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One of the many dams in the national park which provide the lakeside scenery, this dam permits access to a circular route on the western side of the park. An interesting diversion close to the dam is the beaten earth road which follows the southern end of the lake. One must…
Has a nice view but I guess all the views in Gerês are in general beatifull; the Dam itself is not a big deal
As part of a road trip through Northern Portugal I visited part of the National Park, including Vilarinho das Furnas. The Dam it super high but most impressive of all is the dramatic landscape it creates in the surrounding area. And I loved the wild saffron blooming all over the…
An impressive view over the mountains and the water. Also, at night, it feels huge and even respectful because you barely have lights over there.
Beautiful setting with views of the lake and surrounding mountains. You can walk along the top of the dam. Water level was high so the village was not visible.