What does (central) Portugal offer? Discover Portugal from Casa das Flores. The best beaches, many opportunities for activities and special sights and beautiful nature. Casa das Flores is the ideal location to discover Portugal.
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The Costa de Prata has some of the most beautiful beaches in Portugal and several close to us, such as Praia Pedrogão, Praia de Vieira, Sao Pedro de Moel, Sao Martinho do Porto or Nazaré for example. Click here for more information about the beaches.
There is also a lake with a small beach a few kilometers away. The Lagoa de Ervedeira is ideal for swimming and SUP.
Portugal has a rich history and it can still be admired in many places.
Leiria is the nearest city and is versatile, with the 12th century castle, a large shopping mall, but also a nice center for food and drinks.
The monasteries of Alcobaça, Batalha and Tomar or the medieval town of Obidos are certainly worth a visit.
But Central Portugal offers much more; such as the Peniche peninsula, known as a surfing location, but also with magnificent views over the Atlantic Ocean and starting point to the special island of Berlenga. But also the old university city of Coimbra, the sanctuary of Fatima, the oldest Roman ruins in Conimbriga and the caves of Mira de Aire. You must also see the beautiful town of Aveiro with its salt pans and gondolas.
A day trip by train or car to Lisbon or Porto with their rich history is also possible from Monte Redondo (with train station).
Look for all the points of interest on our special page.
In the vicinity of Casa das Flores there are many restaurants, check the restaurant page for more information.
Within walking distance are cafes and pastelaria where you can relax with a cup of coffee, wine or a beer and maybe eat a light snack (Petiscos). The bakers have fresh warm bread all day, including Sundays.
Portugal offers many opportunities for activities, many of which are close to Casa das Flores. You can cycle, go karting, horseback riding, hiking, fishing, bird watching, water sports such as kayaking, surfing, swimming and SUP.
Mountain biking is very popular and the nearby cycle route along the Atlantic Road is constantly being expanded. We have bicycles available at very reasonable rates.
Portugal, but also the Costa de Prata is an excellent area for Ornithology (bird watching), it is located on the migratory routes and in a varied geographical area.
For more information, see the following pages:
- Horse riding
- Playing golf
- Bicycle tours
- Spa and Thermal baths
We can help you with booking activities, renting materials, tips for places of interest.
In addition to a rich culture, beaches and many special sights, Portugal also offers beautiful nature. There are many areas that offer a walk (passadiço) to enjoy nature. In addition, there are many river beaches (praia fluvial) in the most beautiful places.
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