♣ The region Beira-Alta, where Quinta da Mamadeira is
located, lies in a nature reserve, inviting you to a
very relaxing bicycle ride, horse riding or walking
tours. However, if you prefer to explore the region
by car there are plenty of possibilities for
♣ Picturesque villages like Santar, Linhares and
Piódão in the middle of the Serra do Açor.
♣ Typical villages like Viseu, Lamego and Coimbra, with
one of the oldest universities in the world offering a
wide range of tourist attractions, including museums,
bars and some traditional fado singing.
♣ The Atlantic Ocean with numerous fisherman villages
and sand beaches, like Praia de Mira.