<>TOUR 3: The Montaria Watermills

Montaria WatermillsDdE


The village of Montaria is the village with the largest number of watermills in Portugal. There are a total of 42 watermills, a number which depicts the importance and use these mills had for the local inhabitants. Visitors will be able to admire some of these ancient watermills (some of which still work) along the same trails that were used by the villagers to reach their mills.

Dates: All year           

Minimum participants: 2 persons                            

Duration:  4hours       

Difficulty: easy 5 kms               

Meeting Point: Montaria (Viana do Castelo)    

Price: 30,00€ per person*  Included: picnic lunch with local food and drinks, V.A.T 23%, insurance, local guide and binoculars.                                               

* Note: special rates for groups. 50% discount for participants less than 15 years-old!