Guided Walks – Algarve

Algarve

We organise a programme of 2 – 3 hour guided walks which change monthly. Everyone is very welcome to come along and there is no need to book. There is a charge of 5 euro for each walk which includes a donation to charity. We support: www.lendwithcare.org and www.mukwegefoundation.org

 

Tuesday May 24 – Let’s Walk from Alto Fica
A moderately easy walk of about 2.5 hours through orchards of almond trees and up on the barrocal limestone with stunning views.
09.30 am start – meet at the cafe Estrela da Madrugada in the centre of the village. From the EN125 – drive to Boliqueime and in the centre follow the signs for the A22 after 1.5km turn left towards Loule. After the quarry turn left for Alte and after 500m at the T-junction turn left again. Now follow the road for about 10km, when you come to the village of Alto Fica, the cafe is on the left. Julie 965 753 033

Tuesday, May 31 – Let’s Walk north of Loule
A very interesting moderate walk along valleys and hill tops with some wonderful views.
09.30 am start – meet at the 1 Janeiro cafe on the N396 road. Drive to Loule and follow the signs for ‘Barranco Velho’, this will take you around the ring road north of Loule. When you get to the roundabout by the sports centre follow the sign for Querenca, the cafe is about 2 km along the road on the right. Chris 913 011 537.

Tuesday, June 7 – Let’s Walk the Cumeada Ridge and Baralha Valley, Silves
A 2.5 hour moderately easy circular walk along the Cumeada ridge with stunning views and then back along the little known Baralha river.
09.30 am start meet at the small cafe on the road to the Arade barragem. Drive to Silves, cross the bridge into town and then turn right. At the roundabout take the first exit and then follow the road towards Messines. After about 7km you turn to the left to the Arade barragem – turn here. Follow the road for about 1km and the small cafe is on the left, good parking. Chris 913 011 537

More great walks to come………..

Sean, Julie and Chris