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Best trails in Aljezur

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Looking for a great trail near Aljezur, Algarve? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, backpacking trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park or Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Centro BTT LAGOS. Ready for some activity? There are 8 moderate trails in Aljezur ranging from 5.3 to 14.8 miles and from 42 to 524 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Top trails (8)
#1 - Rota Vicentina: Amoreira Beach Circuit via Fishermen's Trail
Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 25 m
This trail can be used as a detour to the coast when hiking the Rota Vicentina section between Odeceixe and Aljezur, after Rogil, Arriving at the coast you will find yourself at the beach of Carreagem, where a sandy track takes you along the coast until you catch sight of the stunning mouth of the river and the beach of Amoreira. This is a portion of the Rota Vicentina, a multi day trip that can be hiked via a variety of routes. A compiled list of the sections can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/rota-vicentina. Following that link you will find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.Show more
#2 - Rota Vicentina: Arrifana to Carrapateira via Historical Way
Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park
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Length: 14.8 mi • Est. 7 h 10 m
This is a portion of the Rota Vicentina, a multi day trip that can be hiked via a variety of routes. A compiled list of the sections is located here: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/rota-vicentina. Following that link you will find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading. This section of Rota Vicentina stretches from Arrifana to Carrapateira via the Historical Way. You will see a beautiful view of Bordeira's sand dunes and the river meeting the ocean, a view that repeats itself over and over along the Vicentina Coast. Show more
#3 - Rota Vicentina: Odeceixe Beach Circuit via Fishermen's Trail
Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 2 h 36 m
This is a portion of the Rota Vicentina, a multi day trip that can be hiked via a variety of routes. This is a compiled list of the sections: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/rota-vicentina. Following that link you will find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.Show more
#4 - Rota Vicentina: Carrapateira to Vila do Bispo via Historical Way
Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park
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Length: 13.3 mi • Est. 6 h 17 m
This portion of the Rota Vicentina includes magnificent views over Bordeira Beach, beautiful pristine valleys, the picturesque villages of Vilarinha and Pedralva. The Rota Vicentina is a multi day trip that can be hiked via a variety of routes. Here is a compiled list of the sections: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/rota-vicentina. Following that link you will find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading. Show more
#5 - Rota Vicentina: Aljezur to Arrifana via Historical Way
Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park
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Length: 7.2 mi • Est. 3 h 31 m
This portion of the Rota Vicentina passes beautiful valleys and small farms, all while following the Historical Way. The Rota Vicentina is a multi day trip that can be hiked via a variety of routes. Here is a compiled list of the sections: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/rota-vicentina. Following that link you will find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading. Show more
#6 - Rota Vicentina: Ponta da Atalaia Circuit via Fishermen's Trail
Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park
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Length: 8.7 mi • Est. 4 h 6 m
This portion of the Rota Vicentina passes by Monte Clerigo beach and the mythical Ponta da Atalaia. You can see historical remnants of the Portuguese conquest of the Moors. This is a portion of the Rota Vicentina, a multi day trip that can be hiked via a variety of routes. This is a compiled list of the sections: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/rota-vicentina. Following that link you will find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.Show more
#7 - Rota Vicentina: Odeceixe to Aljezur via Historical Way
Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park
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Length: 11.1 mi • Est. 5 h
This portion of the Rota Vicentina travels along Mira's irrigation channel, fed by water from Santa Clara's dam. You can see for miles around you, with mountains to the east and the ocean to the west.Show more
#8 - Aljezur a Arrifana
Southwest Alentejo and Vicentine Coast Natural Park
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Length: 10.5 mi • Est. 5 h