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  Activity

  • Walking

  Duration

  • 5 days Tour - 4 days walking

  Accommodation

5 nights - 3*/4* Hotels and Charming
Lodge

  Price

From 630€

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Cliffs and hidden beaches 

Algarve coast - Hiking Program

Walk along the cliffs and enjoy the most beautiful beaches in Portugal. Charming villages, cosy restaurants, breath-taking landscapes and friendly people are waiting for you on this small corner of Europe.

Recommended season - September to June 

 Day by Day

 Day 1 - Transfer from Lagos to Sagres - Briefing

Reception of the clients in Lagos and transfer to Sagres.                                

Briefing and delivery of support material.

Within one of the most impressive scenery of the Algarve, lays the small village of Sagres with its sea cliffs and the 15th century fortress high above the ocean.

Its isolated beauty and its wild and windy beaches set Sagres apart from the other villages in the Algarve.
Sagres is very popular, particularly among sunbathers and surfers. Away from the holiday villas, bars and restaurants, is the busy port and the lively marina.
From the tip of Ponta de Sagres there are great views up the coast to cape “Cabo São Vicente”.

Places to visit: São Vicente Cape and Lighthouse, Martinhal beach, Sagres Fortress, Mareta beach, try Sagres beer

Accommodation in Sagres

A: Casa Azul Sagres

B: Mareta Beach or Mareta View


 Day 2 -  Walking from Sagres to Cabo São Vicente

We start this walking tour along the west coast. The tracks will lead you to the Cabo de São Vicente with its Light House with one of the biggest lamps in the world.

LEVEL: SOMEWHAT DIFFICULT
DISTANCE: 17,5 KM
APPROXIMATE DURATION: 5 HOURS
ACCUMULATED CLIMB: 550 M
ACCUMULATED DESCENT: 550 M
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE: 93 M
MINIMUM ALTITUDE: 22 M

Places to visit: Beliche Beach, Cabo São Vicente, Fortaleza de Beliche, Sagres

Accommodation in Sagres

A: Casa Azul Sagres

B: Mareta Beach or Mareta View


 Day 3 - Walking from Sagres to Salema Beach

This walking day takes you to Salema Beach. It is a 17km walk until the beautiful beach of Salema with nice restaurants where you can taste the best Algarve fresh fish menus.

LEVEL: DIFFICULT
DISTANCE: 17 KM
APPROXIMATE DURATION: 5 HOURS
ACCUMULATED CLIMB: 750 M
ACCUMULATED DESCENT: 700 M
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE: 78 M
MINIMUM ALTITUDE: 1 M

Places to visit: Martinhal, Ingrina Beach, Zavial Beach

Late afternoon transfer to your accommodation in Praia da Luz.

Accommodation in Praia da Luz

Aparthotel Vila Luz or Hotel Bela Vista da Luz


 Day 4 - Walking from Salema Beach to Praia da Luz

This walking day takes you to Praia da Luz. It is a 11,5km walk until the beautiful beach of Luz. On km 6 you will arrive to Burgau beach, a small fishermen’s beach where you will find a place for a recovery drink.

Early morning transfer to the starting place in Salema Beach.

LEVEL: EASY
DISTANCE: 11,5 KM
APPROXIMATE DURATION:  3 HOURS
ACCUMULATED CLIMB: 475 M
ACCUMULATED DESCENT: 478 M
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE: 79 M
MINIMUM ALTITUDE: 2 M

Places to visit: Praia de Cabanas Velhas, Almadena Fortress, Burgau Beach and Praia da Luz

Accommodation in Praia da Luz

Aparthotel Vila Luz or Hotel Bela Vista da Luz


 Day 5 - Walking from Praia da Luz to Lagos

It is a short but beautiful walking day. The view from Ponta da Piedade and all the beaches before you arrive to the centre of Lagos offers you an unforgettable landscape.

Lagos city was the departure point of several maritime expeditions and its harbour, due to its geographical position, became an important business centre since the XV century.
Today, the economic activity of the city relies on tourism mainly due to its singular beaches that are unique in terms of variety and quality. Among these, the famous Dona Ana beach, one of tourists’ favourite, stands out with its golden rock formations and natural caves that can be visited by boat. Lagos has an exciting night life with countless entertainment options and is the ideal spot to finish any walking tour. Most of the city centre streets are for pedestrians only and are packed with bars, restaurants, shops and other offers that will make your stay a memorable one.

LEVEL: EASY
DISTANCE:  11 KM
APPROXIMATE DURATION: 3 HOURS
ACCUMULATED CLIMB: 475 M
ACCUMULATED DESCENT: 478 M
MAXIMUM ALTITUDE: 107 M
MINIMUM ALTITUDE: 2 M

Places to visit: Praia da Luz, Ponta da Piedade Light House and Lagos

Accommodation in Lagos

Hotel Tivoli or equivalent 


 Day 6 - End of the program after breakfast

 End of the program after breakfast.


Prices

 From January 1st to April 30th and October 1st to November 15th

Nr. of people

2 people

Price per person (*)

630€

From May 1st to June 30th and from the 1st to the 30th of September

Nr. of people

2 people

Price per person (*)

665€

*Prices per person (2 people in a double) |  Single supplement 250€ 
Solo supplement 200€
Option B, accommodtion upgrade in Sagres more 30€ per person

Map of the Tour

Included

  • 5 nights Bed and Breakfast (charming lodging)
  • 4 picnic lunches
  • Transfer from Lagos to Sagres (day 1)
  • Support staff
  • Luggage transport from accommodation to accommodation
  • Personal accident Insurance
  • Transfers to the starting point and from the finishing point of each trail (when necessary)
  • GPS

Levels

Easy - No walking experience necessary. No hills or not steep hills, short duration.
Medium - A little longer, with some hills that are not steep or only a few hills but steep. 
Difficult - Requires good physical condition. Are usually long with several hills of all type.

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.

NOT RECOMMENDED FOR PEOPLE WITH VERTIGO OR FEAR OF HEIGHTS