Walk location:  A short walk (1.5 hrs) in woodland near to the village of Vale de Paraíso.

Total distance: 5550 m
Max elevation: 27 m
Min elevation: 3 m
Total climbing: 80 m
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The Walk:  The walk is flat and sandy through open and wooded countryside. Road walking is minimal.  There may be the occasional large puddle and there is a short stretch through grass and possibly mud.

Timing:  The walk is about 6 km and is expected to take about 1.5 hrs, plus extra for coffee.

Car Meeting Point:  The car park next to the market at Alfeizerão at 10:15 am.

See the Notes section below for directions.

Deg, Min, Secs:    Latitude  39°30’3.40″N    Longitude   9° 6’11.52″W
Decimal Deg:       Latitude  39.500944°       Longitude  -9.103200°

We will then drive in convoy to Vale de Paraíso. If there are many cars we will car share.

Walk Start Point: The village of Vale de Paraíso about 4 km from Alfeizerão.

Deg, Min, Secs:    Latitude  39°30’52.44″N  Longitude   9° 6’24.29″W
Decimal Deg:       Latitude  39.514566°       Longitude  -9.106747°

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Coffee Stop:  After the walk we can drink coffee in a cafe in Alfeizerão.

Notes Directions to the market at Alfeizerão:

Coming from the motorway roundabout into Alfeizerão (A8/N8) turn right – direction Famalicão – at the centre of Alfeizerão (by the Farmácia). The entrance to the car park is about 50 metres on the right opposite the band-stand.

Coming from the São Martinho do Porto into Alfeizerão, turn left – direction Famalicão – at the centre of Alfeizerão (by the Farmácia). The entrance to the car park is about 50 metres on the right opposite the band-stand.

Coming from Famalicão you turn left into the car park opposite the band-stand.

Contacts:  See the walks’ email for telephone contact or send an email from the web site.

Walk created by: John


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