: Achada / Ericeira
: Serra da Estrela
: Achada / Ericeira
VIILA CAEIROS (ERICEIRA):
Watch movies on the private outdoor Cinema while refreshing with the exclusive sparkling wine 'Villa Caeiros', by the Pool. Enjoy the absolute peace and privacy.
Visit a reproduction of a traditional Portuguese village with houses on a smaller scale. Taste the famous Portuguese bread of Mafra manufactured and sold on site.
ERICEIRA (5 kms):
The 12 existing beaches in Ericeira are known for its richness in minerals. Charles Lepierre, chemical engineer, found them, fifty years ago, as 'the fulcrum of the highest concentration of iodine throughout the Portuguese coast'; excellent restaurants with fresh fish and seafood; Practice Surf (Surf World Reserve); Hiking near beaches; Bars;Nightclubs;
MAFRA (6,5 kms):
Visit the National Palace of Mafra (convent built by the King of Portugal as a promise to the monks - as written in the book of the Nobel writer, Saramago);
SINTRA (30 kms):
Visit: Palace of Pena; Palace of Monserrate; practice Golf in Penha longa; practice Paint-ball;
CASCAIS (40 kms):
Visit Casino do Estoril; Several Beaches; Golf;
LISBON (40 kms):
Visit Lisbon Oceanarium (Expo); Casino de Lisboa (Expo); Jeronimos Monastery (Bethlehem); try the well known Pastels of Bethlehem with Oporto wine; Visit Castle S. Jorge; Hear Fado in Bairro Alto (recently considered heritage of humanity); Visit Docklands (nightlife), Chiado (shopping);
Note1: At the arrival, we will have a book ready for you with sugestions, along with pictures, homepages, directions and contacts for every destination.
Note2: There are about 15 available Supermarkets located between 5 to 7 kms from VIlla Caeiros.
Note3: Safety Pool (Children): Thinking about the absolute safety of your children, Villa Caeiros provides an alarm system 'Safety Angels' (more details on youtube). It's based on bracelets that are placed on the pulse of the Children which triggers an alarm in case of immersion of the Child or by more than 50 meters away from the base of the alarm.
Several toys and devices for the pool are provided. An inflatable pool for small children can be provided (by request).