaining its independence in 1139. Since then, the Portuguese have had a profound impact on the world as 16th-century Portugal had colonies as far-flung as Brazil, India, China, and Africa. Today over 250 million people speak Portuguese. The best way to explore both Portugal’s past—it has 15 UNESCO World Heritage Sites—and present is up close on an active vacation. Join us and meet friendly locals, learn about the country’s architecture and wine regions, and take in the scenic landscapes of the Douro River Valley, Peneda-Gerês National Park, and Caminho de Santiago walking path.
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Begin in Alentejo, where you’ll pedal through landscapes full of cork forests, vineyards, and olive groves to Évora, known for its well-preserved medieval center. Continue along the Guadiana River to the Algarve—Europe’s sunniest destination.
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Portugal is a land of welcoming people who have been open to foreign influencers throughout history. On this new walking vacation we’ll discover the hidden secrets of three of Portugal’s most beautiful regions: the Minho, the Douro River, and eastern Beiras.
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