- Explore the traditional fishing villages
- Discover incredible sights upon the coast
- Visit traditional villages and towns through the Algarve coastal region
- MegaSport Guide
- 4* Hotels
- Extra Nights Available
Cycle through 124 or 158 km on a 3 days journey to the New Year, with a MegaSport guide, surrounded by beautiful sceneries.
Starting at the fishing town of Albufeira, the first cycling day will take you through the sweet surroundings of Vilamoura and through the wonders of the Ria Formosa Natural Park, a 60 km lagoon system where you are able to see a huge variety of birds and wildlife, until the cultural town of Faro, the capital of the Algarve. Visiting Tavira you will cross the Roman bridge over the Gilão River, the most beautiful and typical town of Algarve, place where you will spend the New Year's Eve. Start the New Year cycling to Vila Real Sto António, an interesting old town on the banks of the Guadiana River which forms the border between Spain and Portugal.
The fascinating view upon the Algarve coastal to enjoy the beaches of fine gold sand together with the picturesque white-washed villages and historical towns; combined with the Christmas decorations and with a great selection of Portuguese traditional Christmas cuisine, certainly a great way to get in the New Year!
29th December - Arrival
Transfer with Megasport from Faro airport/train station to the hotel in Albufeira, place where you will begin the journey.
30th December - From Albufeira to Faro (48 km)
With a route characterized by quiet trails, scroll down this path with a magnificent natural surroundings and typical piscatorial customs.
31st December - From Faro to Tavira (42 km)
Cycling in a track mostly through the Ria Formosa Natural Park, let yourself be involved by the senses of this natural wonder of Portugal. Reaching Tavira, prepare yourself for the New Year's Eve dinner and don’t forget the champagne to open at 00:00, while you enjoy the fireworks.
01st January - From Tavira to Vila Real de Santo António (34 or 68 km)
Begin the 1st day of the New Year pedaling along the coast. The route offers exceptional views of the Atlantic Ocean and contact with a culture known for its fishing for Tuna Fish.
02nd January - Return
Transfer with MegaSport from Tavira to Faro airport for your return home or stay a few more extra nights in the unique region of the Algarve.
This great route runs along the Algarve coast line, allowing you to visit many of the coastal towns and cities in the Algarve and also trace various paths of nature.
It features mostly flat terrain with an average of one / two medium ascents per day. With an average of 40 km per day, easily crossed.
48 & 42 & 34 or 68 Km
Blessed with over 300 days of sunshine, the Algarve offers excellent temperatures to enjoy a cycling route at any time of year. Average temperatures vary between 15 degrees in January until the 30 degrees in August and 20 degrees in November.
Plane – You can book your airfare directly to Faro Airport or Lisbon Airport (with any connection to Faro by Bus or Train).
Characteristics of the route:
29 December 2020 (arrival)
02 January 2021 (departure)
Double (p. person)
Double (supplement - p. person)
4 nights’ accommodation in 4* hotels with breakfast
- 4 dinners (New Year's Eve dinner included)
Daily luggage transfer
- Transfer from Faro Airport to the hotel in Albufeira
- Transfer from the hotel in Tavira to Faro Airport
Trekking bicycle with front and saddle bag
- Train ticket from Vila Real de Santo António to Tavira (optional)
*E-Bike (Bosch) = 80€