Quinta da Figueirhina, Farm of the little fig, sits in 7 acres of gardens and woodlands. On a hillside above the town of Tabua; the scenery is spectacular, the climate temperate and benign. The rivers Mondego and Alva have carved their way from rugged heights to lush valleys filled with trees.
When you are not taking our Yoga Classes or enjoying our wonderful food, there are lots of activities available locally and places of interest to visit. The Tabua area is famous for walking routes, horse and bike riding, canoeing, watersports and other activities, with local hire of equipment easily arranged. Further afield is Coimbra, former capital of Portugal, one of the oldest university towns in the world, rich in architectural and archeological interest plus the shops and nightlife of a city.
Local information can be found on the following websites – including descriptions of the area, with useful contacts, photographs, weather information etc.