The river beach of Vale do Rossim is located in the Mountain Village of Mangualde da Serra, in the council of Gouveia, at the heart of Serra da Estrela, near Penhas Douradas.
This is actually the highest river beach in Portugal, as well as the greatest glacial valley. Located at a height of 1437 meters, Vale do Rossim is a deeply one-of-a-kind place, owner of a great scientific value, set in the bioenergetic reserve of the Higher Plateau of Serra da Estrela.
It is an artificial lagoon that was converted into an appealing leisure area. It is ideal for families and for engaging in swimming, canoeing and kayak.
Vale do Rossim river beach has a support bar and a welcoming eco-resort nearby, where travellers can camp or stay at yurt huts or comfy wood houses.
A true natural paradise!