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Rota Vicentina: Circular Routes

Short circular routes to discover the Natural Park of the Costa Vicentina, the unspoilt western coast of the Algarve

Rota Vicentina

Rota Vicentina is a network of walking trails in the south-western area of Portugal, totalling several hundred km to walk, along the most beautiful and best preserved coastline of Southern Europe. Comprising the Historical Way, the Fishermens Trail and several Circular Routes, proposes a unique experience of two worlds, between a living and authentic rural culture and a surprisingly wild coastline – fully within the Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e da Costa Vicentina.


Circular Routes

These are short routes with start and finishing points right in the same place, so that it becomes even easier to discover the pleausure of walking in the Sw of Portugal, without transfers, complications and with a duration of just half a day or less. You have now different circular routes to choose from, that complete the classic trails: the Historical Way and the Fishermen’s Trail in the Algarve:

  • Ribeira de Seixe (14,5/16 km)
  • From Odeceixe to the sea (15 km)
  • Amoreira (7 km)
  • Carrascalinho in the hinterland of Aljezur (14 km)
  • Hills of Carrapateira (13,5 km) +  Vilarinha (5 km)
  • Pontal de Carrapateira (10,5 km)
  • From Vila do Bispo to Cordoama beach (10/15,5 km)
  • Praia do Amado (8 km)
  • From Bordeira to the sea (13,5 km)
  • Endiabrada and the hidden lakes (16 km)

For information about the circuits in the Alentejo and more details please have a look at the official website of the Rota Vicentina.

Rota VIcentina
Estrada da Circunvalação

7630-130 Odemira

Phone: +351- 969 275 975


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