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TRIP INFORMATION

THE PORTUGAL WILD COAST IN ROAD BIKE IS AN INCREDIBLE ROUTE ALONG THE ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL COAST-LINE OF PORTUGAL.

From the out squirts of Lisbon to the southernmost tip off Europe, you’ll discover and admire the natural beauty of the different scenery, offering stunning coastal views along the way, crossing two natural Reserves and other like places.

You will discover some small fishing villages and some abandoned fortresses which remind us of the time when this coast was ravaged by pirates! Passing by the Southwestern most point in Europe, Cape Sao Vincente and end in the beautiful and typical town of Lagos

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

TOUR MAP

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PRICES

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Start day by trails along canals and rice fields. Ride with the company of birds and numerous storks. Cross a hilly region - the landscape changes suddenly, you left the plains and sandy pine forest and get into a up and down road through an incredible Cork Forest. Pass Santiago, a village with a Castle. Left Santiago by a road on the sierra and continue to Sonega Village. You will enter the Natural Park going to the sea and arrive to Porto Covo.

THE ITINERARY

Welcome at LISBON airport or hotel.

Transfer from Lisbon to Sesimbra (01h00)

COMPORTA to PORTO COVO

PORTO COVO to ODECEIXE

From here to the end of this tour you are in the Natural Park. Start day going inland till you get to Milfontes. Ride on SW Alentejano Natural Park with amazing views over the sea and visit stunning Sardão Cape. Admire the incredible Stork chest's on the cliffs! Retrun inland and ride the bike along the countryside till get to the next coastal village – Zambujeira do Mar. Ride between the coast and the hills till you get to a bridge - crossing the river you entar a new region - the Wild Algarve!

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Riding up Arrabida Natural Park with amazing sea views from the cliffs. You will admire the beautiful and exuberant Mediterranean landscapes and an incredible coast with agreeable beaches where the fine sand and clear sea waters show a strong contrast of unusual colours. Ferry to cross of river Sado to reach Troia Peninsula.

SESIMBRA to COMPORTA

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Transfer from Lagos to Lisbon (03h30) or from Lagos to Faro Airport (01h30).

Start the day going to one of the most beautiful scenery of this coast - Odeceixe beach! Ride by tuiny roads and go again to the coast to visit an incredible beach – Amoreira. Then follow a valley where once caravels sailed to the village of Aljezur. Go up the narrow streets with typical houses and get up to the medieval castle of Aljezur! Follow the winding road that sweeps down from the cliffs tops to the sea where you will find a stunning village in the beach - Monte Clerigo. End in an amazing village over the Cliffs - Arrifana!

ODECEIXE to ARRIFANA

The first spot of the day will be Carrapateira village – a typical small village over a beautiful dune region close to one of the best beaches of this region. Visit Amado Beach, a great surf spot and another incredible place. Get back to the road and ride a long up-hill to the plateau. Continue south and start looking for the end of Europe – before you will pass the Typical Vila do Bispo. Finally you will get to Cape S. Vicente - the southwestern-most point of Continental Europe. From here just a small reide to Sagres.

DEPARTURE to LISBON

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SAGRES to LAGOS

Last day with beautiful and scenic ride by the sea passing by some typical old piscatorial villages. You will pass by Salema, an old fishing village nested in a secluded bay, surrounded by dramatic sun baked ochre cliffs. Burgau is another beautiful village over the sea where you can still see the fishermen fixing their fishing nets. Beautiful beaches and Ponta da Piedade where you can find fantastic sceneries of cliffs, caves and rocks with an amazing mixture of colours, will make this an unforgettable journey.

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PORTUGAL WILD COAST in ROAD BIKE

Distance Duration Elevation

Daily Distance

48 - 86 km

Trip Duration

8 days & 7 nights

Daily Elevation

550 - 900 meters

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FROM

1.145 €

 

ACCOMMODATION

Comfort | Superior

 

DURATION

8 days | 7 nights

 

START | END

Sesimbra | Lagos

TOUR GRADE

 

 

DISTANCE

48 - 86km per day

 

ROUTE

70% road | 30% off road

 

PROFILE

Mostly flat with a hilly region and some valleys with short but steep ascents

Crossing the Natural Park of Arrabida, and its stunning views over

  the sea;

Quiet Cycling thru cork trees forest and pine tree landscapes;

Nice sandy beaches in the Natural Reserve of SW Alentejano;

Beautiful sceneries and wild nature;

Storks nest hanging from the cliffs, the only place in the world!!!!;

Small villages and unforgettable places in the way;

Cycle on the cliffs over the Atlantic;

Nature surrounds you and fills your senses;

Traditional food and fresh fish from the Atlantic Coast;

Ends at the south-westernmost point in continental Europe;

The beautiful south cliffs of Algarve and Lagos.

