Penhas Douradas

A geological formation at an altitude of about 1300 metres, in the Natural Park of the Estrela Mountain. This is also the place with the very first mountain resort, before several other resorts with chalets that may be seen today on the Estrela Mountain.


Penhas Douradas
6290,Penhas Douradas


  • Natural elements
  • car access

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