Long distance cycling

On the Road - Cycling Route

Long distance cycling · Portugal
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A 400 km cycling adventure that is divided in 5 journeys, along some of the most scenic and quiet roads of Lower Alentejo. You will cycle through a wealth of biodiversity and discover many unique heritage spots.
Distance 413 km
31:37 h
3,847 m
3,847 m
568 m
4 m
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Portugal Wildscapes
Update: June 20, 2022
Highest point
568 m
Lowest point
4 m

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Rest stops

Restaurant "O Cabecinha"
Restaurant "Mirante"
Adega do Pescador
Bangula
Restaurant "Os Moços dos Leitões"
O Lobo
Restaurant "Adega do Monte Velho"
Churrasqueira Pátio de Ourique
Café and Restaurant "A Taberna"
Restaurant "Camões"
"Tasquinha do Medronho"
Taberna do Serafim
Pizzaria Ricordi
1680 gourmet taste
Pizzaria "O Forno"
Café | Restaurant Almodôvar
4 Estações Snack bar- Restaurant
Restaurant "Repuxo"
Restaurante Alengarve
Restaurant "Cegonha Branca"
Restaurant "CIGA"
Restaurant "Regional A Esquina"
Al Andaluz
Restaurante Alentejo
Seppia - Alentejo Star Hotel
Restaurant/Guest House "De São Domingos"
Casa de Pasto A Taberna
Restaurant/Pizzeria "A Paragem"
Casa de Pasto - Cafetaria Tamuje
Restaurant "Migas"
Vila Velha - Restaurant and local shop
Tavern "João das Cabeças"
Pizzaria Campo Branco
Restaurant "O Bombeiro"
Casa do Alentejo
Aliança
Pateo Da Villa
Pizzaria Italiana
A Planície
Restaurant "Castro"
Restaurant/Pizzeria "Villa Itália"
Restaurant "Seara"
Restaurant "A Cavalariça"
Restaurant "O Celeiro"
Monte dos Pocos (Agrotourism)
Patataki
Restaurante Imperial
Restaurant "As Piscinas Aljustrel"
Fio d´ Azeite
Cantinho Azul
Tasca do Filipe
Churrasqueira "O Fogareiro"
Pizzaria Rafaelo

Tips and hints

Our suggestion is a five days journey along the route but you may customize your own adventure.

If you pretend to ride in a self-supported way, plan your route in advance. Although there is a wide range of services along the route, it is recommended to check the availability in advance.

It will be possible to refill your water canteen in the villages along the route. Not all existing fountains will have drinking water, but there are many cafes and local people available to help when in need.

Avoid the summer months due to the high temperatures. In July and August, crossing the Alentejo can be a very intense experience!

Start

Coordinates:
DD
37.877020, -8.165440
DMS
37°52'37.3"N 8°09'55.6"W
UTM
29S 573395 4192498
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Coordinates

DD
37.877020, -8.165440
DMS
37°52'37.3"N 8°09'55.6"W
UTM
29S 573395 4192498
w3w 
///accountable.mammoths.merchandise
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Provider:  Bike Tours Portugal | Source:  Portugal Wildscapes

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Distance
413 km
Duration
31:37 h
Ascent
3,847 m
Descent
3,847 m
Highest point
568 m
Lowest point
4 m
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