Index

2018 - Portugal


People

  1. Stephanie Houghton
  2. Warren Houghton
  3. Penny Cockram
  4. Kirby James

Route as Ridden

Actual Route
Date   Route     Leaflet  
Map
  Distance  
(km)
  Height  
Gain
(m)
   
  31 Aug to 13 Sept 2018     Sintra - Porto   map 664 8,575

Photos

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Details


Planned Routes

Ride Schedule and Maps
  Stub   Date Description   GPX     Leaflet  
Map
  Vertical  
Profile
  Distance  
(km)
  Height  
Gain
(m)
  Effective  
Distance
(km)
   
  p00     Fri 31 Aug 2018 Sintra - Sintra   gpx map SVG 1.1 17 1.9
  p01     Sat 1 Sep 2018 Sintra - Santa Cruz   gpx map SVG 69.7 893 114.4
  p02     Sun 2 Sep 2018 Santa Cruz - Obidos   gpx map SVG 92.0 798 131.9
  p03     Mon 3 Sep 2018 Obidos - Porto de Mos   gpx map SVG 60.8 857 103.7
  p04     Tue 4 Sep 2018 Porto de Mos - Pombal   gpx map SVG 61.4 605 91.7
  p05     Wed 5 Sep 2018 Pombal - Coimbra   gpx map SVG 66.8 281 80.8
  p06     Thu 6 Sep 2018 Coimbra - Coimbra   gpx map SVG 0.0 0 0.0
  p07     Fri 7 Sep 2018 Coimbra - Barro   gpx map SVG 74.5 1,222 135.6
  p08     Sat 8 Sep 2018 Barro - Albergaria-a-Velha   gpx map SVG 51.7 431 73.3
  p09     Sun 9 Sep 2018 Albergaria-a-Velha - Arouca   gpx map SVG 44.1 1,081 98.1
  p10     Mon 10 Sep 2018 Arouca - Castelo de Paiva   gpx map SVG 26.5 617 57.4
  p11     Tue 11 Sep 2018 Castelo de Paiva - Ribadouro   gpx map SVG 34.7 1,300 99.7
  p21     Wed 12 Sep 2018 Douro loop 1   gpx map SVG 34.5 1,716 120.3
  p22     Wed 12 Sep 2018 Douro loop 2   gpx map SVG 33.9 1,640 115.9
  p23     Wed 12 Sep 2018 Douro loop 3   gpx map SVG 71.2 2,965 219.4
  p31     Thu 13 Sep 2018 Ribadouro - Porto   gpx map SVG 72.2 2,301 187.3
   
  p99     Fri 31 Aug to Thu 13 Sep Sep 2018 All   gpx map SVG 805.5 16,777 1644.4
 

Schedule


Schedule and Accommodation
DateNote
Fri 31 Aug Bristol Airport Parking booked for 04:00; Silver Zone; booking ref NKXWK
leave Bristol (07:00) fly to Lisbon (09:30); easyJet Flight EZY6253
travel to Sintra; pick up bikes @12:00
    night 31/1 Sept     Espaco Edla, R. Dr. Alfredo da Costa, 52 - 1 Andar, 2710-523, Sintra    
Sat 1 Sept Sintra - Santa Cruz
    night 1/2 Sept     Hotel Santa Cruz, Rua Jose Pedro Lopes, 2560/498 Santa Cruz
Sun 2 Sept Santa Cruz - Obidos
    night 2/3 Sept     Casa do Castelo, Obidos
Mon 3 Sept Obidos - Porto de Mos
    night 3/4 Sept     Alojamento Local Ceu-Azul, Rua Principal 691 - Livramento 2480 - 162, Porto de Mos
Tue 4 Sept Porto de Mos - Pombal
    night 4/5 Sept     Belem Hotel, Av Herois Do Ultramar, 185 3100-462, Pombal
Wed 5 Sept Pombal - Coimbra
    night 5/6 Sept     Apartment Rua Corpo de Deus, Rua Corpo de Deus n83, 3000-122, Coimbra
Thu 6 Sept Coimbra - Coimbra (i.e. rest day)
    night 6/7 Sept     Apartment Rua Corpo de Deus, Rua Corpo de Deus n83, 3000-122, Coimbra
Fri 7 Sept Coimbra - Barro
    night 7/8 Sept     Quinta Vale do Cruz, Rua Fonte do Salgueiro 11, 3750-351, Barro
Sat 8 Sept Barro - Albergaria-a-Velha
    night 8/9 Sept     Quinta dos Meireles, Rua da Lameira, Valmaior, 3850-833 Albergaria-a-Velha
Sun 9 Sept Albergaria-a-Velha - Arouca
    night 9/10 Sept     Apartamento Alegria, Rua Abel Botelho, 7, to, 4540-114, Arouca
Mon 10 Sept Arouca - Castelo de Paiva
    night 10/11 Sept     Hotel Rural Casa de S. Pedro, Quinta de S. Pedro - Sobrado, 4550-261 Castelo de Paiva
Tue 11 Sept Castello de Pavio to Ribodouro
    night 11/12 Sept     Casa da Torre de Porto Manso, 4640-403 Ribadouro
Wed 12 Sept cycle loop in Douro Valley
    night 12/13 Sept     Casa da Torre de Porto Manso, 4640-403 Ribadouro
Thu 13 Sept Ribadouro to Porto - cycle (72 km) or train
    night 13/14 Sept     Garden House Hostel, Rua de Santa Catarina, 501, Porto
Fri 14 Sept return bikes 12:00 from hostel
    night 14/15 Sept       Garden House Hostel, Rua de Santa Catarina, 501, Porto  
Sat 15 Sept fly from Porto (21:00) to Bristol (23:00); easyJet Flight EZY6148

Street View

Our route is shown as a red line on the map. By moving the 'little man' you can view the roads and surroundings.

Street View and Maps
  Stub   Description   Street View  
 
  p00     Fri 31: Sintra - Sintra   street view
  p01     Sat 1: Sintra - Santa Cruz   street view
  p02     Sun 2: Santa Cruz - Obidos   street view
  p03     Mon 3: Obidos - Porto de Mos   street view
  p04     Tue 4: Porto de Mos - Pombal   street view
  p05     Wed 5: Pombal - Coimbra   street view
  p06     Thu 6: Coimbra - Coimbra    
  p07     Fri 7: Coimbra - Barro   street view
  p08     Sat 8: Barro - Albergaria-a-Velha   street view
  p09     Sun 9: Albergaria-a-Velha - Arouca   street view
  p10     Mon 10: Arouca - Castelo de Paiva   street view
  p11     Tue 11: Castelo de Paiva - Ribadouro   street view
  p21     Wed 12: Douro loop 1   street view
  p22     Wed 12: Douro loop 2   street view
  p23     Wed 12: Douro loop 3   street view
  p31     Thu 13: Ribadouro - Porto   street view
  p99     Fri 31 Aug to Thu 13 Sep: All   street view
 


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