Marco Ferraz is a passionate by nature who decided to change his career as a Biotechnology Engineer for a life dedicated to Environmental Education, leading projects related to Environmental Management, Mycology and Nature Conservation.
He has worked in Côa Valley since 2011 as a Nature Guide and Environmental Educator, author of the book : Mini nature guide: let's discover the natural heritage of Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo. He was an Environmental Education & Ecotourism technician at ATNatureza-Reserva da Faia Brava, working on trail marking, content production, training of guides and dynamization of Nature Interpretation and vists in Faia Brava Reserve.
AMBIEDUCA is a registered trademark created by Marco Ferraz to stimulate activities to bring kids and adults in contact with nature and stimulate healthy and sustainable life style practices.
Registered in Turismo de Portugal with the reference nº 470/2016, AMBIEDUCA is also recognized for Nature Tourism, which allows it to operate in different natural parks, and protected landscapes of Portugal.
AMBIEDUCA is an official tour operator of Faia Brava Reserve, a percentage of the value of the programs revert to nature conservation actions in the Reserve.
Resulting from a protocol with the Archeological Park (Unesco World Heritage Site since 1998) and specialized training, Ambieduca is official tour operator to visit the three sites of the Côa Valley Archeological Park: Penascosa, Canada do Inferno and Ribeira de Piscos.
AMBIEDUCA invites you to discover the Natural & Cultural Heritage of the Douro & Côa and North of Portugal in the company of those who feel and vibrate each experience as unique and special!
This was the first rock art site identified in late 1991 by Nelson Rebanda, with the discovery of rock 1. And public divulgation occurred in Novembver 1994. We also higlight in rock 14, among several ...explore
This site have some of the most important examples of Paleolithic engraving in the Côa Valley. Among them we highlight the interlaced horses in rock 1 or, in rock 2, one of the few human figures of known ...explore
This visit to the rock art site of Penascosa is similar to what is done during the day, in the rocks and motifs that are observed. The difference, besides the point of departure, is that it is a visit made ...explore
This tour present to you to the natural and cultural heritage around the Douro International Natural Park in the Municipalities of Figueira Castelo rodrigo and Freixo de Espada à Cinta. The Santa Maria de ...explore
In the company of those who feel the territory in a unique and special way!