The Gran Fondo Schist Villages is an excellent reason for a magnificent weekend in the magical territory of the Aldeias do Xisto (Schist Villages), discovering these mountains as an amazing and spectacular destination for the end of the summer.
● GUIDED VISIT TO THE HISTORICAL PANASQUEIRA MINES - SEPTEMBER 28
With the support of the Municipality of Fundão and the Council of S. Francisco de Assis, we prepared for the 28th a visit to the history of the largest mine complex in Portugal, for participants and companions.
Day 28 (Saturday)
14:30 - departure of Fundão (Fundão Multiusos Pavilion).
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Visit the Cabeço do Pião spot
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - Visit the Barroca Grande spot
18:45 h - Arrival at Fundão
Cost: Free *
* - Although the activity is free, registration is mandatory
For more detailed information, see and download the leaflet:
Information in English and Registration: Available soon
● HIKING ACTIVITY - SEPTEMBER 29
(partnership with Gardunha Viva Association)
Walking tour guided by the Gardunha Viva Association guides.
Day 29 (Sunday)
09:30 - departure of Fundão (Fundão Multiusos Pavilion).
12:30 h - Arrival at Fundão (Fundão Multiusos Pavilion)
More information and Registrations - Available soon
● VISIT TO ALDEIAS DO XISTO (SCHIST VILLAGES
In the counties of Fundão and Pampilhosa da serra are located some of the most iconic Aldeias do Xisto (Schist Villages) network. Barroca, Janeiro de Cima, Janeiro de Baixo, Porto de Vacas, Fajão and Bogas de Cima are some of them, where you can discover the magic, authenticity and the offer of leisure activities.
Go to the discovery in: https://aldeiasdoxisto.pt/