Climbing in Portugal

The Portuguese mountains offer some of the most breathtaking views and exciting climbing experiences in Europe. From the rugged peaks of the Serra da Freita to the gentle slopes of the Serra de Sintra, there is something for every skill level.

Whether you are a seasoned pro or a beginner, climbing Portugal’s mountains is an adventure like no other. The beautiful scenery, varied terrain and challenging routes make it an unforgettable experience. But it’s not just about climbing – the local culture, cuisine and hospitality make Portugal a fantastic destination for carrying out various outdoor activities.

Tugar offers climbing activities in the Serra de Sintra and the Serra de Freita.

Safety tips

Climbing can be dangerous if not done properly. It is important to know how to climb safely and what precautions to take. That’s why our guides give a briefing beforehand and accompany you during the activity where your safety is paramount.

Our guides provide all the equipment and gear you need.

Best time for climbing in Portugal

The best time to climb in Portugal is from April to October, when the weather is good and temperatures are mild. However, the climate in Portugal can vary greatly depending on location, so it is important to keep an eye on the weather and plan accordingly.

Other activities

Tugar offers various outdoor activities in Portugal. These include canoeing, canyoning, river trekking and river tubing in the same region. We can also arrange accommodation near the activities. You can put together your own package according to your needs and capabilities. Tugar takes care of the rest. Check out Pick&Mix Portugal, Holiday Packs and Round trip Porto – Lisbon.

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