Hiking Tours Around Nature

 

With this project, we pretend to promote the valorization of the natural Park of Serra da Arrábida , in its Natural and Cultural Heritage.
So, it is with satisfaction, profound and rigorous knowledge, that we pretend to show one of the most beautiful and magnificent places of the Mediterranean area of our country. Each ride has its specificities: hiking distance, proper season, difficulty level and average duration. We want to present you with wonderful places, sometimes hard to reach, exclusive pristine beaches, bays, dinosaur footprints, as well as the highest peaks of our region.
 

FOOTPRINTS OF DINOSSAURS

Tour 1
Extension : 4Km
Degree of Difficulty : low
Average Duration : 4 hours
Minimum People : 2
Price : from 25€


This hike focuses on the famous footprints of dinossaurs found in Espichel Cape.
The Espichel Cape, with its historical and cultural significance, is one of the legendary points of interest in Portugal.
All over the route until the footprints of dinossaurs we can observe several kinds of plants and a lot of different birds in their natural habitat.


PARADISE BEACH

Tour 2
Extension : 4,8Km
Degree of Difficulty : low-med
Average Duration : 5 hours
Minimum People : 2
Price : from 30€


The point of this hike is the hidden beach of Baleeira that in former times served as port for natural shelter to the boats fishing in the open sea.
This hike is entirely along the coast. When we reach the beach we can have a refreshing dive into the calming waters full of life and enjoy this peaceful place.


HELL'S BEACH

Tour 3
Extension : 6Km
Degree of Difficulty : med
Average Duration : 5 hours
Minimum People : 2
Price : from 32€


The Hell's beach, also known as Penedo Beach it's a famous place among fishermen.
On stormy days this beach is swallowed by big waves and it becomes impossible to berth.
Usually it's a beach with calm waters with a fantastic morphology, one of the highlights is the famous circle of rock.


HIGHEST CLIFF OF CONTINENTAL EUROPE

Tour 4
Extension : 12,7Km
Degree of Difficulty : med-high
Average Duration : 7 hours
Minimum People : 2
Price : from 35€


This is our longest route, but also the wildest.
The landscape is full of magnificent bushes that surround us and centenarian oak trees.
After following alongside the cultivation fields, we'll head towards the cliff slope via zigzagged paths through the middle of dense vegetation. When we reach the top of the mountain (381m), the sea appear.
This is the highest cliff of the continental Europe and is an excelent place to rest and admire the surrounding landscape.
To climb the mystical Risk Mountain Range is not only an adventure, but also an experience you will remember for the rest of your life.


ARRÁBIDA | FORMOSINHO'S PEAK

Tour 5
Extension : 7Km
Degree of Difficulty : med-high
Average Duration : 5/6 hours
Minimum People : 2
Price : from 35€


The objective of this cache is to take you to the peak of Formosinho, where you will be at 501 meters of altitude and will enjoy an amazing panoramic view over Setúbal peninsula, Serra do Risco and the Lisbon's coast, Tróia, Grândola mountain, the Alentejo and the Atlantic.
Take adequate footwear and everything else needed for a hiking (sun protection, water, fruits.).


WILD WEST COAST

Tour 6
Extension : 8Km
Degree of Difficulty : low-med
Average Duration : 4/5 hours
Minimum People : 2
Price : from 35€


This trail offers impressive views for the Atlantic Ocean and the opportunity to discover the most hidden beaches with natural pools at every turn.
The degree of difficulty is Med/Low; approximately 8km trail begins at Bicas beach, and leads to the famous footprints of Dinosaurs near Espichel Cape. The trail follows a well-trodden path lined with arrows on some rocks guide the way.
Spring is the best time to take in the beauty of the flowers growing in the white, sandy streambeds, and the vivid yellows, purples, and indigos of the flowering bushes.
Due to the hot, dry weather conditions along the Wild West Coast, hikers are urged to bring plenty of water and sunscreen.


ARRÁBIDA SECRETS

Tour 7
Extension : 4/5Km
Degree of Difficulty : low
Average Duration : 4/5 hours
Minimum People : 2
Price : from 37€


Look Around Tours invite you to explore the hidden beaches of Arrábida Natural Park. They combine the joy of discovery with the appeal of having something special all to yourself.
The sand is laden with shells and the water is clear with different maritime species, sometimes is possible to watch some dolphins. It’s peaceful and unforgettably gorgeous.


RIBEIRO DO CAVALO BEACH

Tour 8
Extension : 4,5Km
Degree of Difficulty : low-med
Average Duration : 4/5 hours
Minimum People : 2
Price : from 30€


This hike starts in the fishing harbour of Sesimbra to the famous wild beach of “Ribeiro do Cavalo”. Is classified as the " The Caribbean Portuguese " , by the color of it´s waters. Only accessible by foot or boat, continues to be a secret of Sesimbra coast.. When we reach the wild beach we will have free time to dive in the transparent waters. Is impossible you not love this beach… Quietness, scenery, environment, simply great!