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$901.97 Day Trips & Excursions

Mountain bike tour in the south of Portugal - Costa Vicentina

DAY 1. Arrival in Faro. Group transfer about 2 hours from Faro Airport to the charming quinta farmhouse in Grandola. Briefing and dinner.DAY 2. Santiago do Cacem - Vila Nova of Milfontes: 55 km - Ascent elevation gain: 700m. - 5 to 6 hours of ridingTransfer to the starting point of the day to Santiago do Cacèm. You will start this day by hilly roads in the Serra de Grandola, then you will descend to the dam of Morgavel. After the picnic break, you will discover the wild coasts of Alentajana. You will ride the afternoon along the ocean alternating paths and trails in beautiful landscapes. Dinner and overnight in hotel *** in Vila Nova de Milfontes by the ocean. DAY 3. Vila Nova de Milfontes - Carvalhal: 45 km - Positive elevation gain: 500m. - 5 to 6 hours of riding You will leave Vila Nova de Milfontes along the ocean mainly by trails overlooking the cliffs. Lunch break in Almograve. In the afternoon we will ride on beautiful paths between fields and eucalyptus forests. End of stage on the beach of Carvalhal before arriving at our hotel ** near the ocean. DAY 4. Carvalhal - Aljezur: 43 km - Positive elevation gain: 650m. - 6 to 7 hours of riding Our third stage will be more difficult with a positive elevation of 650 m. After the first kilometres along the coast, you will return to the surrounding lands and mountains. Picnic under the eucalyptus trees. Some nice forest climbs in the afternoon before heading to our hotel *** near the coast. DAY 5. Aljezur - Sagrés: 55 km - Positive elevation gain: 680m. - 6 to 7 hours of riding The beautiful last stage is 100% Costa Vicentina. You will pass on the wild Praia do Canal, then go back in the eucalyptus forests. Lunch break near Praia da Bordeira. On the way back you can admire the beautiful coast Vicentina very specific for its jagged geology, its cliffs and creeks surfers. This stage, which ends in Sagrés, the southwestern tip of Portugal and Europe, will surely remain etched in your memory. In the afternoon transfer group to the hotel *** in Faro.DAY 6. After breakfast, you will be free to continue your stay in Algarve or take your return flight from Faro Airport.

$1872.44 Day Trips & Excursions

Motorcycle off-road tour in Portugal - LISBOA TOUR

DAY 1. Arrival in Lisbon. We will welcome you at Lisbon airport and we will make the group transfer from the airport to our base located 20 minutes from the airport. Briefing. Dinner and overnight in the hotel*** with swimming pool. DAY 2. Lisbon - Monsaraz (230 km) After control of the motorcycles, our first stage crosses Portugal from west to east. This long stage is largely on rolling tracks in the plains and in the cork oak forests. We will have a lunch break towards Evora. We will ride the afternoon on more winding tracks in the Serra d'Ossa which will offer us superb panoramas. We will finish the first stage in a very nice **** hotel with swimming pool close to the medieval city of Monsaraz. DAY 3. Monsaraz - Alcoutim (240 km) The second day we will run along the Spanish-Portuguese border. We will drive between olive and eucalyptus trees, in the Andalusian sierras almost desert of the east of the country. We will cross the beautiful Natural Park of Guadiana which offer very pleasant and tortuous technical roads. Lunch break in Mertola. We will enter the Algarve in the afternoon. Nice hotel *** with swimming pool for the evening and the night. DAY 4. Alcoutim - Alte (220 km) We leave Acoutim by beautiful tracks before reaching the banks of Rio Guadania through the village of Azinhal, along the Odeleite dam. We will then arrive in the mountainous Algarve. Lunch at Barranco Do Vehlo. In the afternoon we will ride exclusively in this paradise of off-road. We will spend the evening and the night in hotel *** with swimming pool in Alte. DAY 5. Alte - Vila Nova de Milfontes (220 km) A 90% Algarve stage with a lot of trails. We will have lunch in Santana. After we will go to the beautiful dam of Santa Clara before going back on mountain tracks. We will end this splendid day at the edge of the Atlantic Ocean in Vila Nova de Milfontes. Hotel *** with heated pool.DAY 6. Vila Nova de Milfontes - Lisbonne (210 km) Our last stage will begin with the ascent along the Atlantic coast on sandy slopes of the Alentejana coast and beautiful views at the top of the cliffs. We will leave the seaside to cross a small serra above Santiago de Cacèm with more winding paths. Lunch at Alcacer do Sal. We will close this beautiful tracks in pine forests to our base near Lisbon. Free evening, night at the hotel ***. DAY 7. Group transfer. After breakfast we organize your transfer to Lisbon airport in the early morning.

