Wild Guide Portugal book


Portugal – A new compendium of adventures, from the best-selling and award-winning Wild Guide series now released for Portugal, one of Europe’s fastest growing adventure holiday destinations, brimming with wild swimming waterfalls, secret beaches, ancient forest and amazing wild places to eat and stay. See more about the book on Tumblr and Twitter. Also available from Amazon.

You can buy the PDF ebook here.

Publishes 1st April 2017 – orders now taken

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Imagine a summer spent plunging into clear turquoise rivers, playing on hidden beaches, walking in wild flower-strewn cork forests, and tasting wine from boutique vineyards accompanied by the freshest seafood. In this explorer’s compendium you will discover the hidden treasures of Portugal’s better known tourist areas, as well as its incredible lesser-known coastal and mountain regions. Find magical places to stay and enjoy the very best local and artisan food. Experience the festas, village traditions and dramatic landscapes of this passionate country. Featuring stunning photography and engaging travel writing, this is the perfect book for families seeking new adventures off the beaten track, or those dreaming up the ultimate wild escape.

New from the award-winning Wild Guide series, with over 700 secret adventures, hidden places and wild escapes. Taking you to places no other guidebook reaches.

  • Waterfalls, river pools and blue lagoons for wild swimming
  • Secret beaches, sea caves, rock stacks and islands to canoe to
  • Vineyards, restaurants, fresh seafood and local produce markets
  • Campsites, farm stays and luxurious retreats
  • Ancient forests and amazing wildlife
  • Dramatic mountain and verdant valley walks
  • Prehistoric art and ancient remains
  • Colourful festas and country fairs
  • Mountain villages and traditional crafts
  • Historic castles, lost ruins and hilltop fortresses




Edwina Pitcher is a travel journalist, photographer and video blogger specialising in the conservation and legacy of Europe’s wilderness and wildlife. She has swum, walked, eaten and travelled extensively throughout Portugal, completing solo the 600km long pilgrim route from Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela. She lives in London and Lisbon.
The Wild Guide series was winner of the Travmedia Travel Guidebook of the Year 2015






ISBN: 9781910636114
Title: Wild Guide Portugal
Author: Edwina Pitcher
Publisher: Wild Things Publishing Ltd
Format: 256pp, 210mm x 170mm,
Publication: 3rd April 2017
Price: £16.99
Binding: Paperback with flaps
Illustrations: 300 photos, 25 maps
Distribution: Central Books,
Digitial: also available for Iphone / Android App, Ebook & Satnav




















































































CORRECTIONS: Please download the Ch16 Lisbon map corrected lr. This has been updated in books sold after December 2017.







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