Here the friendliness is as contagious as the landscape is serene. Immerse yourself in the Schist Traditions Ecomuseum and visit its various sites.
A group of small villages in which schist and quartzite predominate.
Villages in Lousã Mountain
Here in the highest village, everything is simple and done following the natural cycle of the surrounding environment.
A soothing resting place for those climbing or descending the mountains. Go onto the top of the village and marvel at the magni
Hidden in dense woodland, it tumbles down the hillside. Make your way down to the threshing floor and enjoy the view over Lousã and its castle.
Walking through the village is a physical and sensory experience. At every step there is a nook, a blind alley, something that one does not know whether it was put there by man or by nature. There are no dissonances. There is just the sound of tranquillit
Only the bells of the flock seem to contradict the feeling that hereabouts time stopped long ago.
If you want to watch the world quietly from a different angle, just sit on the bench at the entrance to the village.
To enter this village is to discover a future in constant change.
Nestling in the shadow of the Penedos de Góis on the left bank of the Ribeira de Pena, Pena appears to challenge the imposing escarpment on the opposite bank.