River tourism and cruises
The Great Alqueva Lake, in Portugal, is an ideal destination for river tourism 365 days a year.
The large lake “Amieira Marina” is the largest artificial lake in Europe with 250 km², it is located near the border of Spain.
Sailing without locks on the largest artificial lake in Europe on board a boat without licence is an excellent option for a relaxing holiday surrounded by nature. If you like nautical activities, this is an ideal place to practice them: ideal place for nature lovers, which in addition to sailing, is conducive to the excellent quality of its waters, for practicing bathing, fishing, diving …, and extraordinary landscapes, so we recommend bringing your camera!
You can fish, dive, swim and discover the wealth of flora and fauna. In addition, you can do a little tourism in its surroundings, visiting the Alqueva dam, the town of Luz, Mourao and its castle or the fortified village of Monsaraz.
Also take the opportunity to try local specialties such as cheese, game products and regional sweets. The wines are also a reference in this menu: rich in aroma and with personality.
You should bear in mind that not all towns have restaurants, which is a great opportunity to purchase and prepare pleasant meals on board with local products.
Getting to Grande Lago is very simple: the Amieira base is located a few kilometers from the Spanish border. You can arrive by plane: Lisbon and Faro airports are located just 2 hours by road from the base, and Seville, Spain, 3 hours from Amieira.
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An ideal destination to enjoy a river vacation with family and friends at any time of the year.