Portugal: Mountain Climbing

Portugal Mountain Climbing

With Portugal's magnificent coast line and northern mountainous regions there is quite a selection of options for the mountaineer. While, Madeira, with it's volcanic origins and rugged mountain terrain and high cliff faces offers fantastic opportunities for experiences climbers. The Azores also provides similar challenges, while the island of Pico offers the ultimate challenge - the 2,341m (7,860ft) peak of the Ponta do Pico volcano.