The beautiful coast of Costa Verde located is undoubtedly, a captivating terrain to visit. It is blessed with the picturesque landscapes of the high mountain ranges of Cantabrica and Cordillera.
This region of Portugal is very popular with families staying in holiday rentals. They come to Costa Verde and rent holiday villas and self catering holiday apartments as holiday homes.
The breathtaking views of the mountains, beautiful clear lakes and river valleys help make it a relaxing holiday. Tourists like to visit the local fishing villages, lush forests, narrow passes and deep ravines during their time in Costa Verde.
The assortment of colors of the landscapes is quite stunning. They contrast against the deep blue waters of ocean and green shades of the valleys and forests. This part of Portugal has beautiful crystal blue lakes and rivers that attract many people on fishing holidays. When you are on a self catering holiday in Costa Verde you can visit the mountains and explore the stunning local countryside.
The great thing about this part of Portugal is the diversity of things to do and see. You can go hiking in the countryside, try your hand at climbing or opt for a holiday villa by the sea.
There is so much to see and do in Costa Verde on a family holiday. Many families rent holiday homes and use them as a base to explore the local countryside. Then at night they can sample the local food and wine before returning to their holiday accommodation.
The Costa Verde is recognized across the world for its excellent culinary delights. As this part of Portugal is blessed with a sea full of fish and a rich fertile landscape, there is a great variety of local food. Costa Verde has many specialist local dishes and many tourists are amazed at the variety of excellent local food and wine.
The ambience of this region of Portugal is reflected in its cuisine and you can sample many of the different local dishes. Some of the most popular are salmon, trout, venison, lamb, morcilla, tierra, pork stew, fabada, tipicos and chorizo. There are also many local wines that can be sampled with each course. It is said that this part of Portugal is a culinary dream.
It does not matter if you are looking for a relaxing day by the pool or an energetic day trying your hand at water sports as Costa Verde has so much to offer. It is popular with tourists of all ages and has self catering holiday accommodation to suite all tastes and budgets. You can rent a farmhouse in the country, a self catering holiday cottage in the mountains or a holiday villa by the sea.
For lovers of local night life, you can rent a holiday apartment in one of the local towns and enjoy the busy bars and restaurants that this region of Portugal has to offer. It is no surprise that tourism is growing each year in Costa Verde and many families return this beautiful place year after year renting holiday homes.
Andrew Gibson is MD of Direct Holiday Bookings. It has holiday villas to rent in the Costa Verde .