The name “Quinta do Circo” derives from “Quinta do Cerco”, property surrounded by canadas (shepherds paths). The convenience of language has led the people to use “Circo” instead of “Cerco” and, if it has been called “Quinta do Circo” for centuries, it will continue, to respect for the use and tradition of popular language.
The property has a swimming pool (10mx5m), sanitary / changing room (with shower), outdoor tennis table and garden that are commonly used for leisure by the guests.
It has direct access to the river, where guests can cool off in summer, in the crystal clear waters of their natural pools.
It is 25km distance to Penhas da Saúde / Torre (top of the mountain) by the national road – Covilhã. It has direct access to Penhas da Saúde (8km) with off road vehicle.
* The Balcony of the Pastors and the imposing Serra da Estrela that stand in front of us; The saw carved in terraces, still worked today; The canadas (paths of the shepherds) still marked and well preserved: the river at the bottom of the property, with natural pools, refreshing in summer and beautiful in the winter, the singing of its waters arrives at the Houses; The village / Bouça, that implanted in the terraces of the mountain is just 10 minutes walking; The snow that often covers in white the whole farm, the mountain and the village, make this place a unique place.