All bike tours
Sunny bike tour along the south shore of Portugal.
One of the most beautiful coastal scenery in Europe, with miles of beautiful sandy beaches expects you as well as the centuries-old testimonies of a former empire, flowerage of the Portuguese spring, snow-white villages and beautiful golden beaches. Pure nature, hospitable and original people - all that we can offer you on your experience bike tour through the sandy Algarve. You will cycle pass picturesque beaches, idyllic villages and impressive cities, which are still heavily influenced by the different historical influences.
Private arrival at start hotel. We would like to make you a flight offer. Good public bus connection (5km) or via Taxi (costs about ? 12,-).
Via lightrailway you’re gonna travel along the coastline to Vila Real at the Spanish border. At the hotel you will receive your bicycles. From there you start to a round trip over the river Guadiana River to Ayamonte and the beach of Monte Gordo.
Today Castro Marim will be on your tour. From there you cycle to Manta Rota with fantastic beach. Further on you go to your destination Tavira, a small harbour- and fishing village.
Along smelling lemon slope and numerous orange groves you cycle to back-country of Algarve.
By bus you will get to Barranco do Velho. From there you cycle along Alte further to Arade water supply dam to Silves, the old moore capital of Algarve. A cultural acme of the tour is waiting for you: cathedral Santa Maria (13th century) with it old moore mosque.
By cycle bus you go to Marmelete, then you cycle on a phantasmagoric descend towards west coast to Aljezur. You follow the coast to dune landscape around Carapateira. Enjoy a cooling bath before you cycle further to Cabo de San Vincente ( the southernmost point of Europe). Soon you are gonna be fast by bike in Sagres.
The last stage leads you to Salema and further on to Luz and Lagos. The ‘Ponte de Piedade’ is another acme and at the same time end of this journey. After a stroll through Lagos you will go by bus back to Faro.
Sometimes it can be necessary to choose a hotel with 2 stars in a neighbouring place. Helmets are required by law. No rental.