The fifth movement of Beethoven's 6th Symphony is Allegretto, depicting the joyful shepherd's song full of cheerful and thankful feelings after the storm. In Montemuro Mountain, in the surroundings of Viseu, you can be shepherd for a day and experience these happy feelings!
Can you imagine being a shepherd for one day? The municipality of Castro Daire has created a unique package that includes this amazing experience, ideal for nature lovers and for travelers in search of new places and faces. And the most incredible stories.
The package "Shepherd for 1 day" is a 2-day tour that includes the last transhumance route, as well as many thrilling activities, such as: relaxing face massages, lunch at Montemuro Mountain and guided tours to Montemuro and Paiva Interpretation Centre, apart from the accommodation in the region.
The Last Route of Transhumance is an ancient path for herds and shepherds departing from the foothills of Serra da Estrela. Discover the historical and natural heritage and a unique biodiversity within an absolutely dazzling natural scenery. This route is also a great opportunity to discover the gastronomic delicacies of the region.