- The Expert Leader for the trip is: Ruben Lopes
- Enjoy one night at The Literary Man, a dream hotel for book aficionados in the whitewashed medieval village of Óbidos
- Our included experiences encompass a guided tour of Porto’s worldfamous wines cellars and a guided tour of the charismatic city of Lisbon
- Feel invigorated as you pedal into Nazaré fishing village, home to some of the biggest waves ever recorded
- Cycle through the wildliferich sand dunes of São Jacinto Natural Reserve
Blessed with sun-kissed beaches, colourful and vibrant fishing villages and scenic routes, Portugal's Atlantic coast offers fantastic cycling opportunities. Your premium adventure starts in Porto, a UNESCO World Heritage city, with the route following relatively easy, flat or undulating cycling trails through a variety of landscapes. Riding along Portugal’s majestic Silver Coast, you’ll stop in different medieval-walled villages and towns for full immersion into the relaxed Portuguese way of life.
Notable highlights include a memorable ride through the dunes of the São Jacinto Natural Reserve, fascinating Port wine cellar tours and an overnight stay in the picture-perfect fortified village of Óbidos. After a week of cycling along some of Portugal's most outstanding coastline, a full day is dedicated to the visit of Lisbon, with an included guided experience to soak up one of the most charming capital cities in the world.
Day 1: Start Porto; Enjoy a free afternoon and welcome dinner.
Day 2: Full day in Porto: guided tour; wine tasting, boat trip on the Douro River.
Day 3: Gentle coastal ride to the bustling seaside town of Furadouro.
Day 4: Cycle to Mira via the protected Natural Reserve of the São Jacinto dunes; en
route visit the pretty coastal town of Costa Nova.
Day 5: Follow the Portuguese Silver Coast and ride to Figuera da Foz.
Day 6: Transfer to Praia da Vieira to enjoy the beach, cycle to Nazaré fishing
Day 7: Cycle to the beach of Foz do Arelho, transfer to Óbidos, a picturesque and
beautifully preserved medieval town and fortress.
Day 8: Private transfer to Lisbon, guided tour and free afternoon for sightseeing.
Day 9: The tour ends in Lisbon.
- Premium accommodation throughout,Tips for all hotel staff, drivers and local staff
- 8 breakfasts, 6 picnic lunches, 2 wine tastings, 2 dinners
- All transport and listed activities
- Named tour leader, chosen for their expertise
- Local bike hire
- Tip for the tour leader
- Travel insurance: information is available here
- Single accommodation (available on request)
- Visas & vaccinations
- Local city taxes (approx. €10)
- E-bike hire supplement
- Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
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- Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Cycling Portugal's Atlantic Coast - Premium Adventure tour. You can cancel the tour up to 71 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 70 days of departure.Payment
For any tour departures within 08 December 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 08 December 2022, a deposit of 15% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 70 days before trip departure.Travel Insurance
Cycling Portugal's Atlantic Coast - Premium Adventure tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.Visa
For this Cycling Portugal's Atlantic Coast - Premium Adventure tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.COVID-19 Safety Measures
This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:
- This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
- Group sizes are kept small to maintain a low risk ‘small group bubble’, with an average of 10 guests in each group.
- Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
- Several COVID-19 distancing measures have been adopted on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
- All travellers will be required to be fully vaccinated no less than two weeks prior to travel.
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