Discover the green spaces in Ovar

THE GREEN SPACES IN OVAR INVITE YOU TO DO MANY OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AS A COUPLE OR AS A FAMILY, AND THEY ARE REALLY BEAUTIFUL.

The green spaces in Ovar show us the uniqueness of the territory. Fauna and flora come together to offer us a unique place, where tranquility, accompanied by a temperate climate, make Ovar an iconic place for a getaway in Portugal.


The Buçaquinho Environmental Park is located between Esmoriz and Cortegaça. It has a playground ideal for families with young children. It has ponds, herbs and ample space for relaxing, walking, cycling or even skating. During the tour you can climb an observation tower to observe the rich landscape of fauna and flora. Without a doubt, in Ovar you will be able to feel nature and live a truly unique experience.

In addition to the green spaces of Ovar, you can’t miss the beautiful beaches of the municipality!
Furadouro beach is known for being frequented by surfers and fishermen. It is a Blue Flag beach surrounded by attractive natural areas and a dense pine forest. Its location is perfect, just 3 km from the center of Ovar. Praia do Furadouro is surrounded by natural spaces of great attraction such as the Ria de Aveiro and the Pinheiro Bravo Forest integrated in the Forest Regime of the Dunes of Ovar.

The Ria de Aveiro and the Baixo Vouga Lagoon offer great conditions for bird watching, especially migratory birds such as the red-billed curlew or the millerango. There are birdwatching courses to give you new challenges!

Nearby is another beach, São Pedro de Maceda, in honor of Maceda’s patron saint. This place is a real treasure. A sheltered and unspoiled beach, little frequented. Here you can really feel nature at 100%. We continue this itinerary through the green spaces in Ovar, stopping at Dunas beach in Ovar. A place away from the noise, the rush, where tranquility is always present.

Discover the green spaces in Ovar and relax at Furadouro Boutique Hotel.


After an intense day, you’ll want to rest. If you’re wondering where, an iconic seaside location in Furadouro is the Furadouro Boutique Hotel. The accommodation is characterized by excellent service and fully renovated facilities. It also offers you the opportunity to relax in the spa a great way to end the day on a high note. The indoor heated swimming pool with water games, Turkish bath, sauna, fitness room are all at our guests’ disposal.

One of the objectives of the Furadouro Boutique Hotel is to offer our guests the best experience, so we take care of all the details. We also offer all kinds of services, which allows us to provide a complete experience. At Furadouro SPA we provide a complete experience of relaxation and well-being with a complete menu of rituals and massages for all tastes.

Do you dare to discover the green spaces in Ovar? Stay at Furadouro Boutique Hotel, a unique experience awaits you.