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Serra da Estrela: Private E-Bike Tour with Observatory

1. Serra da Estrela: Private E-Bike Tour with Observatory

You'll start at Cruz das Jugadas with views of the peaks of the Estrela. This is followed by Campo Romão, a plateau site where rye cultivation and grazing predominate. You will also visit the Penhas Douradas Meteorological Observatory, the source of the Mondego River and the Rossim Valley. In this bathing area you can cool off on the hottest summer days. Soon after, the trip heads to the typical houses of that area, surrounded by beautiful forests. But also, there will be no shortage of panoramic views of the mountain and the village of Manteigas. On your way back, you'll visit Carvalheira. A dense forest of large resinous trees. An excellent way to discover one of the most beautiful and unique areas of Serra da Estrela.

Serra da Estrela Private Tour

2. Serra da Estrela Private Tour

Serra da Estrela is the highest mountain in mainland Portugal and provides a perfect setting for contemplating nature both in winter and summer. Here you will find the Natural Park with the largest protected area in Portugal, due to its rare richness in flora and fauna. On this private one-day tour, we combine the unique scenic beauty of nature with the gastronomic richness of the region, making a mandatory stop at Torre, the highest point in mainland Portugal. The stop at Torre is a must, as besides being the highest point in mainland Portugal, it offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. You will be able to appreciate the magnitude of the mountain and capture memorable photos. This private one-day tour of Serra da Estrela combines adventure, nature, and gastronomy, providing a complete and enriching experience for nature and local culture lovers.

Portugal: Rent a Honda CRF300L!

3. Portugal: Rent a Honda CRF300L!

Offroad-Offcourse specializes in providing "adventure services", from motorcycle rentals to off-road instruction and guided multi-day off road tours, we have it all! Rent one of our CRF300L and get out exploring Portugal, one of the most off road friendly countries in Europe! Follow your own plans or use one of ours multi-day curated off-road tracks and have the ride of your life (usually 150-200km, 70% easy/med difficulty off-road). The CRF will certainly be a good adventuring tool...with only 140kg and forgiving suspensions just point it into a direction and this thing will take you there! Also, with a butter-smooth engine and a tall 6th gear, this bike is as enjoyable off-road as it is on it! We can also provide all the protection equipment you need, basic luggage and navigation acessories

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Great tour! Tourist guide (Manoel) has a vast knowledge about all the places visited and typical dishes tried in each place. The guide is an excellent professional and a great travel companion. I highly recommend the company and tour.