We prepared this journey for you with the aim of offering an essentially flat track. The roads we cross lead us to quite deserted villages, but where the few inhabitants we meet, show us their natural sympathy by inviting us to their homes and telling us stories of ancient times. The accommodation in home-stay tourism allow us to be close to the local history. As we are so close to Spain, we could not resist making some small inroads into our neighboring country. The arrival at Almeida is one of the highlights of this trip, the entrance through the town is done with some excitement – a wonderful achievement in an environment where you can breathe history. The visit to this Fortress, that resisted the French invasion, has a very rich history, that is why we chose it on purpose for the end of this tour and thus take us on a journey into the past.

Bike in Serra da Estrela
Route Serra da Estrela – Almeida

Day 0
Transfer Lisbon – Serra da Estrela (briefing, dinner and accommodation in Serra da Estrela)

Day  1
After breakfast start the trip Serra da Estrela – Manteigas – Valhelhas (lunch) – Belmonte (dinner and accommodation)
TOTAL: 50 Kms

Day  2
After breakfast, Belmonte – Sortelha (lunch) – Sierra de Gata: Spain (dinner and accommodation)
TOTAL: 75 Kms

Day 3
After breakfast, Sierra de Gata – Vilar Formoso (lunch) –  Aldea del Obispo: Spain (dinner and accommodation)
TOTAL: 75 Kms

Day 4
After breakfast Aldea del Obispo – Almeida (lunch)
TOTAL: 30 Kms

Transfer Almeida – Lisbon


minimum 4, maximum 6 people

Medium / Low


The beginning of the trip in Serra da Estrela, the descent of Vale Glaciar, lunch in Valhelhas and arrival at Sortelha. Entry into Spain, arrival at Almeida,a fabulous Fortress marked by history.


February: 21 – 25
March: 14 – 18
April: 11 – 15
May: 9 – 13
June: 6 – 10
August: 22 – 26
September: 26 – 30
October: 24 – 28
November: 7 – 11

Our offer  includes the trip on our electric mountain bikes (e-bikes), helmet, one tour leader to accompany the group the whole time, a tour leader in a support van with the luggage of travelers (limit of 15kg / pax) all meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and water during the trip), accommodation, transfers Lisbon – Serra da Estrela and Almeida – Lisbon in our Bike in Portugal vehicles,Liability insurance and personal accident insurance. Extra expenditures outside the program, namely in hotels, are not included.


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