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Guided Bike Tour in Alentejo & Hills of Algarve

Duration 9 Days
Type Guided
distance 625 km
Lodging Premium
Ref. Tour: tour015

Visit Sagres, Europe´s most southwestern point, and explore the Atlantic coast's wild beaches. Rest in selected lodges (4 stars) after this challenging bike ride that covers 600 km / 347 mi.

If you are looking for a challenging bike ride, this is the right tour for you. You will cover more than 600 km/ 347 mi in 7 rides. As you pedal along the magnificent Atlantic coast of Portugal, you will explore the wild beaches of the Alentejo and the unspoiled mountain region of the Algarve. Count on great clycling and plenty to see! The last day will be spent in Lisbon.

Daily Itinerary

Day 01
Cycling Tour 1: Lisboa | Grândola (Warm-up ride 47 km | 29 mi)
Meet at the airport in Lisbon and transfer by van to Grândola. After a light lunch in this charming town, you will go for a warm-up ride.
Overnight in Grândola.
Day 02
Cycling Tour 2: Grândola | Cercal (95 km | 59 mi)
Ride your bicycle through the cork and olive tree groves on the way to Santiago do Cacém. The ride will then take you to the Atlantic coast of Portugal and through the charming village of Porto Covo, on the way to Cercal. You will stay in a very special place, enjoy a gourmet dinner and relax in a unique atmosphere.
Overnight in Cercal.
Day 03
Cycling Tour 3: Cercal | Zambujeira do Mar (73 km | 45 mi)
A great day of riding in the Rota Vicentina, that combines very different landscapes: the mountains in the interior with the cliffs and wild beaches when you reach the Atlantic Ocean. You will pass by the beautiful village of Odemira.
Overnight in Zambujeira do Mar.
Day 04
Cycling Tour 4: Zambujeira do Mar | Sagres (95 km | 59 mi)
Today combines very different landscapes - the cliffs, the wild beaches and the town of Sagres are among the several highlights of the day. Your hotel in Sagres offers great ocean views from the rooms, has a SPA and an outdoor swimming pool.
Overnight in Sagres.
Day 05
Cycling Tour 5: Sagres | Caldas de Monchique (81 km | 50 mi)
You will start your West to East crossing of the Algarve. The bicycle route we chose will take you through olive, orange, fig and almond groves. You will stay in Caldas de Monchique, a popular SPA since Roman times. Save some time for a full body massage!
Overnight in Caldas de Monchique.
Day 06
Cycling Tour 6: Caldas de Monchique | Estói (94 km | 58 mi)
Today you will discover the best of the inland Algarve. Charming villages and rolling hills make this a great day of cycling. Visits Silves, the former Moorish capital of the Algarve.
Overnight in Estói.
Day 07
Cycling Tour 7: Estói | Praia Verde (88 km | 55 mi)
Your last day of cycling will take you close to the border with Spain, completing our West/ East crossing of the Algarve, to the coastal village of Tavira, with its beautiful white sand beach. A great bicycle ride waits for you!
Overnight in Praia Verde.
Day 08
Praia Verde | Lisboa
Morning transfer to Lisbon. After lunch, you will have the afternoon to explore the unique mix of old and new neighbourhoods within Portugal´s capital, as well as its many interesting monuments and museums.
Overnight in Lisbon.
Day 09
Early morning transfer to the airport in Lisbon.
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Dates & Prices

From 2190,00€/person |  Min. 4 participants

More Information


8 nights in selected accommodations with breakfast,
1 picnic
7 dinners
1 A2Z driver-guide
Van support
Snacks and fresh fruit on riding days
Airport transfers and local transfers
Hybrid bike rental
Maps and documentation
GPS tracks (using the app "Ride with GPS" on your phone)  
Personal Insurance
A2Z offer

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