Guided tour to the Salt ponds

Guided tour to the Salt ponds
45 min + 10 pax

An amazing, authentic and educational tour through Aveiro´s salt ponds, during which you will get to know the history, traditions and secrets behind this ancient activity. Our guides will explain the process of the water circulation in the salt marshes and the mysteries behind the salt formation. You will, also, have the opportunity to learn about and be in touch with the implements used in the harvest, the fauna, the flora and to meet the main character of this beautiful story, the “Marnoto” (the salt worker).


Key Words: Salt ponds / Marnoto / Implements / Avifauna / Flora / Salicornia / Flor de sal (gourmet salt) / Salt