$2043.70 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Motorcycle off-road tour in Portugal - ALGARVE TRIP

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Serra de Grandola, Grandola, Setubal District, AlentejoDAY 2. Grandola - Santa Clara (190 km) We will begin our journey in Alentejo in pine forests, then take the Serra de Grandola with some trails in the middle of the cork oaks. Lunch break towards the Monte da Rocha dam. The afternoon will be more mountainous since we will arrive in the Algarve massif. We will reach the shores of the dam of Santa Clara where is located charming traditional guest house with swimming pool. Duration: 11 hoursStop At: Castle of Alcoutim, Alcoutim, Faro District, AlgarveDAY 3. Santa Clara - Alcoutim (220 km) Big step in the program, with almost the crossing from west to east of the mountains of the Algarve. We will gain through beautiful technical paths the central areas alternating maquis and forests. Lunch break to Almodovar. We will end this beautiful day along the shores of the Guadiana border with Spain. Dinner and overnight in guest house with swimming pool. Duration: 11 hoursStop At: Igreja Matriz De Sao Bras De Alportel, Sao Bras de Alportel, Faro District, AlgarveDAY 4. Alcoutim - Sao Bras de Alportel (180 km). Shorter and more technical step. We leave Alcoutim by hilly tracks between olive trees before reaching the banks of Rio Guadania. Lunch at Barranco Do Vehlo. In the afternoon we will ride exclusively in this paradise of off-road, sometimes on the tracks of crests, sometimes in the valleys. We will spend the evening and the night in hotel *** with swimming pool in Sao Bras de Alportel. Duration: 11 hoursStop At: Castle of Aljezur, Aljezur, Faro District, AlgarveDAY 5. Sao Bras de Alportel - Aljezur (200 km). A delightful stage with tracks and paths that will delight us with splendid landscapes of the mountainous massif of Serra de Caldeirao. This most technical day will take us to the south of Serra de Monchique where we will have lunch, then descend to the Atlantic coast where the multiple paths offer splendid landscapes. End of stage close to Aljezur, hotel *** with swimming pool. Duration: 11 hoursStop At: Serra de Grandola, Grandola, Setubal District, AlentejoDAY 6. Aljezur - Grandola (210 km). Last step we will go up the entire Atlantic coast from south to north. We'll see the wild coast Vicentina and its magnificent cliffs. In the middle of the day, we will take a break in the coastal village of Vila Nova de Milfontes. The Alentejana coast for the afternoon with sandy slopes and some technical passages. Before closing the loop, the last pleasures of driving on beautiful tracks silted in the pine forests.Duration: 11 hoursStop At: Lisbon Tram & Funicular Network, Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central PortugalDAY 7. Transfer to Lisbon airportDuration: 2 hours

$68.50 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private Tour from Lisbon to Cost Alentejo

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Roman Ruins of Troia, Troia, Setubal District, AlentejoRoman ruins of Troy - In this place there was an aggregate population dedicated to fishing in the manufacture and export of canned fish, ran from the first century to the sixth century AD - The preserves were exported to the rest of the Roman Empire.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Mirobriga, Santiago do Cacem, Setubal District, AlentejoMiróbriga - Ancient Roman settlement located in Santiago do Cacém. Miróbriga ruins are referenced from the sec. XVI, lying deployed in an area of ​​excellence in agricultural resources, maritime, mining, representing a major commercial role in the Iron Age until the sec. IV AD, by the location.I can still see a spa, and residential buildings.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Sines Historic Center, Sines, Setubal District, Alentejo The story of Sines back at least to Roman times. As vestiges including a pedestal to Mars and a factory of fish salting. In sec. XIII and XIV the village developed around its harbor. In 1362 Pedro I granted the charter letter the village. The castle that exists today was started after this charter letter.Today Sines is one of the most important commercial ports in the country and fishing.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Igreja de Porto Covo, Porto Covo, Setubal District, AlentejoPorto Covo is one of the parishes of Sines, which until a few years was a well pacada fishing village, but because of its beautiful beaches and through a beautiful song became better known not only by the Portuguese, but for many that Come to Portugal.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Public Garden-Vila Nova de Milfontes, Vila Nova de Milfontes, Beja District, AlentejoVila Nova de Milfontes is on the banks of the River Mira. The human presence in the region dates back to the Paleolithic. We had Roman and Moorish occupation in the respective periods. This has been a fishing village in 1801 to have a low population occupation lost the title of county seat being attached to neighboring council - currently Odemira. In the sixteenth to eighteenth by frequent pirate attacks in the region, it was built the fort of St. Clement (Castelo de Milfontes)Duration: 1 hour

