Private Full Day Tour to Explore the ‘Portuguese Venice’, Aveiro, Including Paiva Walkway
The Paiva Walkways is an 8 km boardwalk through ruggedly beautiful scenery in Arouca Geopark. Zig-zagging down rocky hillsides, hugging cliff faces and winding along the left bank of the Paiva river, the Passadiços do Paiva were the winner of the World Travel Awards 2016 for the Most Innovative Project in Europe and Europe’s Leading Tourism Development Project 2017. It will be a path through biology, geology and archeology. Arouca Geopark is recognized by UNESCO as a Geological Heritage of Humanity.
- Full Day Private Tour
- Paiva Walkways
- Costa Nova fishing village
- Aveiro Railway Station
- Aveiro Historical Center
- Fish Market
- Boat ride at the city river canals
- Duration: 9 to hours;
- Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Pick-up serviceIn your hotel or accommodation in Porto city center
- Easy CancellationThere is no cancellation fee once Customers Cancel at least 7 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
There is 50% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 3 and 6 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
There is 100% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 2 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
- Pick up/drop off at your hotel
- Paiva Walkways tickets
- Traditional lunch
- Boat ride at Ria de Aveiro
- Wi-Fi and bottled water
- Personal expenses
- Any service that is not clearly specified in the inclusions
This tour starts at 09:00am and we set off towards Aveiro;
Once in Aveiro, we`ll appreciate the beautiful train station which will help us to understand the city`s history;
Afterwards, it`s time for a walk through the old quarter of the city, see the main emblematic buildings and taste one of the delicacies of the city: sweet eggs;
Next is a Boat trip through the canals on a traditional “moliceiro” boat including historical explanation about its importance for the history of the city;
Lunch in a traditional restaurant;
The trip continues onto Costa Nova: the magnificent fishing village with its wooden houses in bright striped colours;
Finally, time for a walk. The Paiva Walkways are waiting for us. Get ready for 8 km of nature and splendour;
Return to your hotel in Porto.
- DO NOT forget your camera!
- Comfortable walking shoes!
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