Top Choice Forest in Luso & Mata Nacional do Buçaco

Mata Nacional do Buçaco

The aromatic forest is criss-crossed with trails, dotted with crumbling chapels and graced with ponds, fountains and exotic trees. The most accessible paths lead to pretty Vale dos Fetos and Fonte Fria, where swans …
Church in Luso & Mata Nacional do Buçaco

Santa Cruz do Bussaco

Tucked away behind the Palace Hotel do Buçaco, this is what remains of a convent where the future Duke of Wellington rested after the Battle of Bussaco in 1810. The atmospheric interior has decaying religious painti…