When I heard about a Dutch-owned ecological estate surrounded by nature in northern Portugal, my enthusiasm was triggered right away. This could only mean one thing: total serenity. Karin and Jan had been waiting for me with a welcome drink. I took a sip and looked around. An old farm spanning 6 hectares with a large mansion and gorgeous granite houses. Such a stunning place.
Karin told me that she and Jan purchased this magnificent piece of Portugal to realise their dream in 2005. Everything here is about ecology and the organic lifestyle. Breakfast consists of organic food, for instance. I asked Karin about her main source of pride and her eyes lit up. She told me all about their ecological swimming pond, the centrepiece of their holiday location.
Once the sun had set, I was surprised with a regional dish prepared by chef Antero and a glass of their very own wine. An absolutely delicious meal. It felt like time had stopped and a weight had been lifted from my shoulders. Jan invited me on a hike around Quinta Vale Porcacho the next day. I couldn't wait...
It's possible at the time of booking due to Covid-19, services and facilities are different than when your holiday begins. As the services and facilities mentioned are subject to change, no rights can be derived from this.
Are you booking a flight holiday? Then a rental car of the lowest category (Small Class) is selected as standard for your trip and you have the option of upgrading the rental car. You can pick up the rental car at the airport and drive to your accommodation yourself.
Are you booking a holiday with own transportation? Then the rental car is not included in your trip and you can (at some destinations) book the rental car if you are interested. When you book your rental car, you can pick it up at your destination and drive to your accommodation yourself. The transport to the pick-up point of the rental car is arranged by you.
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