Portugal Bike Tour- Castles and Wine
- Sleep in castles, palaces and farmhouses
- Internationally awarded wine tastings
- This Portugal bike tour takes you through beautiful landscapes with vineyards, olive groves, cork oaks
- Évora historical centre, classified by UNESCO as World Heritage Site; Mediaeval villages
- Delicious regional Portuguese gastronomy from the Alentejo, always present at our unique gourmet picnics and selected restaurants.
- Do this bike tour the opposite direction for an easier grade experience, finishing with 3 nights in Évora, avoiding packing up every day!
The Castles and Wine PORTUGAL BIKE TOUR will live up to its name.
Most nights will be passed either in a castle or an old convent, now beautiful charming hotels.
Along the way, the great ancient city of Évora, world heritage site, and small fortified hamlets will tell the stories of wars with moors and Spain. The border is right there on the other side of Alqueva, the biggest artificial lake in Europe.
The loveable Alentejo people, at first shy, the Mediterranean typical gastronomy along with the wonders of cork, marble, olive oil and other crafts will enrich your experience. And the wine… well come and judge for yourself…
All this in safe backroads with some easy bits off the asphalt riding, with us by your side.
We will be pleased if you chose to Cycle our Portugal Bike tour!
If you want an easier grade experience please request to do the Bike Tour in the opposite direction. You will have more down hills and you can finish with more time to visit the great UNESCO city of Évora or even have a rest day from cycling, enjoying the city and your lovely hotel.
You can make this Portugal Bike tour:
- with us in a guided bike tour getting all the interpretation and companionship
- with us, having the support car guiding you
- together with friends in a self guided biking tour.
|Tour type||City, Heritage, Inland, Landscape|
1st cycling day from Arraiolos to Évora
Altitude gain: 486 mt/ 1594 ft
Total Distance: 45km/ 27 mi
2nd cycling day Megaliths (from Évora to Évora)
Altitude gain: 579 mt/ 1899 ft
Total Distance: 49 km/ 30 mi
3rd cycling day from Évora to Reguengos
Altitude gain: 517 mt/ 1696 ft
Total Distance: 48.1 km/ 29 mi
4th cycling day from Reguengos to Monsaraz
Altitude gain: 417 mt/ 1368 ft
Total Distance: 31.6 km/ 19 mi
Level: easy plus
5th cycling day from Monsaraz to Vila Viçosa
Altitude gain: 671 mt/ 2201 ft
Total Distance: 48.2 km/ 29 mi
6th cycling day from Vila Viçosa to Estremoz
Altitude gain: 315 mt/ 1033 ft
Total Distance: 31,2 km/ 19 mi
Level: easy plus
Prices per person – 2020
Departures everyday for all types of Tour.
Come on our set dates and Get a Better Price.
Discount price if you book 2 tours!
LUXURY OPTIONS – Upgrade cost under request, depends on type of room available and season.
OPPOSITE WAY – The price to do the trip the opposite way is the same. The only difference is that it is easier. If you choose to stay 3 nights in Évora there might be a change in price, depending on your choice of hotel.
Not Included: Bikes insurance, Travel insurance, Tour cancellation insurance, and all items not mentioned above. See Terms & Conditions for more details.
Turaventur uses the REDUNIQ @Payments System. These payments are made in a simple, practical and secure way. The payment link is sent to your email, which will be redirected to a secure UNICRE page. Here the customer places the card details and makes the payment. After the data is validated and authorized by the bank, the transaction is finish. At the end you are notified of payment via email.
Guided group tour dates
Subject to availability, you can do this tour at any date as a private guided tour or as a self guided tour. The fact that a group date is full does not mean you cannot do a private tour on that date. So contact us anyway!