Integrated into the nature reserve of the Sado Estaruary and the Community Centre of Comporta - Galé, Herdade da Comporta has an unusual diversity of natural systems (beaches and dunes, woods, salt marshes, rice paddies and bogs) and delights visitors with its rich variety of flora and fauna.

The landscape ir colored by over 200 bird species which enchant all those who pass through the Herdade da Comporta. The wetlands are a habitat for birds from all over the world.

Attracted by the mild Mediterranean climate, thousands of plant species peep through the sandy soil. These abundant, vividly coloured flowering plants are also an excellent source of oxygen and fresh air, giving off a light exhilarating fragrance an adding more life and light to Herdade da Comporta.