After exploring the historical centre of Ponte da Barca, the riverside area is the ideal place to observe the scenic beauty of this town. On the banks of the Lima, there is a pastoral, green walking area that inspires tranquility. Continue up to Choupal, with the Medieval Bridge always in sight. Built in the beginning of the 15th century, this ten-arch bridge is the perfect setting for your travel photography. All of the riverside area is an invitation to do sports. Running, cycling, doing the maintenance circuit, fishing or even canoeing are just some of the activities available. In summer, the river beach offers an excellent sandy area and support infrastructures to enjoy the heat of the summer in total safety.