Group walking holiday Portugal April
Activity: Group walking holiday April
Date: 6 April - 13 April 2018
Location: Castelo de Vide
Max. number of participants: 12
Length: 8 days (7 nights)
Age: 35-80 years
Walking April in natural park
You can walking April during a walking holiday at Quinta do Pomarinho, a charming, small-scale farm in Alto Alentejo. Many of the 25 trips that you can make in the area pass through the adjacent natural park Serra de São Mamede, which has beautiful flora and fauna.
If you choose for walking April, you will be surprised by the nascent nature. In this month, you can spot many birds and see the almond trees blossom. Everything is green and fresh, the walking temperature is pleasant, and the water in the rivers and streams is high. You will walk over green hills, medieval smuggling trails, and rural paths towards white towns such as Castelo de Vide.
A walking holiday program is carefully mapped out, but can be adapted to the level and the wishes of the participants if desired. Walking April offers walks that are very diverse in terms of nature, culture, and length. The general plan is as follows: 3 walking days - 1 rest day - 2 walking days.
Included in walking April
In the 8-day group walking holiday April are included:
- 7 nights
- Full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
- Local transportation (pickup/delivery)
- Walking guides
You will stay in one of the holiday homes Portugal of the quinta where you can choose from an holiday apartment, a holiday cottage, or a room in our Friends of Nature House. You can camp at our camping with own camping equipment. If you would like to stay with us for a longer period of time, please feel free to join us for a few extra days prior to or after you walking holidays April.
Walking April is including breakfast, lunch (packages), and dinner. You will also visit a typical Portuguese restaurant twice for tasty local dishes such as javali (wild boar), cabrito (goat), dorado (sea bream) and bacalhau.
Prices and transport
The price for the walking April depends on what type of accommodation you choose. The prices below will give you an indication and are based on two persons in one accommodation:
8-day with group
12-day with group
Check rates walking tours for the exact prices.
The price for walking April is excluding the transportation to and from Quinta do Pomarinho. Local transport is included in walking April. With walks that are further away from the quinta you will be dropped off and picked up there.
You can fly to Portugal as well as Spain. The closest airport in Portugal is Lissabon but flying to Porto or Faro is also a possibility. Sometimes it can be quite cheap to fly to Sevilla or Madrid in Spain.
Experience tells us that the group that participates in walking April is often very diverse and fun. Participants find it very nice to walk with people who are like-minded about nature, culture, and walking. In the course of time, many stories have been told at dinner or at the campfire!
For more information about walking April or our other walking package holidays you can always contact us.