The route starts at the EntreSocalcos Hostel.
GPS coordinates

Lat: N 40°19'24.2"
Long: W 7°41'31.5"


The route Garganta de Loriga is a difficult hike to take, however, each step taken is worthwhile, as the unique landscapes are worth all efforts.
The Garganta de Loriga connects the upper plateau of the Serra da Estrela to the village of Loriga, these paths are still traveled today by the shepherds on the banks with their flocks.Throughout the tracking, we can observe traces of the last ice age, as well as four depressions, the covão Boieiro, the covão do Meio (dam), the covão da Nave and the covão da Areia.

Recommended equipment
Walking shoes with track, comfortable clothing, light jacket, water, bran, sunscreen, backpack and camera;
The Price Includes

Transport to the starting point;
Field guide or GPS;
Photographs in digital format (Tour with Guide);
Personal accident insurance;
Liability insurance;

The Price Does Not Include

Transport to the meeting point;
Others not specified as included.

Number of Participants

minimum 4 (Tour with Guide)
minimum 2 (Tour with GPS)


The performance of these activities is subject to weather and logistical conditions.

Type Guided Tour / GPS Tour
Difficulty Difficult
Duration 5H
Distance 12km
Target Linear
Guided tour 30€pax       15€ *
Tour with GPS 25€pax       12.50€ *

* children from 6 to 11 years old

    Pré-Reserva / Booking

    *Data da atividade / Activity Date

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