Aldeias Históricas de Portugal



Duration of the event: 3 dias

Start: 07/06/2024 at 19:00

Finish: 10/06/2024 at 20:00

Address: Alcongosta


For over half a century, the cherry blossoms in the heart of Fundão, becoming a vital expression of the region. Beyond being a significant economic force, the cherry is an undeniable cultural icon, culminating in the enchanting Cherry Festival.

For three days, the streets come to life with an explosion of color and enthusiasm. The atmosphere is infused with the sweetness of cherries, reflected in the decorations, markets brimming with fresh fruits, and captivating exhibitions.

The lively rhythms of concerts and street performances transport visitors into the fascinating universe of this irresistible fruit. Every corner reveals a piece of the history and passion surrounding the production and transformation of cherries.

The orchards, true natural treasures, invite the curious to explore the beauty of cherry trees aboard the tourist train or on foot, along the many hiking trails.

You can also sponsor a cherry tree as a symbol of affection for local tradition or indulge in an idyllic picnic amidst the orchards.

In summary, the Cherry Festival in Alcongosta is more than an event; it is a celebration of identity, tradition, and the unique flavor that cherries lend to this charming region of Fundão. An experience that pleases the senses and fills the heart with joy.