The Wonders of Alentejo - Rota Vicentina Walking Program - Walking Self-Guided Program..Long Program

The Vicentine Coast bathed by the clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean offers unique landscapes with unforgettable sunsets in a mild climate ideal for walking.
The suggested tracks are in the protected area of the Natural Park of Vicentine Coast and offer countless points of observation of the landscape, fauna and flora.
All this comes together with the local gastronomy, the excellent Portuguese wines and the extremely comfortable rural accommodation ideal to recover from the long walking days.

 

Walking Portugal Fishermans trail

 

Price per person BB

Nr. of people

Self- Guided

Half Board supplement* 

2

830€

210€

4 or more

720€

210€

Prices per person (2 people in a double)
Single Suplement 250€.

High Season Suplement (July and August) 65€
*includes 7 dinners -drinks not included

 

 

 

 

 

The Wonders of Alentejo - Rota Vicentina Walking - Long Program

  • 9 days program - 7 days walking;
  • Total distance:  118 Km;
  • Average daily distance: 20 Km;
  • Difficulty: medium.

Included in this walking program:

  • 9 nights Bed and Breakfast (***/**** hotels and charming lodging)
  • 7 picnic lunches 
  • Transfer from Lagos to Lisbon (Train)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Support staff
  • Luggage transport from accommodation to accommodation
  • Insurances (not included travel insurance)
  • Transfers to the starting point and from the finishing point of each trail
  • Map 1 : 55 000 and GPS files GPX/KMZ
  • GPS rental

 

   

The Wonders of Alentejo - Rota Vicentina Walking Program - Long Program

Day 1 – Lisbon - Cercal Alentejo

How to get to Cercal Alentejo

From Lisbon Airport

Take the metro at Airport Metro Station to Sete Rios Metro Station

At Sete Rios Metro Station there is a connection to the BUS

BUS - Rede Exprosso PR.MARECHAL HUMBERTO DELGADO -SETE RIOS

Upon arrival the participants will receive maps and support material.

Accommodation in Vila Nova de Milfontes

Accommodation in Cercal

 

Day 2 – Historic trail

From Cercal to Porto Côvo

POI: Pessegueiro Fortress and Porto Côvo Central Square

Distance: 18 km - Ca. 5 hours

Accumulated climb:190 m  Accumulated descent: 306 m

Level:  Easy

Optional - Picnic lunch included

Accommodation  in Porto Côvo

 

Day 3 - Fisherman's Trail

From Porto Côvo to Vila nova de Milfontes

POI: Milfontes Castle, Milfontes Lighthouse

Distance: 20 km - Ca. 7 hours

Accumulated climb: 167 m  Accumulated descent: 149 m

Level:  Difficult

Optional - Picnic lunch included

Accommodation  in Vila Nova de Milfontes

 

Day 4 - Fisherman's Trail

From Vila Nova de Milfontes to Almograve

POI:Furnas Beach, stunning views of the river’s mouth

Distance: 15 km - Ca. 5 hours

Accumulated climb: 88 m  Accumulated descent: 116 m

Level:  Somewhat difficult

Optional - Picnic lunch included

Accommodation – Almograve

 

Day 5 – Fishermen's Trail

From Almograve to Zambujeira do Mar

POI: Cape Sardão Lighthouse; Fishing Harbours

Distance: 22 km - Ca. 7 hours

Accumulated climb: 272 m  Accumulated descent: 201 m

Level:  Somewhat difficult

Optional - Picnic lunch included

Accommodation – Zambujeira do Mar

Day 6 – Fishermen's Trail

From Zambujeira do Mar to Odeceixe

POI: Odeceixe Village; Fishing Harbour Azenha do Mar

Distance: 18 km – Ca. 7 hours

Accumulated climb: 382 m  Accumulated descent: 390 m

Level: Somewhat difficult

Optional - Picnic lunch included

Accommodation – Odeceixe or Brejão    

     

Day 7 – Historic Trail
From Odeceixe to Aljezur

POI: Odeceixe Beach; Windmill in Rogil                                                       

Distance: 18 km - Ca. 6 hours

Accumulated climb: 167 m Accumulated descent: 150 m

Level: Easy

Optional - Picnic lunch included

Accommodation – Aljezur

 

Day 8 – Historic Trail and Fisherman's trail

From Aljezur to Arrifana

POI: Aljezur Village, Castle and Arrifana Beach

Distance: 12 km - Ca. 4 hours

Accumulated climb: 224 m  Accumulated descent: 184 m

Level:  Easy

Optional - Picnic lunch included

Accommodation – Aljezur

 

Day 9 – Lisbon

Transfer to Lagos trains station and from Lagos to Lisbon

Accommodation – Lisbon

The participants should take into account the terrain and the km/miles of each track and be sure to check in advance that they are in good physical condition to do it.

 


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