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Pedal Portugal Cycle Challenge

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October 11th - October 15th 2017 - Open

Your Pedal Portugal cycling challenge will see you cycling through the Algarve, from the coast at Faro up to the highest point in the Serra Monchique and back again over 270kms in 3 days.

There are limited places so this challenge is on a first come first served basis.  Please book online to reserve your place.

Your challenge begins with a pick up from Faro airport to take you to your hotel nearby in picturesque Faro town where you will meet the rest of your group and be introduced to your support team. Relax and prepare for the challenge with a full briefing and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 1 of your cycle challenge takes you West along the coast with amazing views of the Atlantic. The route undulates along minor roads and has 1,000m of height gain over 88kms. You finish day 1 with a deserved shower and rest at your hotel near Calvareiro.

Your second day is a more challenging day heading North into the Algarve highlands topwards Caldas De Monchique.  You cycle 82kms with 1,500m of height gain through the Portuguese hills finishing below Serra Monchique, the highest point in the Algarve.

Your final day's cycling is the longest day with 98kms of cycling and 1,500m of height gain. You wind your way through the mountains of the Algarve before finishing by descending back to the coast at Faro to your hotel.

A celebration meal and overnight stay in Faro before leaving the following day to the airport to catch your flight home.