$159.84 Private & Custom Tours

Sagres & Lagos driving along southwest Portugal's coast - Private Tour to Algarve from Lisbon with Lunch

Enjoy visits Sagres and Lagos by driving along the beautiful southwest Portugal's coast – Costa Alentejana, 300 km south of Lisbon, affords a rewarding 10 hours tour experience. Cross the 25 Abril Bridge in the direction of the South of Portugal and Alentejo coast, stopping to see Sines an old fishing town best known in Portugal as the birthplace of the explorer Vasco da Gama. See  Vasco da Gama’s statue, with its square-like silhouette, faces the sea just a next Sines castle. Vasco da Gama earned his place in history during his voyage to India between 1497 and 1499, becoming the first European to get to India by sea, expanding the Portuguese Empire, opening up world trade and ushering in the colonial era. Continuing along the Alentejo coast a beautiful part of Portugal, especially around Vicentina Coast Natural Park.  Before arriving Sagres to Lunch, discover the west coast of Portugal, like Vila Nova de Milfontes, São Teotónio, Odemira, Aljezur and see some of Portugal's finest beaches such as Zambujeira do Mar. Arriving Sagres enjoys Algarve’s delicious seafood-prominent regional cuisine like the  wonderful bounty of seafood (and actually some of the tastiest seafood I’ve had in all of Portugal) or fresh sea fish grilled. Then have time to visit the main tourist attraction of Sagres: Cape St. Viscent and Sagres Fort. On return to Lisbon stop in Lagos and see the view site of Ponta da Piedade behind the lighthouse, to  view stretches from Cape St-Vincent to the west to Cape Carvoeiro in the east. Stop at Lagos City Center to shop before start the return to Lisbon.Your tour also includes a free and flexible pick-up (7:30AM) and drop-off (7:00PM) from your located accommodations, private driver/guide and Lunch.Visiting:Sagres and Cape of Saint Vincent view pointLagos and Ponta da Piedade view pointSinesVila Nova de MilfontesOdemiraAljezurAlentejo Natural Park and Beaches

$2363.42 Tours & Sightseeing

Coastal Alentejo and Rota Vicentina Biking Tour

Day 1: Arrival The rendez-vous is at the Lisbon Airport where we will welcome and gladly brief you with the scheduled program and its equipment. Together, we’ll head towards the charming country house Herdade da Matinha, located in Cerca. After setting up the equipment and getting familiarized with the GPS and all the required information you’ll have time to enjoy true luxury: the silence and melody of nature.Day 2: Porto Covo and Pessegueiro islandWe head towards Porto Covo, a lovely fishing village whose beaches are protected by imponent slopes. We will also stop by Vila da Sonega, where time has stopped and where you’ll be able to feast yourself with some typical snacks. The typical Cercal village awaits you for and end-of-day snack. Herdade da Matinha spares any introductions (33km + 500m).Day 3: AlgarveThe destination is Vila Nova de Milfontes, one of the dearest villages in Portugal. We will reach Cabo Sardão whose lighthouse marks the perfect harmony between land and water and where the white storks are queens and build their nests in the slopes. We head to Zambujeira do Mar known for its wild and almost deserted beaches and its astonishing views over the Atlantic Ocean. After that, we head to Odeceixe is our next destination where we will  sleep in “Casas do Moinho” (61km + 500m).Day 4: Odeceixe The destination is the valleys and plains around Odeceixe where in between mountain and shore, cork and evergreen oak trees create the perfect combination. The birds’ chirp is a constant in this area because the diversity of bird species is big here, which makes it a great place for birdwatching. If time as passed and you’re still not back, finding the way is easy. All you have to do is look for the windmill (26km + 300m).Day 5: Exploring the Rota Vicentina, fishermen  tracks The destination is the shore enchantments, exploring the “Rota Vicentina” fishermen tracks and feeling inspired by the huge Amoreira Beach, the famous Arrifana and Monte Clérigo beaches and the enchantments of its waves that seem be hand drawn. We reach Aljezur and  a few kilometres more and we reach the beautiful preserved Village of Pedralva who invites you to relax of all the day’s emotions (50km +700m).Day 6: The beaches We’ll head towards the Pedralva village, where the pine tree woods show the way. From there we’ll pedal to Carrapateira peer where the astonishing view over the ocean will make you feel unique. The Amado, Amoreira and Bordeira beaches are true references when it comes to surfing and other water sports, and make the delights of its visitors. We head back to Aldeia da Pedralva, (25km + 350m).Day 7: DepartureHoping that the tour has overcome your expectations, we’ll drive you back to Lisbon Airport.