Are you planning a vacation in Portugal with your family that includes the youngest? Your choice is excellent, as the family occupies an important place in Portugal, and therefore there are many activities for all members of the family to take place, which guarantees pleasure for all in the beauty of this European country and its charming nature. Here are the most prominent family activities during your trip to Portugal.
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Douro River Tour
It is difficult not to visit a river or to pass near the Douro River in Porto. It covers almost all the area of the city center and includes many old and modern bridges over it. These bridges in particular are known as “six bridges” and are the center of a prominent tourist activity in the region, which are river cruises during which visitors pass through these bridges … This activity is unique, which will impress all family members, so there are many landmarks to see during the tour.
Ocenarium in Lisbon
One of the most important landmarks to visit in the Portuguese capital of Lisbon for adults and children is this famous water feature, which is considered the largest indoor aquarium in a European where it includes more than 450 types of creatures of the world of seas. There are also many things that the family can see in the permanent exhibition area, where they are held throughout the year under various addresses.
Lisbon Museum of Dolls
For a completely different experience, head to the capital’s Puppet Museum as well, which is located in the historical Santos district. The museum offers an impressive assortment of dolls and tells their history, heritage and the culture behind them. The dolls are not only from Portugal but also from South America, Asia and Africa …
Aquashow Water Park
If you are planning a vacation in Algarve, then surely you want the warm sun in this charming region, as the sun shines for 300 days a year, making the clear beaches and sky a great attraction for visitors. One of the most important water parks in the region is “Akashu”, which covers a large area and includes an impressive array of water games that children love and adventure lovers, especially the huge roller coaster.
Called in Portuguese Jardim Zoológico, visitors can spend an entire day discovering the animals here and over 300 species from all over the world. Various shows are held there, such as dolphins, birds, and others.
The Zoo in Lisbon
From the Puppet Museum
From the Al-Garvey area
From the oceanarium
Dolphins shows at the Lisbon Zoo
Bridges over the Douro River
A distinctive tour of the Douro
Aqua Show in Al Garvey