Events at Hotel Central

The guided geological walk will traverse Picota, highlighting most of the rock types making up the Monchique nepheline syenite intrusion. The end of the walk will be in Fornalha where the contact with the surrounding schists will be viewed. Two areas where recent attempts to establish mining operations will also be visited and should provide … Read more

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When we go for a walk in the countryside we are far from understanding the value of the magnificent plants that live in the soil. Over and beyond their beauty, they can accompany us on our life’s journey, protecting our health and healing the body and mind at times of recuperation. Each year, more than … Read more

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Starting in Marmelete, the first half of the circular walk leads along shady paths under cork oaks and chestnut trees through the “old Portugal”, past small farms, some of which are still in use. Then there is a long ascent, mainly through eucalyptus forests, which is rewarded with a wonderful view from the top of … Read more

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The guided geological walk will traverse Picota, highlighting most of the rock types making up the Monchique nepheline syenite intrusion. The end of the walk will be in Fornalha where the contact with the surrounding schists will be viewed. Two areas where recent attempts to establish mining operations will also be visited and should provide … Read more

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When we go for a walk in the countryside we are far from understanding the value of the magnificent plants that live in the soil. Over and beyond their beauty, they can accompany us on our life’s journey, protecting our health and healing the body and mind at times of recuperation. Each year, more than … Read more

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Starting in Marmelete, the first half of the circular walk leads along shady paths under cork oaks and chestnut trees through the “old Portugal”, past small farms, some of which are still in use. Then there is a long ascent, mainly through eucalyptus forests, which is rewarded with a wonderful view from the top of … Read more

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The guided geological walk will traverse Picota, highlighting most of the rock types making up the Monchique nepheline syenite intrusion. The end of the walk will be in Fornalha where the contact with the surrounding schists will be viewed. Two areas where recent attempts to establish mining operations will also be visited and should provide … Read more

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When we go for a walk in the countryside we are far from understanding the value of the magnificent plants that live in the soil. Over and beyond their beauty, they can accompany us on our life’s journey, protecting our health and healing the body and mind at times of recuperation. Each year, more than … Read more

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Starting in Marmelete, the first half of the circular walk leads along shady paths under cork oaks and chestnut trees through the “old Portugal”, past small farms, some of which are still in use. Then there is a long ascent, mainly through eucalyptus forests, which is rewarded with a wonderful view from the top of … Read more

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