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“Nice Park”
Review of Arouca Geopark

Ranked #2 of 15 things to do in Arouca
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

If you want to perform traking in a very nice and beautiful place it is worth going to Paçadisso do Paiva. The tracks are very good in perfect conditions to a safe walking. Be prepared in the summer with lots of wather and snacks!

Thank MarceloO1171
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

The geoparque is nice to walk around, do trecking. Amazing contact with nature, beautiful views and lanscapes, waterfalls, cows, rivers,...

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great day out for nature lovers. 8km walk - hike, on man made trails following the river. Lots of parts are under shade, but a hat is recommended on hotter summer days.

1  Thank Kisgyopar
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

So awfull to see what the fires have done to the area. Only a third of the stairs are still able to be climbed. Would have loved to see the forrest with all threes instead of a terrible dark hillside. Destroyed

Thank Fam B
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This trip was the highlight of our visit.We drove from arouca village,there are signs to all trails.The road is narrow sometimes, and you should choose parking well. At first we walked up endless wooden stairs to photograph the amazing canyon and lively acricultural fields on hills, but then we decided to walk a wooden trail along the river(a bit above).As it was hot in july,so we decided to climb down about 100 m to the river to take a bath.The water was surprisingly pleasant,cool but not ice cold with little waterfalls and lots of beautiful shimmering pebbles,some of them with lots of quartz.This geopark is fantastic,unfortunatly we have seen only a tiny region!Next time I will plan more than a day for visiting it!

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