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We are an ecotourism company that offers guided walking tours, donkey tours and bike tours in Serra de Arga Mountain, Peneda Geres National Park and in North of Portugal. We offer a wide selection of tours available the whole year round! We work...more
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Montaria 4925-481, Portugal
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Awesome afternoon walk discovering the beauty of the lagoons of the Serra de Argo, followed by an incredible tasteful picknick prepared by the guide Agostinho Costinha, who's knowledge of the region is truly remarkable! Thanks again for the great experience!

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

If you are ready for discovering the beauty of North Portugal by foot, book your trip with Descubra Minho, lace your hiking boots and - enjoy! There are many good reasons for choosing Descubra Minho as a partner for your holiday: the perfect organisation, the...More

Thank andreaweber818
Reviewed 3 August 2018

One of the highlights of our two weeks in Portugal! Our 3 kids of 10, 7 and 6 years old took in turns a ride on the back of Linda and Carissa, mother and daughter donkey. After a hilly climb, we had a nicely prepared...More

Thank Dieter V
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We spent 2 days donkey trekking with the help of our amazing guide Agostinho. We were well looked after and supplied with everything we needed. The kids loved taking it in turns to ride the donkeys. The accommodation was amazing and nothing like we expected....More

Thank maryhead121
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Our group of 5 and 3 dogs had an amazing time. Even our teenage daughters loved it. It was the highlight of their holiday they said. Beautiful scenery and interesting guides and delicious traditional Portuguese picnic all locally sourced and severed with the local wines....More

Thank Valerie D
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I traveled at the end of April with my sister on the 7 day walk in Northern Portugal. Agostinho was very friendly and helpful. He made every detail very clear in his written instructions and GPS maps. We enjoyed stunning scenery, quaint Portuguese villages, Atlantic...More

Thank javerillrocha
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

was hoping to do do a donkey trail while my mother in law was in town. sent them a message to the number listed on the publicities. they responded once telling me yours need to be booked in advance.. then after sending further questions in...More

Thank d1s2b3
AgostinhoCostinha, Manager at Descubra Minho, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Dear Jendees, Thank you for your review. Just to let you know we speak with our clients by phone and we reply to all questions through phone or email, after the answers, they can book a tour with Descubra Minho or not. The donkey trail...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Descubra Minho’s “Viana do Castelo: Arga Mountain, Lima Valley & Coast” bike tour was amazing on every level. Cycling with guide (and company co-owner) Agostinho was a pleasure. He gave us a real insider’s view of his under-touristed region – its history, economy, food, traditional...More

Thank anncathy
AgostinhoCostinha, Proprietário at Descubra Minho, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you sincerely for travelling with us and for taking the time to share your lovely review. We are delighted to hear you liked the Viana do Castelo: Arga Mountain, Lima Valley & Coast bike tour and the services provided ran smoothly. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews and encouraged to give this a try...... so pleased we did. Even my 16 year old son who isn't too keen on walking loved it. Our guide, Cristina, was great company and looked after us really well, answering all the questions we...More

Thank Rob M
AgostinhoCostinha, Proprietário at Descubra Minho, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you so much to book with us and for taking the time to share your lovely feedback. We are pleased that you and your family enjoyed the trip and services provided. Kind regards, Descubra Minho team

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Agostinho designed a half day tour for us, combining a traditional cornbread making session with a donkey walk to see the local water mill in action. We enjoyed learning how to make cornbread in Carmen's farmhouse kitchen with our boys (aged 9 and 6), and...More

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AgostinhoCostinha, Proprietário at Descubra Minho, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience! One of our goals is share the tourism benefits with rural communities and show the different side of Portuguese life, so we are happy that you enjoyed your trip and have time to learn more about Portugal. Hope to...More

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