Top things to do in Parque Natural das Serras de Aire e Candeeiros

Archaeological Site in Parque Natural das Serras de Aire e Candeeiros

Monumento Natural das Pegadas dos Dinossáurios

On the N357 10km south of Fátima in the village of Bairro, this extraordinary quarry is one of the most important locations for sauropod prints in the world, with more than a thousand individual prints. Visits start…
Canyon in Parque Natural das Serras de Aire e Candeeiros

Fórnea

Don't miss stunning Fórnea, Europe's largest natural amphitheatre (around 1km in diameter) in the middle of the limestone park. You can enter from two directions but must go most of the way on foot. The first entran…
Cave in Parque Natural das Serras de Aire e Candeeiros

Mira de Aire

Portugal’s largest cave system, 14km southeast of Porto de Mós, is very commercial and old-fashioned, although the caves themselves are impressive. The 45-minute tour's spiralling 110m descent leads through psychede…
Cave in Parque Natural das Serras de Aire e Candeeiros

Grutas de Alvados & Grutas de Santo António

Discovered in 1964, these caves are the spiky smaller cousins of Mira de Aire, with similarly disco-flavoured lighting. These caves are about 15km southeast of Porto de Mós, and 2km and 3.5km, respectively, south of…