Bike Tours in Portugal


Portugal Bike Tours
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A relatively small country in the extreme south-west of Europe, Portugal is off the beaten track and often overlooked by cyclists. However this very much stands in Portugal's favour. With a population of just over 10 million there are plenty of open spaces and get-away-from-it all places - with some exceptions. During the summer, the Algarve in particular, sees a big influx of tourists and the large cities of Lisbon and Porto have many of the usual big city cycling issues.

Portugal has quite a varied landscape with the terrain ranging from plains in the south and along parts of the Atlantic Coast, to rocky shores, beaches and mountains.

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Encountering Nature

8 Day(s)
Moderate
Guided

Cycling amidst tranquillity we will rest our eyes between the green of the woods and the fields, the grey of the granite and the schist, and the bright colours of the heather, the broom, the 'carqueja' and the blooming oleander. In walks thro ...

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Gerês Nature & Beauty

7 Day(s)
Adv/Challenging
Guided

Nature in its splendour, a landscape of rare and impressive beauty, this itinerary of mountains and plateaus interrupted by rivers and waterfalls goes through the National Park of Peneda- Gerês

The crystal clear water of the streams an ...

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Rio Douro by Boat, Bicycle and Train

7 Day(s)
Easy
Guided

An unforgettable journey up the Douro river, from its mouth in the city of Oporto, with its 'Rabelo' boats, to Vila Nova de Foz Côa and to 'Alto Douro Wine Region' and in the heart of the Paleolithic Aboriginal Rock Art. We will be us ...

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Route of the Sun - Enchanted Sceneries

7 Day(s)
Easy
Guided

It is a territory of intense light and mild climate, where the sea coast and the field fuse themselves in an unique way, in a green spot sprinkled with white houses, with the blue of the ocean as background, filled with welcoming people that spend th ...

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Beira Interior

7 Day(s)
Moderate
Guided

Rock Art is the most ancient graphic memory of Humanity. Discover this exceptional art at the beginning of this journey by bicycle, which we believe is also a journey through time. Find hidden villages that still preserve stories of conquests and old ...

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5 Mountains, 5 Stars

7 Day(s)
Moderate
Guided

Always between this 5 mountains - Bussaco, Lousã, Açor, Caramulo, Estrela - , cycle in this challenge through majestic woods along paths on transparencies of light and freshness of flavours. Through calm woods along the way, enjoy the colours, the sc ...

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Epic Douro

8 Day(s)
Mod/Advanced
Guided

Quoting the poet Miguel Torga, the writer who most wrote about the Douro and its people, we can see that he said it better than anyone: "The sublimated Doiro. The prodigy of a landscape that ceases to be so in its immensity. It is not a scene th ...

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Minho, The Green and The Water

6 Day(s)
Moderate
Guided

A bicycle ride in the region of Minho, on the northeast top of the country. Be enchanted by the exhuberant colours of the region, the perfect romance between the green and the water. The sea coast is low and cropped with sandy beaches intersected by ...

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Ocean & Beaches

7 Day(s)
Adv/Challenging
Guided

The Atlantic Ocean will accompany you in your cycling during the whole itinerary, where you will see a great variety of landscapes and a unique cultural heritage, combining tradition and the present in perfect harmony.

It was the sea t ...

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Bike Tour by the Douro River - Wine Country and International Park

7 Day(s)
Moderate
Guided

Join this Douro bike tour, fit for road cyclists who want to discover the world’s first demarcated wine region and the Portuguese historical villages Ride by the river, enjoying its trademark UNESCO world heritage “socalcos” or terr ...

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