Villages of Portugal



  “Villages of Portugal”, are a new concept of approaching Rural Tourism whose mission is to improve the quality of life of the local population and the cult of Portuguese experiences and tradition, through the promotion and preservation of the rural heritage.

It is currently made up of 83 villages, two of them from the Castro Daire Municipality: Campo Benfeito and Mezio.

This network, Villages of Portugal, aims to invest in the potential of Village Tourism together with the settlement and rejuvenation of populations, enhance and promote local heritage, strengthening territorial identity with a view to consolidating and broadening local, regional, national and transnational partnerships.

Portuguese Villages Official Website