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Discovering Sistelo - Hiking Tour
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Discovering Sistelo - Hiking Tour

Our tour begins in the typical village of Sistelo also called "Little Tibet".<br><br>We will mostly use cobbled paths that will take us through fields and villages, giving us a wonderful view of a landscape marked essentially by terraces where the cultures are carried out and which are the origin of the name "Little Tibet".<br><br>We will continue our tour using also the catwalks and the Ecovia of the River Vez that with its green banks completes a frame worthy of the most idyllic places. We end our journey again in the village of Sistelo.<br><br>The route does not allow meals in catering units and it is, therefore, the responsibility of each one to carry the food and drink necessary for the entire journey.
$46.68 per adult
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NolugNod wrote a review Feb 2020
19 contributions4 helpful votes
By the 1€ It costs and the time it consumes is defenitly a stop you should take in mind while visiting the area. The 3 guardian cats will welcome you and your you around the little castle place, and you will have a very worth it view!
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Date of experience: February 2020
Marco T wrote a review Nov 2018
Braga, Portugal142 contributions78 helpful votes
The castle has almost all its walls still standing. That gives you a good idea of how the building was in previous centuries. The tower is home of some exhibitions: in the first floor some remains found during archaeological excavations on site, some of them pre-historic; and on
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Date of experience: October 2018
hans-jaguar wrote a review Jul 2017
Santa Comba Dao, Portugal15,472 contributions623 helpful votes
The “Paço de Giela” is also located into the region of “Arcoz de Valdevez”. On your arrival you can turn to your left and you will find a spacious car park for free, and so you will have to walk a small distance up-hill to the castle. Paço de Giela is a remarkable example of the
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Date of experience: July 2017
Alesha B wrote a review Jul 2017
6 contributions
A visit to the castle where the first King of Portugal lived and tells the history of this people. Has a beautiful view over the village of Arcos Valdevez
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Date of experience: July 2017
John M wrote a review May 2017
Raleigh, North Carolina1,713 contributions717 helpful votes
This is one of the best castle visits in Portugal. It is full of historical presentations about the founding of Portugal in 1141 by the first Portuguese king Afonso Henriques and how he took control of Portugal from King Alfonso VII of Castile and Leon. There is a very large
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Date of experience: April 2017
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