Travel through the Schist Villages of Lousã on this half-day tour from Coimbra! On this tour, you'll get to visit the beautiful Serra da Lousã, Arouce Castle and Schist Villages of Cerdeira, Candal, Casal Novo and Talasnal. If you're looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life and to soak up small-town history, then this is the tour for you!
After pickup in Coimbra, we went to the Serra da Lousã where we start the visit in Arouce Castle and the River Beach Senhora da Piedade inserted in incredible natural beauty. The Slate is a permanent presence.
The first visit is the Schist Village Cerdeira, which is a place of artistic creation, through international artist residencies, training workshops, and small creative experiences.
Following the Candal is nestled in the Serra da Lousã, on a hill facing south. After Candal continue to Talasnal is the Schist Village of Lousã that gave more visibility and charisma.
Finally, Casal Novo develops in the steep slope, oriented to the north with the surrounding trees the village allows to realize their profile.