After giving you an all important safety briefing, we will ride on the off-road countryside covering a variety of terrain with panoramic views and steep inclines where your skills will be proven. Special highlights to the amazing landscape views and old ruins on the way. Lunch is included and will take place in a typical Portuguese restaurant. Tour departs at 10am and is about 7 hours from the start point to the end point. We expect to return to base at 5pm.
Alte is one of the most typical villages in the Algarve, this beautiful region of southern Portugal. Its white houses, inscribed in the Mediterranean green of nature, stand out against the intense blue of the southern sky.
Paderne is one of the oldest villages in the municipality of Albufeira, maintaining rural characteristics and traces of an inland village with its castle.
Paderne Castle is an old fortification located in the parish of Paderne, in the municipality of Albufeira, in the Algarve. It was built in the late 12th century by the Berbers, in an area about 7.5 kilometers (4.7 mi) inland. The building is located just 8.2 km (5.1 miles) from the tourist town of Albufeira. It is believed to be one of the original castles that occupy the shield of the Portuguese national flag.
Alte Natural Springs is one of the most pleasant places in the region, with its crystal clear waters of the Alte stream, surrounded by a wooded area of great beauty and peace of mind.
Sun-ripened in a region with 300 days of sunshine per year, oranges from Algarve are incredibly sweet and juicy.
The Cork Oak Forests are called “Montado de Sobro”. This is one of the richest ecosystems in the world and Portugal has the largest area in the world (concentrates 34% of the world's area, in a total of 736 thousand hectares which correspond to 23% of the national forest).
The "Campaniça" sheep, typical of the region, is characterized by small animals but very well adapted to the rough conditions of the Algarve's Inland. Its wool is recognized to be water-repellent, used to make blankets and fisherman's clothing.
Fig firewater is, along with the "Medronho" firewater, the most typical distilled beverages in the Algarve. Let's try?
Produced without dyes or preservatives and with fruits and vegetables from our own production, our jams are recognized for their quality and exquisite taste. They are sold at Quinta do Freixo, Quinta do Mel and in several gourmet stores in Portugal and other countries. Some leading hotel chains have also opted for our jams to serve their guests.
With an area of around 800Ha, Quinta do Freixo is located in the heart of the Algarve and is dedicated to activities ranging from Agriculture and Livestock to Transformation and Tourism in Rural Areas. The entire area is certified in organic production.
Rocha da Pena is a prominent rocky outcrop of the Algarve’s Barrocal. Its particular orography gives rise to an impressive diversity of fauna and flora in a relatively small area.
Deposit of €100 deposit in cash or credit card.
Pick-up and drop-off service available between Armação de Pêra and Vilamoura. Price per person depending on the area.
- Valid full car driving license B category (provisional or learner licenses not allowed)
- Passport or ID card is also mandatory
- Children under 7 years old are not allowed
Good outdoors shoes. Comfortable clothes suitable for the weather conditions. Adventurous spirit.