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The Peneda-Gerês National Park, also known simply as Gerês, is the only national park in Portugal . It is located in the Norte region, in the northwest of Portugal, specifically in the districts of Viana do Castelo, Braga, and Vila Real.By using our Peneda-Geres National Park journey planner, you can arrange your visit to Peneda-Geres National Park and other attractions in Peneda-Geres National Park.
The park was created on 8 May 1971 due to its national and international scientific interest, with the aim to protect the soil, water, flora, fauna, and landscape, while preserving its value to the existent human and natural resources. Education and tourism are also goals of the park.
Tours to Peneda-Geres National Park
Nature, Gerês and Braga Waterfalls Small Group Tour with Lunch and Tastings BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $107
Duration: 9 hours
4x4 to waterfalls, lagoons & old village in Gerês Park with Lunch Included BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $95
Duration: 10 to 11 hours
Gerês National Park Tour with Picnic BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $100
Duration: 8 hours
Peneda-Geres National Park Reviews
We are senior citizen. I recommend to people over 70 who can not take long walks to ride the car to all interest points. We suggest to drtive through the park to pass to spain this is an amazing ride ... more »
Een schitterend stuk authentiek Portugal,leuke oude dorpjes waar de tijd heeft stil gestaan.Heerlijk restaurantje in het dorpje Cabril gevonden waar je nog echt Portugees eet. more »A splendid piece of authentic Portugal, nice old villages where time has stood still. Lovely restaurant in the village of Cabril found where you still eat Portuguese.
Gorgeous natural area, Portugal's own green lung! Days and days and days of beautiful sights, peaceful spots, and all the excitement and activities you may want or need. No matter how many times you came already, there's is something more to see and do. I'd say we need over a decade to really get to know this gorgeous place 😁
Just incredible. There's so much to see, we only visited a fraction of the park and were impressed. When you drive your car there, you have to take it slowly - the roads are sometimes extremely narrow. But the park is worth taking your time.
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