Trás-os-Montes and the full Douro experience

Hello traveler!

We present you the Portuguese region of Trás-Os-Montes and the Douro. Do you know how many municipalities it is composed of? It is made up of 28 municipalities, distributed throughout the territory. And where is it located? This area is located in the northeast of Portugal, surrounded by natural spaces.

The activities that sustain the area with mainly the agri-food and tourism sector, where the historical, cultural and natural heritage also stands out.

How is your gastronomy? Its gastronomy is of excellent quality, since many of its products have a Protected Geographical Indication (PGI), such as the Trás-os-Montes Sweet Potato; with Denomination of Origin (PDO), such as the Vinho DOC Douro or the Azeite de Trás-os-Montes.

Its wonderful nature makes it perfect for hiking activities, so there are a wide variety of routes to discover, which will allow you to disconnect from the busy urban life.

Its abundant craftsmanship makes it possible to discover unique products, made with the best artisan materials.

Enjoy Trás-Os-Montes and the Douro!

TRÁS-OS-MONTES AND THE FULL DOURO EXPERIENCE

Get to know the Trás-Os-Montes area and the Douro through its nature, gastronomy, art and crafts.

Program

1st Day

  • Arrival in Bragança and guided tour, where you will get to know the cultural heritage of the town such as the Castelo de Bragança or the Igreja de São Vicente.
  • Lunch at “Poças” restaurant, where you will taste the typical products of the area such as kid.
  • Dinner at “O Abel” restaurant, based on typical products of the area such as Butelo de Bragança or Mel de Terra Quente.
  • Accommodation at Pousada São Bartolomeu in Bragança.

2nd Day

  • Breakfast.
  • Visit to the Graça Morais Contemporary Art Center.
  • Lunch at “Solar Bragancano” restaurante, made with typical products of the area such as Castanha da Terra Fría.
  • Free afternoon.
  • Dinner at the “Poças” restaurant, with a tasting of typical local products such as “El Cabrito Transmontano”.
  • Accommodation at Pousada São Bartolomeu in Bragança.

3rd Day

  • Arrival at Alfãndega da Fé. Town located approximately 70 km from Bragança.
  • Guided tour of the town, where you will discover its cultural heritage such as the Castle, the Capela da Familia dos Ferreiros or the Torre do Relógio.
  • Lunch at “São Sebastião” restaurant, tasting typical products of the area such as the Fumeiro Terras de Alfãndega da Fé or the Queijo de Cabra Transmontana.
  • Free afternoon
  • Dinner at “Bairral” restaurant, based on typical products of the area such as the Cereja de Alfãndega da Fé or the Borrego Terrincho.
  • Accommodation at Hotel & Spa in Alfândega da Fé.

4th Day

  • Breakfast.
  • Visit to an artisan workshop dedicated to the production of tiles, where a tile decoration workshop will be held.
  • Lunch at “São Sebastião” restaurant, made with typical products of the area such as the Fumeiro Terras de Alfãndega da Fé or the Queijo de Cabra Transmontana.
  • Free afternoon.
  • Dinner at “Lambisco” with typical local products such as cheese.
  • Accommodation at the Hotel Santa Apolonia.

5th Day

  • Breakfast.
  • Arrival in Sernacelhe. Town located 90 km from de Alfãndega da Fé.
  • Guided tour of the town, where you will get to know the cultural heritage of the town such as the Igreja Matriz de Sernancelhe or the Santuário de Nossa Senhora da Lapa.
  • Lunch at “Fabius Restaurant & Co.”, tasting typical products of the area such as honey or Queijo de Cabra Transmontana.
  • Free afternoon.
  • Dinner at “Tasquinha do Mário” restaurant, made with typical products of the area such as maronesa meat or queijo Terrincho.
  • Accommodation at Casa do Castelo.

6th Day

  • Breakfast.
  • Full day excursion to the Serra da Lapa in Mouções.
  • Lunch with local products, such as the Almendôa Douro or the Mel da Terra Quente.
  • Dinner at “Tasquinha do Mário” restaurant, where you can taste typical local products such as maronesa meat or queijo trerrencho.
  • Accommodation at Casa do Castelo.

7th Day

  • Breakfast.
  • Return to the city of origin.

Everything that is included in the program

  • 2 nights at Pousada São Bartolomeu, 2 nights at Hotel & Spa in Alfândega da Fé and 2 nights at Casa do Castelo.
  • Specified lunches and dinners.
  • Tickets to museums.
  • Program activities.
  • Travel insurance.

Optional

  • Transport

Distances

  • 1st Day: Madrid – Bragança: 356 km
  • 3rd Day: Bragança – Alfãndega da Fé: 70 km
  • 5th Day: Alfãndega da Fé – Sernacelhe: 90 km
  • 6th Day: Sernacelhe – Mouções: 22 km
  • 7th Day: Sernacelhe – Madrid: 424 km

How to get to Bragança?

  • By private car is the fastest option from Madrid to Bragança: 4 hours 11 mins
  • By public bus from Madrid -Zamora – Bragança: 5 hous 35 mins
  • By train from Madrid (Chamartín) – Zamora – Bragança: 4 hours 43 mins

Price from

783 per person
  • Minimum of 2 people

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