O Pioneiro do Mondego
“O Pioneiro do Mondego” is a family owned company of adventure sports and eco-tourism in Penacova. Their main activities are the daily kayak-trips downstream the river Mondego between Penacova and Coimbra. The descents are a perfect activity for couples and families with children, for lone nature-loving travelers or as a teambuilding activity for companies.
Their kayak tours are one of the main outdoor activities in Coimbra, Portugal.
Pioneiro do Mondego was founded in 1988 by two Belgian teachers, Dirk and Kristien, and was one of the first companies in adventure tourism in Portugal. “O Pioneiro do Mondego” is a national and international reference; in 2014 the company has been nominated among the top-15 highlights of Portugal by the “Rough Guides”.
The Mission from Trans Serrano is to prevent the disappearance from culture and nature from the Mountains, by implementing innovative ways of creating programs and services in which participants interact with these cultural and environmental aspects, allowing the profitability of traditional economic activities and visiting places of natural interest.
They Organize: Adventures Expeditions, Cultural and Ethnographic Tourism or Adventure and Recreation Sports like;
Aquatic Hiking, Canoeing, Canyoning, Climbing, abseiling and slide, Guided jeep tour, MTB, Orienteering, Multi-activities
They can assure you of the perfect day with incredible breathtaking views and unforgettable outdoor activities.
All levels of experience welcome from absolute beginner to advanced, safety is guaranteed by qualified and experienced instructors.
You can stay in one of our holiday houses and enjoy the adventure of your life!