Outdoor experiences

Outdoor experiences at Carmo’s style

Picnic at the garden

Re-live the ritual of pic-nic which Carmo’s prepares specially for the guests  at the sound of music, in the company of books, traditional flavours and a “minhota” blanket (requires booking in advance)

Carmo’s Enchanted World 

Visit our Enchanted World!… A space for adults with a children’s spirit, that we all have inside us! … Free access for hotel guests.

TEA ROOM – with a collection of Music boxes. From 16 hours | 4pm (hourly), listen to the music boxes… Here you can enjoy a cup of tea hot or cold and enjoy from the space.

DOLLHOUSE – with a collection of dolls’ houses, a recreation of the old relation teacher / student in the elementary school of the 60’s, among other toys and dolls, and also a mailbox to send letters to Santa …

The house of Frederico – Carmo’s pony and his mini riding arena…

Living Nature nearby Carmo’s …

Walking Tour at Ecovia Rio Lima (entrance near hotel)

With a total length of about 70kms, walk along the Lima river banks, crossing the Protected Area and Zone of International Importance. There are many surprises along the way and the landscapes are unforgettable! … If you wish, we can prepare a snack basket for you (must be ordered in advance)

If you want to know more information in detail about the various Ecovias, Routes and Tracks: See here 

One Day at National Park Peneda-Gerês

The Peneda-Gerês National Park is a pure beauty scenario, where you can breathe fresh air and traditions … Come and be enchanted by its heritage, crafts and ethnography … Discover its landscapes with a unique beauty … its viewpoints … waterfalls and lakes …

Scenic and ethnographic walking tour at the World Biosphere Reserve Biosphere (UNESCO) – at the door of Peneda Gerês National Park

we suggest the Ecovia do Vez – Passadiços do Vez 

Ecovia with almost 33 km in total, divided into 3 stages, walking through the green of moss and trees, to the sound of a continuous symphony of running water, in a territory rich in unique natural values to preserve and enhance. During this stage you will be able to observe water cascades, walk on wooden walkways, observe the existing fauna and flora and visit one of the most typical villages of Arcos de Valdevez, the parish of Sistelo – so called as the “Portuguese Tibet” and one of the “7 Wonders of Portugal – Villages ”. Stop for lunch in Sistelo. | Included: Guide, transport and insurance.

Jeep Tour Lagoons Peneda-Gerês National Park  + Sistema – so called the “Portuguese Tibet” and one of the “7 Wonders of Portugal, Villages”

This tour will take you to discover the most beautiful lagoons of the World Biosphere Reserve and the Peneda-Gerês National Park. For nature and 4×4 lovers, this is the ideal tour to discover the imposing mountains, to appreciate all the beauty of the cultural and scenic heritage of this region. All routes are carried out with the strictest respect for nature and local people. (Duration approx. Between 4h (min) to 8h (Max). Includes: Guide, driver, transport and insurance.

Speak with us and live an intimate and exclusive experience in a rural environment, close to everything…