A DREAM ROUTE in southern Portugal with your mountain bike or our rental electric mountain bike.
You will discover the wonders of the southern coast of Portugal, this scenic and beautiful routes adapted to any level of the practice of mountain biking. 4 days riding in amazing landscapes between land and sea. You will start by the coast of Alentejana to the wild coast Vicentina until Sagrés.
4 days of mountain biking itinerary / 4 nights, full board, along the wild coast with departure / arrival from FARO.
Approximately 200 km (90% of trails and paths) with GPS provided.
Possible to do this tour in 3 or 5 days riding. You have the possibility to drive by half day and to reach the hotels geginning afternoons in our minibus.
Grouped bus transfer about 2 hours from Faro Airport to the hotel *** in Santo André on the Alentajana coast. Briefing, dinner and night in the hotel.
Day 2 : Santo André -> Vila Nova de Milfontes : 55 km – total climbing: 400m. – 5 to 6 hours of riding
We will begin our journey along the Atlantic Ocean by sanded roads in forests of maritime pines. We will discover the wild coast by the seaside trails of the Alentajana. After Sinés, we will have a picnic break on the beach of Margavel. We will ride the afternoon along the ocean alternating paths and trails in beautiful sceneries. Dinner and overnight in the hotel *** by the ocean.
Day 3 : Vila Nova de Milfontes -> Carvalhal : 45 km - total climbing: 370 m. – 5 to 6 hours of riding
We’ll leave Vila Nova de Milfontes along the ocean mostly by trails overlooking the cliffs. We will have lunch break at Almograve. We’ll return to the land in the afternoon to ride on beautiful paths between fields and forest of eucalyptus. End of stage on the beach of Carvalhal before arriving at our hotel ** nearby the ocean.
Day 4 : Carvalhal -> Aljezur : 43 km – total climbing: 650 m. – 6 to 7 hours of riding
Our third stage will be the harder with climbing 650m. After the first few kilometres along the coast, we will return to the surround land and mountains. Picnic place under the eucalyptus. A few beautiful forests in the afternoon before joining our hotel *** near the coast for the evening and the night.
Day 5 : Aljezur -> Sagrés : 55 km – total climbing: 1300m. – 6 to 7 hours of riding
Very beautiful last stage is 100% Costa Vicentina. After departure, we’ll pass on the wild Praia do Canal, than we’ll go up in the forests of eucalyptus. We will take the lunch break very close to the Praia da Bordeira. On leaving we will be able to admire the superb Vicentina coast with specific geology, its cliffs and its creeks of surfers. This stage which ends at Sagrés, the south-western tip of Portugal and Europe, will be engraved in your memory.
Transfer to Faro
According to the flights and programs of each ones, we will make a road transfer to Faro airport or to the hotel in Faro where you will have the opportunity to extend your stay at the hotel ***.
TARIFFS per person
October to May
June to September
3 days riding GPS guided / 3 nights full board on double or triple room
4 days riding GPS guided / 4 nights full board on double or triple room
5 days riding GPS guided / 5 nights full board on double or triple room
Rental electric mountain bike
50 € / day
35 € / night
50 € / night
Transfers from Lisbon airport
Extra night in Faro in the hotel ***
Prices not included
Receptive staff English, French and Russian speaking
Return flights to Faro (or Lisbon)
3, 4 or 5 days riding depending on the program with GPS guided
Lunches taken in restaurant
3, 4 or 5 nights full board in the hotels ** and ***
Support vehicle for luggage and assistance
Personal expenses and gratuities
Rental GPS for 2 or 3 bikes, depending on the group composition
Anything not mentioned in the section «price include»
Grouped transfers upon arrival from Faro airport to hotel in Santo André and at the end of the tour from Sagrés to the airport or hotel in Faro
In case of rental mountain bike, training to use it and the GPS
Bookings: from 12 years old. Dates to choose from a group of 5 participants or according to schedule of groups to complete from 1 person. Maximum 16 persons per group. Level: This tour is designed for people used to ride on mountain bike and in good shape
Languages speaking: English, French and Russian
Period: this tour is available all year round, the advise against July and August considering the high temperature
Organization: you ride at your speed and level thanks to the GPS guide provided (1 GPS provided for 2 or 3 bikes depending on the composition of the group)
Assistance: the support vehicle carries one luggage per person to each place of accommodation, it finds participants every half-day. You have the possibility to riding by half days and to reach the hotels in our minibus. It can intervene in case of mechanical or human problems.
Meals: breakfasts and dinners are taken in the lodgings, we organize picnics on the course for the lunches were you find the assistance (on days 2 and 4 you could have lunch in restaurants, not included).
Means of payment: 30% at registration, the balance is to be paid 1 mouth before departure; by check, bank transfer or credit card (10€ fee per transaction)