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Enjoy northern Portugal, learn and help us in our ecological family farming.
We are among the Sierra Montemuro and the Douro River , landscape heritage site recognized by UNESCO.
We are one organic agro-forest farm with 10 ha fenced since 80s in a quiet and green environment.
We have a great variety of fruits trees (apples, pears, plums, figs, kiwis, persimmons, Damascus, quinces, grapes, pomegranate, mandarins, oranges), lemons, olives, blackcurrants, elder berries, strawberries, red araças, raspberry, blackberries, hazelnuts, chestnuts, chestnuts , aromatic and medicinal plants, farm animals, honeybees, domestic and wild mushrooms and a lot of edible plants.
We make jams and liquor from our fruits and taste our aromatic and medicinal herbs, and also collect honey.
There are some animals like chicken, dogs, ducks, horses
We preserve the flora and fauna of the region , allowing refuge and protection for a variety of species, so we have some wild animals around and good biodiversity of plants and fungi.
We made some products like: wood arts and crafts, dry fruits or vegetables, honey, jam, soaps, teas
We can accept and provide space for Organic/Permaculture projects and or Self- Sustaining Life Style, Conscious Community, Hollistic Agriculture, Eco-Building.
We celebrate life in a daily basis
We do not provide insurance, so be self responsible.
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Learn about different topics and activities, discover the flora and fauna in the region
In general we need help cleaning the land, water tanks, take care of the trees, garden and the aromatic and medicinal plants. harvests fruits, preparing wood for the winter, repairing and maintaining fences and gates.
You're welcome to help in several tasks, depending on what is required at the moment.
AT THE MOMENT WE NEED:
- PEOPLE WHO KNOW HOW TO WORK WITH TRIMMERS & BRUSHCUTTERS
- PEOPLE WHO KNOW HOW TO PRUNE FRUIT TREES
- CARPENTERS FOR OUR TREEHOUSE PROJECT
We have an independent workaday house with 2 bedrooms and 4 beds (+2 if needed) , 2 bathrooms , living room and rustic kitchen with stove for cooking. There are no electric light and internet in the house. (will be solar soon)
ACCOMMODATION ONLY AND FOOD FROM THE FARM (different option ask for details)
To reach Cinfães do Douro leaving the Porto you can go :
- For the Douro River bank, picking up the EN108 to Entre-os -rios following after the EN222 to Cinfães .
- Motorway A3 ( Porto- Amarante -Vila Real) , leaving in Marco de Canavezes and following the direction of Cinfães by EN211 , going then take the EN222 , through Castelo de Paiva.
- Normal line of CP from Porto to Pala station, Mosteirô. After you need to pick a taxi to the Cinfães village . Information:
Address is hard to find using GPS. Will send location on Whatsapp
This host can provide space for campervans.
we can accept dogs but they must be outside of the houses
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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