Helpful links

You can find a lot of information on the internet. We have chosen a number of websites for you to enjoy in preparation for your holiday!  Should you find any other interesting website, please inform us.

General information about the region and Portugal  website of the Portuguese Tourist Board with a wealth of information in a number of languages. general information on Portugal and for the centre of Portugal

Information about what to do and to see in the Serra da Estrela


You can find 16 trails

Also on Wikiloc you can find trails.


From Piodão to Chãs d Égua 

Information about the slate stone village Piódão




You can find more slatestone villages here:

waterval  Benfeita to Fraga da Pena








During Winter…is there snow for skiing? Look up at





There is also more and more information on Facebook! Just search for:

Aldeias Portugal; Aldeias do Xisto; Rica-e-bela-Serra do Açor; aldeias de montanha;  serradaestrela ; Oliveira do Hospital


Information about what to do and to see in Coimbra 


This area is famous for its Serra da Estrela cheese!


Is becoming more and more popular. There are many caches hidden in this region.