Go for a stroll in the beautiful city of Viseu, 10 kilometres away, the “the garden city”! There are so many things to discover, history, architecture, people, gastronomy and the traditional street market held every Tuesday. A visit to Molelos – where you must not forget to buy traditional Portuguese black pottery. You can also visit other incredible and unique villages: Tondela, Nelas, São Pedro do Sul, Mangualde.
Coimbra, the legendary traditional University City is only a one-hour away. Conimbriga, near Coimbra, you can admire an ancient roman city and the Sanctuary dedicated to Nossa Senhora de Fátima and Três Pastorinhos.
The Museum of Bread is very informative and good for children. It has a traditional restaurant and is an ideal stopping off point for lunch on the way up to the top of the Serra da Estrela mountains.