» Bird watching and beautiful insects, such as dragonflies, inside the property.

» Enjoy a programmed a bicycle riding tour.

» Go canoeing down the Rio Lima. More

» Walks or bicycle rides along the Rio Lima. More

»  Appreciate the theme gardens in Ponte de Lima. More

»  Don´t miss Peneda Gerês National Park. More

»  Enjoy Ponte de Lima’s golf course.  More

»  Spend a day at the Equestrian Club Vale do Lima. More

»  Appreciate Nature at the Lagoons in Bertiandos. More

»  Surf in the powerful Atlantic Ocean, and enjoy the beautiful beaches along the coast. More

» Have a swim in the heated pool at Arcos de Valdevez.


 »  Ponte de Lima – the oldest town in Portugal. Market every two weeks on Mondays.

 »  Ponte da Barca – where the Rio Lima forms a mirror.

 »  Viana do Castelo – a beautiful town with wonderful beaches.

 »  Barcelos – weekly market on Thursdays.

 »  Guimarães – Portugal’s cradle.

 »  Braga – religious capital.

 »  Porto – there is a lot to see and do. We suggest a visit to the Fundação de Serralves.

 »  Gaia – a visit to Porto’s Wine Cellars.

And in each of these places you can taste the various delicacies that Northern Portugal has to offer.

In Casa de Abbades certainly not lacking jams and the freshly green wine.


Accommodation includes free Wi-Fi, access to gardens and pool, free wood supply for fireplaces and barbecue facilities. Upon prior appointment, we have a cleaning service and meals served in the apartments, in the garden, or by the pool. Guests have at their disposal other services such as laundry or babysitting. Check our prices and conditions.