On the last cycling day you will ride around the Lagoon and head to Óbidos. Before you reach the final destination of this tour there is still time to relax by a calm lagoon beach with a wide range of water sports available. From here you return and finally reach the old medieval settlement of Óbidos. This is your chance of get lost inside the castle walls and pretend you are the Lord of this mansion!
Lodging in Historical Hotel 4 star.
This day you will leave the ocean behind and travel along Alcoa River to reach Alcobaça. Halfway in the day there is a little settlement of Valado dos Frades to visit an old train station, famous for its tiles and past winner of prizes of the most beautiful train station of Portugal. Past Valado the river indicates the way to Alcobaça, this charismatic and historical village can offer a wonderful afternoon visiting the town, trying Geocaching or relax in one of the several terraces next to the Monastery. Heading to the accommodation there is the possibility to try the swimming pool, SPA or just use the playground.
Lodging in a Thermal Spa Hotel 4 star.
This day will get you to the coast again. After a soft ride through agricultural fields there is the chance to visit the lovely village of São Martinho do Porto, with its incredible ocean bay, make the passage from the village to the ocean or go for some more Caches. Leaving this village behind the idea is to reach Óbidos Lagoon, a place where several different water sports are available. It is also a nice and secure place to go into the water.
Lodging in a 3 star hotel.
Farewell at LISBON airport. (2:00h to Lisbon).
The journey through the pine forest continues. Following the coast line heading south this day the riding is done almost completely by dedicated bike lanes with nice infrastructures for bikers. The goal for the day is to reach Nazaré, a beautiful old fishing town that became worldwide famous because during the winter storms it is possible to see from the clifftop giant waves reaching the North Beach of Nazaré. This is where Garret MacNamara surfed the record breaking wave of 30 meters on January 2013. But don´t worry, all this action happens in the North Beach and the village develops next to this quiet and protected bay to the south of Nazaré. The village is full of different attractions.
Lodging in a brand new 4* Hotel with 2 restaurants, swimming pool and SPA.
HYBRID MEN BIKE
HYBRID WOMEN BIKE
Prices per person and 6 days cycling.
If it's not available, Portugal Nature Trails provides equivalent.
TRIP PRICE PER PERSON 2017
ARE YOU A SOLO TRAVELER?
+ 120 €
Extra charge may apply for special occasions
(I.e.: New Years Eve, Christimas or Local Festivities)
Welcome at LISBON airport and transfer to Monte Real (2h from Lisbon). Lodging in a Palace Hotel building 4 star hotel in the Town Center. Great way to recover from traveling and charge for the nice riding family days in the coast starting in day 2.
Start biking from the center of the village and follow the river Lis that flows out to the ocean… this is the same goal for you today. Ride through the ancient and beautiful pine forest, visit the Ervideira Lagoon and spend some time to appreciate all the
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Lodging in nice Beach and SPA Hotel 3* with indoor swimming-pool and access to a water slide park (open in the summer only).
Arrival in Lisbon
Monte Real to Praia da Vieira
Praia da Vieira to São Pedro de Moel
São Pedro de Moel to Nazaré
On this day you will ride in quiet roads inside the beautiful pine forest and visit the village of Marinha Grande. Here you can find parks cafés and local shops. From here you will return to the ocean side and finally you will arrive to São Pedro de Moel, a beautiful beach resort from the late twentieth century. This little town, with its sandy beaches and nice walkways on top of the cliffs are a great place to watch the sunset.
Lodging in great hotel by the ocean with a great lounge area on the roof that can make your delights in the late afternoon watching the sunset on the Ocean – 4 star Hotel
Nazaré to Alcobaça
Alcobaça to Foz do Arelho
Foz do Arelho to Óbidos
Departure to Lisbon
25 - 35 km
8 days & 7 nights
150 - 340 meters
(2 persons based on double room occupation)
Individual room supplement
01.01. - 26.03.
28.10. - 23.12.
Individual room supplement
27.03. - 06.04.
16.04. - 26.05.
29.09. - 27.10.
Individual room supplement
07.04. - 15.04. (Easter)
27.05. - 26.06.
27.06. - 29.08
30.08. - 29.09.
+ 125 €
+ 145 €
+ 250 €
BIKE RENTALS (per person & 6 days cycling)
(bike equipment included)
7 nights lodging on Superior | Comfort Accommodation.
Transfer on day of arrival from Airport LIS to the Hotel, followed by Tour briefing
Luggage Transfers from Hotel to Hotel every day of the Tour
Transfer from last Hotel to Airport LIS
Liability and personal accidents Insurance
Pre departure Information Pack
Information Book (includes Maps, Daily Information, Daily Maps, GPS Device Quick Manual)
delivered at departure day at location
GPS Track and Device
Mobile Telephone (free to call us 24h / day)
The equipment packed with the bikes is handle-bar bag, rear bag, rear rack, pedals, gps, helmet, water botles, tools and pump.
See them here: Bike Equipment