Walk location:  A walk from Arelho along the south side of the head of the Óbidos lagoon.

Originator:  John

The Walk:  The walk goes through woods and cultivated fields and eventually joins the south side of the lagoon. It continues along the lagoon edge and then turns inland through fields to Arelho. Most of the walk is fairly flat with an uphill stretch into Arelho.

Timing  The walk is about 12 km and is expected to take about 3 hrs, plus extra for coffee.

Total distance: 11786 m
Max elevation: 53 m
Min elevation: -1 m
Total climbing: 242 m


Car Meeting Point:  At 09:30 am at a parking area on the right hand side of the main road through Arelho. Turn right at the cross roads in the centre when heading towards the lagoon, take the first left and you will see an open area intended for construction of a group of houses.

Deg, Min, Secs:   Latitude:  39°23’13.90″   Longitude:  9°11’5.27″W
Decimal Deg:      Latitude   39.386778°      Longitude  -9.196583°

Walk Start Point:  The same as the car meeting point.

NB.  The flag on the map above shows the car meeting and walk start point.  If you need directions, click on the flag to display the flag text and click on the itinéraire link to open Google Maps.

Coffee Stop:  There are no coffee stops until the end of the walk.

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

Last walked:  01/12/2017