Custom Douro Bike Tour - 7 days ( remainder)

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Duration: 7 days / 6 nights
Availability: 22nd to 28th of October 2018
Suitable for: road bike ( 2 e-bikes, not included in price)
Ride type: 6 riding days, with average of 40 to 60km per day, and 600 to 1500m daily accumulated meters

Ride by the UNESCO world landscape the “Douro Vinhateiro”, up in the Douro river, and discover the culture, tradition and great wines of this amazing region. In this bike tour, that starts in the demarcated wine region, you’ll ride by the farms, cellars and the most beautiful viewpoints over the Douro river. Relaxing in amazing wine hotels, you will have the chance to ride by one of the most important regions in Portugal.

Description summary:

We will meet in Porto to transfer you to Pinhão, for a private briefing and to hand you the GPS with preloaded tracks, routebook and other gear for your cycling holidays in the Douro. Check-in at your hotel in Pinhão, Quinta de La Rosa, where you will be riding and exploring the region. The next two days, you’ll get to go on loops adapted to your skills and experience and explore Casal de Loivos, Galafura, Peso da Régua, Adorigo and other villages in the area, as well as visiting the wine farms of the area. On the fourth day, ride towards Longroiva and check-in at the next hotel, "Termas de Longroiva", where you'll be able to experience the local thermal resort. From Longroiva, explore the historical villages of Portugal like Marialva, Trancoso or Almeida, nearby the Douro International Park.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Passenger and Luggage transfer from Porto to Pinhão. Private briefing and bike fit, followed by optional ride - Casal de Loivos ride (45km), Galafura ride (80km), N220 ride ( 40km), Quinta de Nossa Senhora do Carmo ride ( 70km);
Night in Quinta de La Rosa;

Day 2: Pinhão loop - Casal de Loivos ride (45km), Galafura ride (80km), N220 ride ( 40km), Quinta de Nossa Senhora do Carmo ride ( 70km);
Night in Quinta de La Rosa;

Day 3: Pinhão loop - Casal de Loivos ride (45km), Galafura ride (80km), N220 ride ( 40km), Quinta de Nossa Senhora do Carmo ride ( 70km);
Night in Quinta de La Rosa;

Day 4: Ride from Pinhão to Longroiva ( 60km);
Luggage transfer between hotels;
Night in Termas de Longroiva;

Day 5: Longroiva loop - Marialva and Trancoso ( 65km); Faia Brava and Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo ( 85km); Freixo de Numão and Pocinho (70km)
Night in Termas de Longroiva;

Day 6: Longroiva loop - Marialva and Trancoso ( 65km); Faia Brava and Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo ( 85km); Freixo de Numão and Pocinho (70km)
Night in Termas de Longroiva;

Day 7: Check-out of your hotel. Passenger and Luggage transfer to Porto

 

Total price per guest: 1238EUR

50% required upon booking, while the remaining value will be requested 7 days before start date of the tour.