Bocado Holiday Cottage

Links for travel and things to do in the area.

Travelling to Portugal is easy by plane or ferry and there are now cheap flights to both Lisbon and Portugal.

Porto Airport is approx. 150kms, approx. 1 and a half hours away.  Ryanair fly cheap flights to here from various UK airports.

Lisbon is approx. 200kms, approx. 2 hrs drive away.  Easyjet have cheap flights to here from various UK airports.

Santander and Bibao ferry ports in Northern Spain are approx. a 6 and a half hour drive from Central Portugal.

http://www.easyjet.com/en

http://www.ryanair.com/en

http://www.flytap.com/Portugal/en/Homepage  


Car hire firms operating from Portuguese airports

The road system in Portugal is very good with motorways, some are toll roads, and good main roads.  Some of the smaller roads to the mountain villages are less well maintained but the road to Bocado from Arganil is a good, council maintained, tarmac road.

A car is highly recomended for this property here are some links to car hire firms available at the main airports.

http://www.europcar.com/

http://www.avis-europe.com/

http://www.hertz.co.uk/


Google map with information details of the area.

Hi, I'd like to share a Google Maps link with you. Link:

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Area information

http://www.rt-serradaestrela.pt/index.php/en/

http://www.guiadacidade.pt/en/poi-piodao-16918

http://www.guiadacidade.pt/en/concelho-arganil-01-06