Expanding your horizons

We've selected some of the best routes for you to softly explore new places and sensations 
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Viewing format
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 11.7 km
Duration 4:00 h
Ascent 127 m
Descent 127 m

Hiking trail along Castro Verde Biosphere Reserve with opportunities for bird watching and a stop at the historical site of S. Pedro das Cabeças.

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from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
Difficulty
Distance 601.4 km
Duration 42:03 h
Ascent 5,962 m
Descent 5,962 m

One of the best ways to explore the quiet roads, villages, nature and heritage of Portugal Wildscapes is by taking one of our recommended routes.

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 9.1 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 116 m
Descent 114 m

Walking path to the chapel of Our Lady of Aracelis, with a view of the landscape below and birdwatching.

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 6.2 km
Duration 2:00 h
Ascent 91 m
Descent 91 m

A path along the river Guadiana, with the castle of Mértola, preserved habitats, bird-watching spots and ancient watermills.

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 3.6 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 128 m
Descent 128 m

Hike into the gorge of the Guadiana river and discover an ancient water mill along with an amazing spot for bird watching.

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
Viewpoint · Alentejo
Scenic Road
Alentejo

from Fernando Teigão dos Santos,   Portugal Wildscapes
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 10 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 82 m
Descent 82 m

A walk along the riverbank of Guardiana with many spots for birdwatching.

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 2.5 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 14 m
Descent 15 m

Nature trail along the river Vascão, between two ancient watermills, with many opportunities for bird watching.

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 15.5 km
Duration 5:00 h
Ascent 180 m
Descent 176 m

This route takes you to the heritage mining complex of São Domingos while also passing through some astonishing landscapes.

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
Local Village · Embalse del Chanza
Pomarão
Embalse del Chanza

Quiet village in the East bank of the river Guadiana near the docks

from Fernando Teigão dos Santos,   Portugal Wildscapes