Beautiful North Portugal – Climbing Profile

The Beautiful North of Portugal

Climbing Profile

7 Days | Total distance  271km (168mi) | Average 54km/day (34mi/day) | 41% asphalt + 59% dirt-roads and bike lanes

Day 1

Arrival – Welcome at Lisbon or Porto airport, transfer to Castro Laboreiro, followed by a briefing about the tour.  

Day 2

The fortified town at the border with Spain – 58km (36mi), level 3 (3.3), total climbing 730m (2400ft)

the beautiful north of portugal bike tour
Day 3

The Atlantic coast – 58km (36mi), level 3 (2.5), total climbing 350m (1150ft)

the beautiful north of portugal bike tour
Day 4

Crossing a dense forest to get to another medieval town – 52km (32mi), level 3 (3.0), total climbing 650m (2130ft)

the beautiful north of portugal bike tour
Day 5

The most typical views in Minho region – 48km (30mi), level 3 (3.0), total climbing 810m (2660ft)

the beautiful north of portugal bicycle tour
Day 6

Guimarães, the birthplace of Portugal – 55km (34mi), level 4 (4.4), total climbing 1700m (5580ft)

the beautiful north of portugal bicycle tour
Day 7

Departure – After breakfast we leave to Porto or Lisbon airport

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