The Project

How Monte da Ribeira was born?

The Project

It constitutes an innovative project in the creation of rural accommodation, Heritage enhancement, dynamization of the tourist offer and diversification of quality infrastructure, leisure, experience and conviviality in the surrounding farms.

The packages available, the activities, the tourist and cultural tours, the swimming pool, itineraries, restaurants in the region, workshops, among other offers provided by Monte da Ribeira and partnerships with other tourist associations, provide greater comfort, knowledge, leisure and different from the service we offer, so that our guest can enjoy a unique and unforgettable moment.

This project has as its policy the mutual help and cooperation between private and public entities, in order to diversify the region. Monte da Ribeira offers agricultural activities complementary to the accommodation with the active participation of guests, teaching and demonstrating the work and agricultural practice, the traditions and culture of the region. Monte da Ribeira intends to transmit all the wisdom and knowledge of regional products and the region’s tradition that it admires and preserves so much.

The Monte da Ribeira – Agroturismo project has as its main objective to boost the tourist development of the region, adding value to activities in rural areas. Under this premise, the project is an initiative of the Ministry of Agriculture, Sea, Environment and Land Planning, co-financed by FEADER, within the scope of PRODER.

RNET nº : 5292

2nd phase

Approval date | 2019-09-17
Project designation | 2nd PHASE – MONTE DA RIBEIRA-AGROTOURISM Tourist Development
Project code | PDR2020-
Main objective | Boost rural territories
Intervention region |</strong > Estoi, Faro – Diversification of exploration activities
Beneficiary entity | NGIG – AGROTURISMO, LDA

Start date | 2019-10 -25
Completion Date | N/A (under execution)
Total eligible cost | 163,727.66€
Financial support from the European Union | 69,584.26€
National public financial support | 12,279.57€

The construction of the 2nd PHASE of the project will boost company sales with the addition of 6 more accommodation units at a more competitive average price. The project aims to boost the development of tourism in the agrotourism modality, adding value to the activity in rural areas, generating income and jobs, within a sustainability policy.

Useful Links


Leader 2020:

União Europeia:

Portugal 2020:

Programa de Desenvolvimento Rural:

Governo de Portugal – Ministério da Agricultura e Mar :