- Cycling in Algarve and explore the traditional fishing villages
- Discover incredible sights upon the Algarve Coast
- Visit traditional villages and towns through the Algarve coastal region
- 4* Hotels for your Holidays to Portugal - Algarve
Cycling in the Algarve near the coastline on a 13 days journey, surrounded by beautiful sceneries. This Holidays in Portugal Algarve will be starting at the edge of Europe, Cape St Vincent in Sagres, the most south-western point of Continental Europe, with the amazing cliffs views. While Cycling in the Algarve you will be passing thought Lagos, an historic center of the Portuguese Age of Discoveries; passing Portimão and Albufeira fishing town; the sweet surroundings of Vilamoura; the wonders of the Ria Formosa Natural Park, a 60 km lagoon system, passing through the Sapal area, where you are able to see a huge variety of birds and wildlife; the cultural town of Faro; visiting Tavira, crossing a Roman bridge over the Gilão River, the most beautiful and typical town of Algarve, and finishing at Vila Real Sto António, an interesting old town on the banks of the Guadiana River which forms the border between Spain and Portugal. In your holidays to Portugal Algarve you will enjoy the beaches of fine gold sand together with the picturesque white-washed villages and historical towns; combined with a great selection of seafood and Portuguese traditional cuisine. Cycling in the Algarve for you Holidays will provide you with wonderful experiences you will not want to miss.
Day 1 - Arrival in Faro
Transfer (optional) with Megasport from Faro airport to the hotel in Sagres, place where you will begin the journey. Covered by the Alentejano Southwest natural park and the Vicentina coast, the Saint Vicent Cape is the further western point of Europe.
Day 2 - Sagres Bike Tour (or free day)
Day 3 - From Cabo São Vicente to Lagos
Cycling through the quiet roads and trails you will travel your way involved in magnificent cliff landscape environment.
Day 4 - Lagos Bike Tour (or free day)
Day 5 - From Lagos to Portimão
Starting the day visiting the splendid city of Lagos, which was remarkable for the Portuguese Discoveries, follow the path to the magnificent city of Portimão, through admirable Ria de Alvor.
Day 6 - Portimão Bike Tour (or free day)
Day 7 - From Portimão to Albufeira
The quiet roads and tracks will guide you through small villages and traditional cafes where you can taste delicacies of the region.
Day 8 Albufeira Bike Tour (or free day)
Day 9 - From Albufeira to Faro
With a route characterized by quiet trails, scroll down this path with a magnificent natural surroundings and typical piscatorial customs.
Day 10 - Faro Bike Tour (or free day)
Day 11 - From Faro to Tavira
Cycling in a track mostly through the Ria Formosa Natural Park, let yourself be involved by the senses of this natural wonder of Portugal.
Day 12 - Tavira Bike Tour (or free day)
Day 13 - From Tavira to Vila Real de Santo António
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.
Day 14 - Tavira Bike Tour (or free day)
Day 15 - Return to Faro
Transfer (optional) with MegaSport Tavira to the 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. Routes are supported by detailed roadbook and GPS that is provided.
30 – 50 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
Double (p. person)
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(supplement - p. person)
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14 nights’ accommodation in 4* hotels with breakfast
Trekking bicycle with front and saddle bag
- Travel pack per booking
Travel pack included:
- 1 road book per room
- Hotel vouchers
- 1 GPS per booking
- 1 speedometer per booking
- 1 set of puncture repair kit each two bikes
- 1 lock each two bikes
- Train ticket from Vila Real de Santo António to Tavira (optional)
*E-Bike (Bosch) = 220€
*Half board p. person (14 dinners) = 520€
*Transfer from Faro to the Hotel in Sagres: 1-4 persons = 100€ | 5-8 persons = 130€
*Transfer from Tavira to Faro: 1-4 persons = 40€ | 5-8 persons = 60€
*Daily Luggage Transfer: 1-8 persons = 390€ | for each additional person = 30€
*New year - 35€ p. person for double room and 60€ for single room - 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, 31st December 2019 and 1st January 2020.
*Easter - 35€ p. person for double room and 60€ for single room - 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th and 27th April 2019.
*Christmas Eve /supplement dinner p. person - 25th December: 40€
*New Year's Eve /supplement dinner p. person - 31st December: 100€