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'All Mountain'

Summit to Sea, Testing Descents with Uplifts

MTB MONCHIQUE

FROM EXTREME TO SERENE, WE HAVE IT ALL

The Algarve is famous for its incredible MTB trail rides. Our MTB partners build and maintain many of the trails that only we know about. With 1000m of extinct volcanoes and vast national parks, Monchique is the perfect destination for your all mountain biking experience. Spectacular views with descents and uplifts that test and challenge even the most advanced. Rated as one of the top five places in Europe to ride.

• Free pick up from AltaVista
• MIAS qualified instructors. Every ride is guided
• Various trails hand built over many years
• Each ride can be tailored to level of group
• Bike trailer, minibus and 4x4 for shuttles
• Bike hire included. DIscounts with own bike
• Van kitted out for mobile repairs
• Calibre Bossnut Evo or Genesis CDA 20 bikes
• Repair workshop + over 30 years experience
• Guides for private groups and skills training
• These rides should be booked in Advance

Enduro Day Trip: Incl. bike hire, coffee stops and lunch.
We will venture to the summit and back along a huge variety of single track descents up to 10km long. The routes are red/black level which consists of jumps and drops, but there are a few of the smaller jumps that you will have to try! These routes are not suitable for beginners, ideally you need to be able to bunny hop and tackle steep rocky descents. Our aim is to get in 3,000 vertical meters descending per day.

Summit to Sea Day Trip: Incl. bike hire, coffee stops and lunch.
We drive you to the highest point of the Algarve, where we buy you a coffee and enjoy the view before starting the 40km ride to the edge of the ocean. You will descend down the mountain on a mix of old dirt roads and single tracks, at the base of the mountain we stop for lunch before following a river valley down to the ocean’s edge where you will ride along some flowing single track trails. The total distance is 40km with 400m climbing and over 1,000m descending! This ride is ideal for beginners with good off road bike skills looking for more of an adventure.

Dam Descent Day Trip: Incl. bike hire, coffee stops and lunch.
We drive you to Foia, the peak of highest mountain in the Algarve. We stop at the café on the peak, enjoy the view before descending the mountain on dirt roads or tarmac depending on the group requirements. A dirt road leads us to the lake down a long flowing valley. There is a short climb to a view of the lake; where we stop for lunch. Then we follow the edge of the reservoir until it reaches the road. In the summer we go to a beautiful swimming spot on the reservoir, go for a swim and get rid of the dust. Make sure you have something to swim in and a towel, these can be left in the backup vehicle that follows us. This ride is suited to adventurous riders with less experience. The route is about 35km long with 200m climbing.

These Rides must be Booked in Advance.
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Pricing

MTBIncludesDurationPrice
Enduro (All Mountain)Transport and BikeFull day100
Summit to seaTransport and BikeFull Day90
Dam DescentTransport and BikeFull Day90


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