Live unforgettable experiences
With the authentic vibe created at the Lodge, the excellent service and relaxed atmosphere on our terrace overlooking the sea, Behappy is more than just a stay. It’s an experience!
Surrounded by beaches, natural areas and wonderful cities, there are multiple ways to enjoy extraordinary activities and experiences. From adventure to sports, nature and culture, the Behappy family helps you to enjoy an unforgettable holiday to fit your needs.
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In our area it’s still possible to enjoy good waves and uncrowded beaches. Don’t miss the opportunity:
- Individual classes
- Group classes
- Equipment rental
Discover our extensive bike path surrounded by beaches, natural areas and forest
- Bike rental
- Guide tour to Porto/Aveiro
- Guide tour by the Ria de Aveiro
SUP (Stand Up Paddle)
SUP is an original way to get to know the waterways that surround us:
- “Barrinha de Esmoriz” tour
- “Ria de Aveiro” tour
- “Ilha dos Amores” tour (Douro river)
Our yoga experience is an opportunity to find physical and mental well-being:
- Class on Behappy terrace (min. 3 participants)
- Class in Nature (mín. 5 participants)
- Class in a Yoga room (join a group)
Passadiços de Paiva e Ponte Suspensa
Take some time to discover the green of the mountains and the immensity of the valleys in the Arouca area:
- Tickets for “Passadiços de Paiva” and/or Bridge
- Guide tour
Discover the traditions and genuine people of Porto city on van or on a “walking tour”:
- Tour in a van (private/group)
- “Walking Tour” (private/group)
- Douro tous (private/group)
Events you can’t miss
Arraial da Barrinha (local festival)
With a lot of music and local cuisine, the Arraial da Barrinha festival takes place in Esmoriz for 10 days in July. The festivities’ stalls belong to the city’s associations and provide this event with traditional and delicious gastronomic suggestions.
Maio do Azulejo
With a wide program of tours, exhibitions and recreational and educational activities, May is a month marked by the promotion of the city’s tile heritage, in Ovar.
Carnaval de Ovar
It is one of the best carnivals in the country. The size of the carnival allows it to extend the entertainment program for a month, highlighting the Magic Night on Monday and the parade on Tuesday.
It takes place in Santa Maria da Feira for 11 days in August. This is the greatest medieval festival in Europe, with a thorough remake of episodes and events from the Middle Ages.
“Perlim” is the biggest Christmas theme park in the country and it is located in Santa Maria da Feira. With Perlim and Pim Pim, two twin elves, the joy and fantasy of the event offers a magical and extraordinary moment for children.
It takes place on January 20 in Santa Maria da Feira and its highlight is the typical fogaça tasting. On this day, there’s the parade of the “fogaceira” girls, dressed in white and colored bands around the waist, who carry the fogaças on their heads.
FIMO (Ovar's International Puppet Festival)
In June, FIMO is a free access festival, which features multiple puppet shows spread across theaters, town squares and fountains of the city, performed by artists from different companies and countries.
Festival Pão-de-ló de Ovar
At the end of July, the festival brings together gastronomic and handicraft activities based on the most famous delicacy in the county, the “pão-de-ló de Ovar” (sponge cake from Ovar). However, there are also products from other places of the country.
It takes place by the end of May in Santa Maria da Feira and it is the country’s largest street art event. In the streets and town squares of the historic city center, the artistic and innovating creation makes this event an international benchmark.