A great family destination is Serra da Estrela, located in center Portugal. This one is a popular destination during the winter. Being the highest point of continental Portugal is the best place in the country for snow sports.
So if you are a snowboard, sky or another winter sport fan, Serra da Estrela is definitely the right choice for your family when planning a winter vacation. Also, during the winter or any other time of the year, there are plenty other experiences to enjoy. Bread-making is a must-do of the region and family friendly.
Going to Seia village you’ll have the chance to visit a bread museum, and if you and your family are real foodies, will also have the opportunity to learn how to make this delicious bread. If interested in exploring the historic side of the region, you should go to Belmonte or Covilhã. These two places offer some of the region’s best museums, cultural and architectural heritage.
To enjoy nature during any time of the year you can also go hiking, discovering some wonderful places, with amazing waterfalls and landscapes.