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7 Days | 6 Nights
5/5 Hard
369 Km

Trás-os-Montes & Douro international

For those who enjoy the marvels of nature and would like to venture further



Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro is a huge Portuguese province, belonging to Vila Real and Bragança.

This area is considered by many as an authentic greenside paradise in the deep valleys of the region, where you will find beautiful vineyards at the heart of the Port and Douro wines.

The territory boosts breathtaking landscapes of natural beauty, revealing not only a land rich in vineyards, but also in cereals, vegetables and fruits, combining in a typical gastronomy, awarded the title of World Heritage.

Route description:

  • Mostly steep. Up and down route.
  • 100 % paved roads with very low traffic.
  • 6392 meters of cumulative gap climbs


Itinerary:

Day 1: Porto – Pinhão (110 km, train transfer)

Day 2: Pinhão – Mirandela (79 km)

Day 3: Mirandela – Bragança (71 km)

Day 4: Bragança – Miranda do Douro (87 km)

Day 5: Miranda do Douro – Alfândega da Fé (98 km)

Day 6: Alfândega da Fé – Tua (74 km)

Day 7: Train transfer to Porto

DOURO RIVER & Douro international route map

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Day 1: Reception at Porto
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Day 2: Pinhão – Mirandela.
Cross Murça, land of ancient legends, wine and olive oil. You must experiment the liqueur wine “Favaios”. In Mirandela, you can visit the city, as well as enjoy the famous sausages, the “Terrincho” cheese and the delicious honey.
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Day 3: Mirandela – Bragança
This day will be somewhat of a physical challenge, due to the cumulative uphill. Halfway through the day, right after Macedo de Cavaleiros, you will find paradise right nearby the delta of the Azibo. Bragança is the region's capital and gateway to one of the oldest national parks in Portugal, the Montesinho.
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Day 4: Bragança – Miranda do Douro
Cycle to Miranda do Douro, by crossing the Maças River and then pass nearby Vimioso. After this, you will be in the International Douro's landscape. Finally reach to Miranda do Douro. Check out the famous “Mirandesa” steak served by the genuine Northern locals. Here you will find people who speak a strange language, “mirandês”, linked to the Iberian Peninsula's History.
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Day 5: Miranda do Douro – Alfândega da Fé
Keep riding to reach to Alfândega da Fé. During the day, you will feel a little the accumulated climbs. You can visit the astonishing Natural Park of Douro and cross the Sabor River.
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Day 6: Alfândega da Fé – Tua.
This day begins with a small descent into the Valley of Vilariça. Then you will go up to the village of Seixo de Manhoses and go down to the Douro River. The cycling path will follow waterfront of the Tua River, ending in its delta.
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Day 7: Transfer to Porto
Accommodations W/ Breakfast
Luggage shuttling
Porto Airport Transfers
Trains or Bus Tickets
Van Support
GPS With route per booking
Bike rent
Guide
Mechanical Assistance
5 lunches
5 Dinners
Personal Accident Insurance
Liability Insurance
6 Nights / 7 Days ( price per person)
July, August and September Prices
Min. Participants
Self Guided biketour
1789
Accommodations W/ Breakfast
Yes (4 stars, farms or rural houses)
Luggage shuttling
Yes
Porto Airport Transfers
Yes
Trains or Bus Tickets
Yes
Van Support
No
GPS With route per booking
Yes
Bike rent
extra 125 €
Guide
No
Mechanical Assistance
No
5 lunches
No
5 Dinners
No
Personal Accident Insurance
No
Liability Insurance
No
6 Nights / 7 Days ( price per person)
1.789 €
July, August and September Prices
+ 100 €
Min. Participants
2
Guided bike tour
1945
Accommodations W/ Breakfast
Yes (4 stars, farms or rural houses)
Luggage shuttling
Yes
Porto Airport Transfers
Yes
Trains or Bus Tickets
Yes
Van Support
minimum 8 pax
GPS With route per booking
-
Bike rent
extra 125 €
Guide
Yes
Mechanical Assistance
Yes
5 lunches
No
5 Dinners
No
Personal Accident Insurance
Yes
Liability Insurance
Yes
6 Nights / 7 Days ( price per person)
1.945 €
July, August and September Prices
+ 100 €
Min. Participants
4
Guided bike tour Plus*
2556
Accommodations W/ Breakfast
Yes (4 stars, farms or rural houses)
Luggage shuttling
Yes
Porto Airport Transfers
Yes
Trains or Bus Tickets
Yes
Van Support
Yes
GPS With route per booking
-
Bike rent
extra 125 €
Guide
Yes
Mechanical Assistance
Yes
5 lunches
Yes
5 Dinners
Yes
Personal Accident Insurance
Yes
Liability Insurance
Yes
6 Nights / 7 Days ( price per person)
2.556 €
July, August and September Prices
+ 100 €
Min. Participants
4

Observations:

  • Prices are based for 2 people sharing the same room;
  • Prices can suffer updates due high season, holidays or weekends
  • Beverages are not included at lunch and dinner when included in the package

Extras

  • Electric bicycles price: 175€
  • Supplement for single room: 385 €
  • Solo traveler: 200 €
  • Extra nights: on request

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