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Self-Guided

TRIP PRICE

TRIP PRICE PER PERSON

 

 

1.145 €

+259 €

 

 

 

1.245 €

+319 €

 

 

 

 

1.345 €

+399 €

 

 

 

 

1.445 €

+449 €

TRIP PRICE PER PERSON

 

 

1.499 €

+259 €

 

 

 

1.599 €

+319 €

 

 

 

 

1.749 €

+399 €

 

 

 

 

1.849 €

+499 €

Guided

ARE YOU A SOLO TRAVELER?

YOUR PARTY IS LESS THAN 6 PEOPLE

JOIN A GROUP WITH A FIXED DATE DEPARTURE

Available upon request Available upon request Check our Calendar to join a group

OPTIONAL

SERVICES

BIKE RENTALS (per person & 6 days cycling)

Carbon Road Bike

 

+180 €

BIKE RENTALS (per person & 6 days cycling)

Carbon Road Bike

+180 €

NOTE

Extra charge may apply for special occasions

(I.e.: New Years Eve, Christimas or Local Festivities)

Extra charge may apply for special occasions

(I.e.: New Years Eve, Christimas or Local Festivities)

INCLUDED

CARBON ROAD BIKE

180€

BIKE RENTALS

View bike specs

Prices are per person & 6 days cycling.

If it's not available, Portugal Nature Trails provides equivalent.

ARRIVAL in LISBOA

LODGING

LODGING

Sesimbra Hotel & SPA

Day

1

Day

2

Comporta Village Hotel

TOUR PROFILE

54km, +700m

LODGING

LODGING

Porto Covo Hotel

Day

3

Day

4

Casas do Moinho

TOUR PROFILE

76km, +550m

TOUR PROFILE

86km, +900m

LODGING

LODGING

Herdade Monte do Sol

Day

5

Day

6

Memmo Baleeira Hotel

TOUR PROFILE

79km, +900m

TOUR PROFILE

60km, +700m

ARRIFANA to SAGRES

LODGING

Hotel Tivoli Lagos

Day

7

Day

8

TOUR PROFILE

48km, +750m

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(2 persons based on double room occupation)

 

LOW SEASON

Individual room supplement

01.01. - 26.03.

28.10. - 23.12.

 

MEDIUM SEASON

Individual room supplement

27.03. - 06.04.

16.04. - 26.05.

29.09. - 27.10.

 

HIGH SEASON

Individual room supplement

07.04. - 15.04. (Easter)

27.05. - 26.06.

30.08. - 29.09.

 

SPECIAL SEASON

Individual room supplement

27.06. - 29.08.

(Group of 6 or more people)

 

LOW SEASON

Individual room supplement

01.01. - 26.03.

28.10. - 23.12.

 

MEDIUM SEASON

Individual room supplement

27.03. - 06.04.

16.04. - 26.05.

29.09. - 27.10.

 

HIGH SEASON

Individual room supplement

07.04. - 15.04. (Easter)

27.05. - 26.06.

30.08. - 29.09.

 

SPECIAL SEASON

Individual room supplement

27.06. - 29.08.

Luggage Transfers from Hotel to Hotel every day of the Tour

Transfer on day of arrival from Airport LIS to the Hotel, followed by Tour briefing

Transfer from last Hotel to Airport LIS

Liability and personal accidents Insurance

Pre departure Information Pack

Tour Information

6 days of guided Tour

6 nourishing and energtic picnics

Dinners to be organised by our guide.

(Payment individually at location, not included in the price Tour)

Tickets for "Pena" and "Monserrate", Mooiish Castle, and Capuchin Convent

7 nights lodging on Comfort | Superior Accommodation.

Breakfast included

Daily fruit, energy bars and water

Back-up Vehicle

7 nights lodging on Comfort | Superior Accommodation.

Breakfast included

 

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/FAO

 

Liability and personal accidents Insurance

 

Pre departure Information Pack

 

Tour Information

 

Information Book (includes Maps, Daily Information, Daily Maps, GPS Device Quick Manual)

delivered at departure day at location

 

GPS Track

 

Mobile Telephone (free to call us 24h / day)

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