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Aveiro and Paiva Walkways Trip
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Aveiro and Paiva Walkways Trip

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Excellent experience! We recommend it 100%. Norberto super professional and friendly, we visited many incredible places which we would not have known alone, the tour very complete with natural landscapes, charming cities, towns and delicious traditional food, really an experience that you have to do on your trip to Porto.
10 Gabriela
US$ 114.60
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service starts
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Hike through a spectacular valley and discover one of Portugal's most charming cities with this trip to the Paiva Walkways and Aveiro, departing from Porto.

The wooden walkways of Paiva
The canals of Aveiro
A canal bridge in Aveiro
Traditional houses in Costa Nova
Traditional portuguese food
Hiking in Paiva
A boat trip in a traditional moliceiro

Aveiro and Paiva Walkways Trip

We will pick you up from your hotel at 8 am from your hotel or at the Praça da Liberdade square in Porto, as you prefer, and we will take a one hour trip to the Passadiços do Paiva Trailhead.

Once at our destination, we will start a wonderful three-hour walk along these wooden walkways. We will find ourselves in the middle of stunning nature, and the surroundings of the Paiva River, as we make our way through the Arouca Geopark.

Afterward, we will hop on the minibus and drive to Arouca, where we will enjoy a delicious traditional meal. You will have a choice of different dishes, such as the woodfire grilled steak.

Having regained our strength, we'll be on our way to Aveiro, the Venice of Portugal. There we will see the magnificent Republic Square with its elegant 18th century Town Hall and we will pass in front of amazing Art Nouveau constructions such as the Casa do Major Pessoa and the Ergovisão building. We will also try some ovos moles, the famous Portuguese candied eggs.

After discovering the history of Aveiro, we will board a traditional moliceiro boat for a brilliant 45-minute trip along the city's canals, with unique views of the colorful streets!

We will finish the trip by returning to Porto and on the way, we will make a short stop to admire the famous striped houses of Costa Nova. This is a great opportunity to take a souvenir photo of your trip!

After this, our tour concludes back at your hotel at 6 pm.

Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.

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Price

Adults Children from 4 to 12 years old Children under 4 years old
Tour in English
US$ 114.60
US$ 57.30
Free

Tour in English

  • Adults

    US$ 114.60
  • Children from 4 to 12 years old

    US$ 57.30
  • Children under 4 years old

    Free

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Duration

10 hours.

Language The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english, although it may occasionally be done in two languages.

The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english, although it may occasionally be done in two languages.

Included

Pick up and drop off at your hotel.

Transport by minibus.

English speaking guide.

Entry to the Paiva Passages.

Boat trip in Aveiro.

Lunch.

Mineral water.

Tasting of candied eggs.

When to book?

You can book up to the start time, as long as there are places remaining. Book now to guarantee your spot.

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Accessibility

No, not suitable for people with reduced mobility.

Pet-friendly?

No.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

    Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?

    A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.

If you have any other questions please contact us.

US$ 114.60
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service starts

Free cancellation

Free! Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.