A preserved village of the Montesinho Natural Park, located at 1020m altitude, with a typical houses of this transmontana area and shale roofs. It is 30 minutes from Bragança, and 40 minutes from Pueblo de Sanabria. Very popular with foreign tourists, for the variety of trekking routes and landscape quality.
Scenarios denote soil and climate variations: Verdant in the western part, still influenced by sea breezes, become harsher and open to continental influences in the eastern part. The Coroa (1273 m) and Montesinho (1486 m) mountain ranges constitute the highest points of the Park, where the plowing, especially in summer, is light and invigorating.