Rota Vicentina: Ponta da Atalaia Circuit via Fishermen's Trail

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Rota Vicentina: Ponta da Atalaia Circuit via Fishermen's Trail is a 14.0 kilometer lightly trafficked loop trail located near Aljezur, Faro, Portugal that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and backpacking and is best used from September until June.

DISTANCE
14 km
ELEVATION GAIN
272 m
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

backpacking

hiking

walking

beach

forest

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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. We have compiled a list of the sections here: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/rota-vicentina. Following that link you will find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.