The main concept of the accommodation unit of Tourism in Rural Space Cantinho do Cantador is the exploration and animation offer based on Nature Tourism and Geotourism, with associated logistic conditions for the practice of sports and availability of local products, to purchase or consume on the premises.
The territory wich includes the house, the municipality of Monção, a short walk from Peneda Geres National Park and the Minho River Valley, allows the exploration of unique resources across the North region of Portugal, as the Glacier of Alto Vez and fauna, flora and geological landmarks of the park, providing accommodation to nature lovers, especially the lovers of nature and geological tourism.
An obligatory reference to the fact that part of the parish is the vicinity of an important protected area like the Peneda Geres National Park, which is in itself a potential that should not be neglected. The parish has a rich cultural and built heritage, they can highlight the numerous houses of Minho’s traditional architecture, the parish church, the Veiga’s Bridge and the Cardenhas of Santo António de Vale Poldros. As a tourist point of interest a special mention to the Branda de S. António, legendary for its beauty and magnificent landscape and river Mouro, from which it takes its name, and where you can practice extreme sports and trout fishing.
The nature tourism requires the integrated practice of diverse activities, ranging from the enjoyment of nature through a walk, the practice of hiking, climbing, caving, orienteering, biking or horseback, water and underwater activities, among others, always contacting the rural environment and local cultures through their cuisine and ethnographic demonstrations, thematic routes, including historical, archaeological or astronomical.
Get unique sensory experience and a real interconnection with nature.