Alentejo Vineyards Cycling Holiday – 7 days
A spectacular cycling holiday focusing on landscapes, prehistoric sites, medieval architecture and of course the delicious Alentejo wine!
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- Vacation Style Holiday TypeFull Holiday Packages, Gastronomy, Guided Tours, History and Culture, Nature, Self Guided Tours
- Activity Level Fairly Easy
- Day 1 Arrival
Upon arrival in Lisbon, you will be greeted by your guide who will drive you to Estremoz, where you will enjoy an overnight in a castle! The amazing views over Estremoz will be the perfect welcome to this holiday package.
- Day 2 Cycle from Estremos to Vila Vicosa
Start the day with a yummy breakfast before hopping on your bike to cycle along historical villages and lovely landscapes! Upon arrival at the marble capital of Portugal, Vila Vicosa, you can visit palaces and Moorish buildings. The day offers quite a bit of free time for exploring, so make the most of it!
- Day 3 Cycling in Vila Vicosa
Today you will cycle towards Spain, along olive and cork groves, always accompanied by varied farm life! This day is a bit more challenging than the previous, with a few hills, but the views of the Guadiana River, the picturesque village of Juromenha and the delicious dinner at night will make it all worth it!
- Day 4 Cycle from Vila Vicosa to Redondo
Cycle along the cork forests, through lazy rolling hills to the hotel-museum of Redondo. Here you will get to view impressive centuries old ceramics that show you a bit of the lovely Alentejo culture and history! We will end the day with a visit to the wine museum for a bit of wine tasting. Your accommodation at the hotel-museum, was home to royalty dating back to the 1500’s!
- Day 5 Cycle from Redondo to Evora
A lovely cycling trail awaits you today, filled with the gold and green mix of the rolling hills of the Alentejo region! Bike across vineyards and traditional farms, enjoying the sites, smells and sounds until reaching the beautiful city of Evora, one of the most historical of the region!
- Day 6 Cycling in Evora
With over 2000 years of history and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Evora has much to see and do! After enjoying breakfast, we will take you on an unforgettable tour! In Arraiolos, you will see the traditional tapestries of the same name. You’ll also get to enjoy local wine, which I can vouch is absolutely delicious! Cheers
- Day 7 Departure
All good things must come to an end, and with this, your time with us has ended. Our guide will pick you up at your hotel and take you back to the airport for your flight home