Listing ID: 77274

2-Day Experience Of The Traditional Portuguese Country Life Near Lisbon

Discover the wonders of the small village of Chãos, live like a Shepherd for a day, learn the art of being a beekeeper, explore the mysterious caves and its biodiversity and breathe the mountain landscape in a unique experience on the back of a big ears friend!

Enjoy two different days in full contact with nature in the Natural Park of Serras d’Aire e Candeeiros, in the village of Chãos, a mountain village, near Rio Maior, a few kilometers from Lisbon. Feel the pleasures of living in the countryside and take full advantage of the fragances, flavors and the beauty of the surrounding landscape. Discover the places and wonders of the village of Chãos, live the experience of being a shepherd and explore caves full of mystery and biodiversity.

After a good night rest, the next day begins early. During this day you will be able to live the experience of being a beekeeper and still stroll through the beautiful “Serra dos Candeeiros”, on the back of a friendly donkey. An experience not to be missed!!

Day 1
Start the day with an interpretive walk through the village of Chãos, discovering its secrets, its rural heritage and enjoying a well-deserved lunch at the “Terra Chã” restaurant. The afternoon is dedicated to living the experience of being a shepherd for a few hours and taking care of a herd of goats, with shepherd Raul.

Day 2
Just like on the first, this day will be dedicated to the life in the field and to carry out tasks of those who live there. In the morning you will be a beekeeper, identifying the region’s honey flora and unraveling the bees secrets. The day ends with a tour conducted by a friendly donkey, in which you will be able to know the routes and the bidoversidade of “Serra dos Candeeiros”.

- What Will You Do

Day 1
10:00 a.m – Arrival at Chãos - Accommodation in "Terra Chã"
10:30 a.m – Walking tour around the village of Chãos (cisterns, gutters, troughs, traditional construction and bread oven, etc.)
12:30 p.m - Lunch at the restaurant "Terra Chã"
01:30 p.m - Shepherds routes, with the community herd of mountain goats. (a herd with the function of habitat management and prevention of rural fires)
04:30 p.m – Interpretive visit to the Alcobertas cave.
08:00 p.m - Dinner at the restaurant "Terra Chã" + Free evening

Day 2
09:00 a.m – Breakfast
09:30 a.m – Be a beekeeper for a day (identification of the honey flora of the region and unveil the secret of the bees)
12:30 p.m - Lunch at the restaurant "Terra Chã"
01h30 p.m - Donkey ride
05h30 p.m - End of activity

- What To Expect

- Two amazing days, full of tradition and great experiences.
- Explore a region not even known by the Portuguese people, get in touch with ancient traditions and professions, explore the nature, taste some delicious traditional food.
- Get in contact with locals and experience the days as they live.
- A unique experience, with a different way of doing tourism!

- What Is Included

- Accommodation
- Meals
- Monitors
- Material for activities

- What Is Not Included

- Transport
- Extras

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Price per person: 150.00 

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- Duration: 2 days
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