Currently, there’s a significant focus on preserving our planet, sparking discussions on how to enhance Earth and make it more habitable. However, it’s crucial to balance this environmental awareness with an appreciation for life and the exploration of new places. You have the responsibility to act sustainably, but also the right to enjoy life and discover natural environments.

Connecting with nature not only benefits your mind and body but also strengthens your commitment to ecological responsibility. Across our vast planet, numerous destinations offer enriching experiences aligned with environmental preservation.

With Detours, we not only take you to explore new places but also engage you in a journey that values environmental preservation and respect for local communities.

Paiva Walkways Tour:

  • Enjoy the natural beauty of the Paiva Walkways: a series of suspended walkways along the Paiva River in the heart of Arouca’s Natural Park.
  • 8 km moderate difficulty hike: Appreciate breathtaking landscapes, waterfalls, and local flora and fauna.
  • Eco-friendly transportation: Detours uses hybrid minibusses to reduce carbon footprint.
  • Support for the local economy: Partnerships with local businesses and restaurants ensure that tourism benefits the community.

Peneda-Gerês National Park Tour:

  • Venture into Portugal’s only National Park: Discover the wild beauty of mountains, forests, rivers, and traditional villages.
  • 4×4 Jeep tour: An exciting way to explore the trails and landscapes of the park.
  • Visit mountain villages: Learn about local culture and savor traditional gastronomy.
  • Promotion of environmental preservation: Detours raises awareness among clients about the importance of nature protection.

 

516 Arouca Suspension Bridge Tour:

  • Cross the world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge: An exhilarating experience with stunning panoramic views.
  • Walk to the bridge: A 2 km route through lush nature.
  • Visit the Landscape Interpretation Center: Learn about the region’s history and geology.
  • Responsible tourism: Detours ensures visitor safety and minimizes environmental impact.

Private Canyoning Tour:

  • Descend a canyon with rappelling and jumps: An exciting adventure for nature lovers.
  • Personalized experience: Experienced guides ensure safety and adapt the course to each participant’s level.
  • High-quality equipment: Detours provides all the necessary gear for a safe and enjoyable experience.
  • Environmental respect: Detours follows best practices to minimize the environmental impact of the activity.

Tour in Porto:

  • Discover the city of Porto authentically and sustainably: Explore its historic neighborhoods, monuments, and culture.
  • Walking and public transport use: Options that promote health and sustainability.
  • Local product tasting: Explore the rich gastronomy of Porto and the Northern region.
  • Support for the local economy: Detours promotes local and authentic businesses.

We believes that tourism can be a force for good, promoting environmental, social, and economic sustainability. By choosing Detours’ tours, you contribute to a greener and more responsible future.