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Ancient Lagoon

What you will be doing

The Lagoon was the entrance door for conquers, it has a unique relationship with the Queens' Village and a unique role in locals life. The trails along the margins are of rare beauty. During the way, in-between the land and the sea, we will explore the eco-system diversity and the traditions of the local fishermen.

Option 1

This trail starts and ends at Arelho's car parking, a small village of the 12th century with a strong fishermen tradition. Along the way across the south margins, we highlight the Braço do Bom Sucesso, Poça das Ferrarias and the Fishermen Village.

Level of difficulty 2 (1-4) in a total of 14 kms. Duration is about 3 hours

Option 2

This is a magnificent trail that starts at Várzea da Rainha with an unique view of the castle and ends in the Atlantic Ocean, at the mouth of the Lagoon.

Level of Difficulty: 2,5 (1-4) in a total of 25 kms. Duration is about 4 hours.

Experience is subject to evaluation and availability by our partner

Duration is between 3h or 4h

Spoken in Portuguese, English

Hosted by Tiago Semião from Apedais