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Discover the Southwest of Portugal

If you adore cycling and want to explore the SW region of Portugal, through the valleys, mountains and famous coastline, this is the ideal suggestion for you.
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In the heart of the hilly Algarve

The Islamic Culture built into Silves,  the Serra de Monchique,  the crystal clear waters of the  Santa Clara dam,  and the Alentejo and Vicentina Coast Natural Park are just a few of the gems that you will come across on this journey of 260 km and 8 days of cycling.
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Along Vicentina Coast trails

This stunning journey ends at the Land’s end of Europe, in Sagres and will give you the opportunity to get to know some of the most emblematic corners of the Rota Vicentina via a carefully conceived itinerary.
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Discover the Southwest of Portugal

Cycling
between Silves and Sagres

 
 
 

From 670€ pp | 7 nights


If you adore cycling and want to explore the SW region of Portugal, through the valleys, mountains and famous coastline, this is the ideal suggestion for you. The Islamic Culture built into Silves,  the Serra de Monchique,  the crystal clear waters of the  Santa Clara dam,  and the Alentejo and Vicentina Coast Natural Park are just a few of the gems that you will come across on this journey of 260 km and 8 days of cycling.

To the north the extent of the vast hilly landscape will surprise you, giving way to the Atlantic breeze and the picturesque coastal villages and fishing harbours when reaching the Southwest coast.

This stunning journey ends at the Land’s end of Europe, in Sagres and will give you the opportunity to get to know some of the most emblematic corners of the Rota Vicentina via a carefully conceived itinerary.



Highlights


  • Historical Way
  • • Typical villages
  • • Incredible coastal and mountain landscapes
  • • Quiet roads
  • • Countryside accommodation



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Price:
From 670€ pp (single supplement 200€)
Route:

Historical Way
Own trails

Difficulty level:

Somewhat difficult (3 in 5)

Recommended age:

-

Services included:

7 nights w/ breakfast
7 dinners
6 days of cycling
Roadbook and Map

Activity:

Cycling

Distance:

Between 28 to 56 km/day
Total distance 260 km

Duration:

8 days, 7 nights

Terrain:

Off Road
Secondary Roads

Spoken languages:

Portuguese, English and French

Min. and max. group size:

Mín. 1 pax; Máx. under consultation

Dates:

All year

Services not included:

Flights
Tranfers to and from airport*
Luggage transfers*
Dinners*
Luggage bags for bicycle, GPS and Helmet*
Tour escort in bicycle
*Available extras

Payment methods:

Cash, Debit Card, Money Transfer, Visa and Mastercard

 

Day 1: Arrival in Faro

Transfer (optional) with MegaSport from Faro to the hotel in Silves, where you’ll start your journey. The Castel of Silves is one the finest examples of the Islamic architecture in the country and a must see sight in your trip to the village.

Day 2: Silves » Caldas de Monchique

Cycling along quiet roads and tracks you’ll make your way involved in a superb environment of mountain up to Caldas de Monchique.

Day 3: Caldas de Monchique » Santa Clara-a-Velha

Followinh this trajectory offers you sensational views over the mountain of Monchique covered in pine-trees, eucalyptus, chestnuts, holm oaks, among other species.

Accommodation: Herdade do Azinhal
 
Day 4: Santa Clara-a-Velha » Odemira

The peaceful roads and tracks will lead you through traditional villages and cafes where you can taste some delicacies of the region.

Accommodation: Residencial Rita
 
Day 5: Odemira » Aljezur

Emerging in the beauty of the Vicentina Coast, you'll reenter in the Algarve at Odeceixe Beach one of the seven wonderful beaches of Portugal. Take some time dive in this magnificent environment.

Accommodation: Vicentina Hotel
 
Day 6: Aljezur » Aldeia da Pedralva

Crossing mostly off road tracks between Algarve mountains and valleys, you’ll be heading to the crushing nature and amazing beaches that Carrapateira offers.

Accommodation: Aldeia da Pedralva
 
Day 7:Aldeia da Pedralva » Sagres

Cycling along the coast, today's route offers exceptional views over the Atlantic with magestic cliffs in this amazing part of the Sw coastal Algarve

Accommodation: Memmo Baleeira
 
Day 8: Return to Faro

Transfer (optional) with MegaSport from Sagres to the airport. Option to return home or stay some extra nights in the marvelous Algarve.

 

Vicentina Hotel


Located right in the centre of Aljezur, a small Algarve town between the sea and the hills, the Vicentina Hotel offers 20 rooms and 6 apartments, set in a privileged location.

 
 

Memmo Baleeira Hotel


With a privileged location in the heart of the town of Sagres, this 4 star Design Hotel provides 144 fully equipped rooms and suites, offering comfort and well-being.
 

Aldeia da Pedralva


The Village of Pedralva halfway between Carrapateira and Vila do Bispo is made up of 25 village houses, of 1, 2 or 3 rooms which make you feel as if you are going back in time.

 
 
 

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