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Walk & Cycle in the sunny SW of Europe - the Vicentine Coast!

Picture yourself walking in the most beautiful and well preserved cost of Portugal. Now add the feeling of adventure when discovering virgin beaches, a rich culture and a cuisine that serves the best the sea has. A2Z welcomes you to discover the Vicentine Route.

Walking or riding along the Vincentine Coast with A2Z is to wonder oneself each moment with the discovery of a world one thought was lost.

Located in the southwest outermost of Europe, this region forms a rare alliance between a mild climate and an authentic nature enabling the visitor a close contact with a set of habitats little affected still. The diverse geography swifts from steep cliffs to forgotten white sand beaches. People have been occupying this territory since Paleolithic times and maintaining the bond between see and land in their main economic activities. Time and time again we are surprised by their authenticity.

The Fishermen’s Trail, a set of millenary trails used by fishermen and old pirates to access beaches and fishing sites, runs through the coastline challenging the wanderer/walker/hiker to a constant duel with the sea winds and the dark, rough cliffs. For the birding lovers, a unique situation in the world occurs: the amazing art of the white stork nesting on the coastal cliffs.

A2Z invites you to walk into the protected zone of Alentejo Southwest and Vincentine Coast Natural Park, discover the ancient Roman ports, indulge yourself with a tasty meal of fresh fish caught with artisanal crafts. Stop in order to listen the wind and the sea.

Delight your eyes and soul with a breathtaking, untouched horizon awaiting for you.

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