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Bike Tour from Porto to Lisboa

Cycle along the Atlantic coast, starting from Porto towards Lisboa! This tour by flat terrains is our easiest one. With routes by the ocean side, you have the chance to enjoy the west coast sunny beaches, stopping in one beach bar terrace for a coffee or tasting a grilled fresh fish lunch. Part of your trip will be in the cycling path of the Atlantic Road which is the longest in the country and offers several route combinations, as well as exceptional comfort and safety patterns to ride a bike. A memorable journey across incredible natural landscapes, charming beaches and welcoming towns!

Take your time, bring your family and breath the fresh air of the pine tree forests of the region, as well as the lovely sea breeze from the Atlantic. Your trip ends in style, crossing the Óbidos Medieval village gates. The enchanting Óbidos Lagoon and the priceless Medieval town of Óbidos are other memorable highlights you won’t forget.

8 Days 7 Nights 

 

Duration: 8 Days
Type: Self Guided
Distance: 306 KM
 

Lodging: Comfort

 Expedition Details 

Cycle along the Atlantic coast, starting from Porto towards Lisboa! This tour by flat terrains is our easiest one. With routes by the ocean side, you have the chance to enjoy the west coast sunny beaches, stopping in one beach bar terrace for a coffee or tasting a grilled fresh fish lunch.
Part of your trip will be in the cycling path of the Atlantic Road which is the longest in the country and offers several route combinations, as well as exceptional comfort and safety patterns to ride a bike. A memorable journey across incredible natural landscapes, charming beaches and welcoming towns!
Take your time, bring your family and breath the fresh air of the pine tree forests of the region, as well as the lovely sea breeze from the Atlantic. Your trip ends in style, crossing the Óbidos Medieval village gates. The enchanting Óbidos Lagoon and the priceless Medieval town of Óbidos are other memorable highlights you won’t forget.

Trip Highlights

    • Porto City
    • Atlantic Ocean
    • White sand beaches
    • Bike paths
    • Pine forest
    • Atlantic Route
    • Sea Food
    • Fishing village of Nazaré
    • Medieval village of Óbidos

Prices start at $2350 US Dollars for 7 Days/6 Nights 

Tours start on any Sunday and end on Saturday. 

Contact Us to book your tour dates. 

7 Days Biking Porto to Lisboa

$2350

8 days starting on Sundays

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Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1

Arrival to Porto

The hilly city of Porto presents a mingle of styles and eras that will enchant you. Porto is renowned all over the world for its delicious fortified wine which is specific to the region, and refers to grapes that have been cultivated and harvested on the designated banks of the Douro River valley, and transformed into this delicious nectar at one of the area’s many Port wine estates.
Overnight in Porto.

DAY 2

Cycling Tour 1: Porto | Espinho | Furadouro | Ovar (51 km)

Today you will ride along the Douro River until its mouth. Then you will head south along the coast, mostly on bike paths, with beautiful sandy beaches on your right. During this ride, you’ll have plenty of places to stop and enjoy a traditional Portuguese meal or just to have a drink looking at the Atlantic Ocean!
At Espinho, you can continue on a cycling path along the pine tree forest to Furadouro beach, cycling the final 21 km.
Overnight in Ovar.

DAY 3

Cycling Tour 2: Ovar | Barra | Mira Region (65 km)

Today’s bike ride will take you along the Aveiro lagoon. On the beach of San Jacinto, you will cross by ferry to Barra Beach, located on the south side of the lagoon. You will then continue along the Ria de Aveiro and find the bike path that will take you to your hotel in Mira Region.
Overnight in Mira Region.

DAY 4

Cycling Tour 3: Mira Region | Figueira da Foz (55 km)

Today’s bike ride will take you towards Figueira da Foz city. Figueira da Foz took its name from its situation at the mouth (foz) of the River Mondego and it has developed into one of the main seaside resorts in the centre of Portugal.
This trip full of dune systems covered in pine forest and you will take time to appreciate this lovely green scenery. You will cycle along the Atlantic Coast and up to the Serra da Boa Viagem to appreciate the panoramic view from the Miradouro da Vela where you can see not only the city and the salt-pans of the River Mondego, but on clear days the coastline is also visible as far as the Berlengas islands. Then the trip goes down to the lighthouse of Cape Mondego.
Overnight in Figueira da Foz.

DAY 5

Cycling Tour 4: Figueira da Foz | São Pedro de Moel (65 km)

Today´s ride will start crossing the bridge over the Mondego River until you arrive  near Carriço and start into a cycling path that lead you through the Pinhal de Leiria, a pine tree forest which was planted by the king D. Dinis in the 14th century to provide timber to build ships.
You will pedal along  small beaches along the cycle path which crosses this immense pine forest. Beaches like Praia do Pedrogão, da Praia da Vieira and Praia de São Pedro de Moel are like oases in this countryside of pine forest covered dunes.
São Pedro de Moel have a large beach and it is sheltered from the wind, ideal for sports, namely for the practice of windsurfing and diving.
Overnight in São Pedro de Moel.

DAY 6

Cycling Tour 5: São Pedro de Moel | Foz do Arelho ( 55 km)

Leaving São Pedro de Moel behind you will pass by Nazaré, a traditional and well-known fishing village. It was also the place where you can find the biggest waves ever (Nazaré Cannon) in Praia do Norte.
The last stop is Foz do Arelho, on the confluence between the Óbidos Lagoon and the sea, this place throws up the choice between two very different types of beach.
Overnight in Foz do Arelho.

DAY 7

Cycling Tour 6: Foz do Arelho | Óbidos (15 km)

On your last ride you will leave behind the Atlantic Ocean and move inland cycling along the beautiful and quiet Lagoon.
The last stop will be the delightful town of Óbidos, with white houses adorned with bougainvilleas and honeysuckle. Óbidos is one of the most perfect examples of a Portuguese medieval fortress.
Overnight in Óbidos.

DAY 8

Departure

You can make your own way by train or bus from Óbidos to Porto / Lisbon. Private transfer from hotel to Lisbon/Porto  (optional).

Why We Love Portugal A2Z Walking & Biking 

Portugal A2Z Walking & Biking

Portugal A2Z is an innovative tourism operator with a strong social responsibility and ethical principles. It distinguishes itself from others operators by opting to work side by side with local partners, developing competencies and knowledge trough the training and sharing of information, always respecting local cultures and environmental principles. The contact with local populations and the interaction with the communities are highly valuably.

FAQ’s Biking Porto to Lisboa 

What’s Included? 

  • 7 accommodations with breakfast (based on 3* lodgings or similar)
  • Briefing with an A2Z Guide
  • 6 bike rides with full vehicle support
  • Luggage transfers 1 bag per person – up to 20kg/bag
  • Hybrid bike rental
  • Maps and documentation
  • GPS tracks (using the app “Ride with GPS” on your phone)
  • 24H support line
  • Personal Insurance
  • A2Z water bottle
  • Flights and airport taxes
  • Train rides
  • Museum fees
  • Ferry boat tickets
  • other not specified in incluided
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