BIKE TOURS PORTUGAL

GFNY Portugal’s first edition will take place in Cascais, Lisbon, on September 9th, 2018, in two challenging – 162km and 82km – routes, visiting sites of extraordinary natural beauty, a lush coastline, crossing with palaces, ruins and a lot of history in what could be considered to be the most beautiful route of GFNY World.

Located at 22km from the capital, Lisbon, Cascais, which was once an important seaside resort of kings and queens, is nowadays, still very famous and well known as the Portuguese Riviera for the immense beauty of its beaches, its cuisine and culture, and for being one of the best destinations for cycling in Portugal. The region hosts major sporting events, especially for cycling, bringing together a growing number of athletes each year.

 

WHAT DO BIKE TOURS PORTUGAL OFFER?

We are deeply committed to provide spectacular experiences – every time. Taking  the “Luxury on Two Wheels” motto very seriously, and along with a choice of carefully planned routes and fantastic lodging partners, we continuously strive to provide the best bike tour service in Portugal. This goal is achieved by its team’s passion for biking and travel, a constant investment in new equipment, and careful monitoring of its customers’ and partners’ feedback.

 

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Scenic Roads
  • Traditional Gastronomy
  • Ocean views
  • Specialized technical support

 

PROGRAM

Fully knowledgeable of the region and themselves experienced athletes, our guides will lead you on a ideal training programme for this special event.

There will be 2 days of well structured trainings so that you can give the most of yourself.

EXTRA PACK TRAINING CAMP – CASCAIS/SINTRA

PROGRAM
Day 1 – 06th September

Arrival

  • Arrival at Lisbon Airport and transfer to the Pousada de Cascais Cidadela Historic Hotel & Art district.
  • We’ll be doing a briefing about the Tour, and the assembling of the bikes.
  • Acommodation: Pousada de Cascais Cidadela Historic Hotel & Art district
  • Dinner not included
  • (Accommodation at Pestana Cascais Hotel available as an option)
Day 2 – 07th September

Training Day 1

  • After breakfast, we’ve scheduled your Bike Fitting – You’ll have full support on this task with our experienced staff.
  • It’s now time to start today’s training..
  • After cycling back to the Hotel, enjoy a recovery massage.
  • Dinner at the Hotel.
  • Acommodation: Pousada de Cascais Cidadela Historic Hotel & Art district
  • Dinner included (no drinks)
  • (Pestana Cascais Hotel option available)
Day 3 – 08th September

Training Day 2

  • After breakfast, it’s time to get ready to our second day of training with our experienced staff.
  • After cycling back to the Hotel, enjoy a recovery massage.
  • Dinner at the Hotel.
  • Acommodation: Pousada de Cascais Cidadela Historic Hotel & Art district
  • Dinner included (no drinks)
  • (Pestana Cascais Hotel option available)
Day 4 – 09th September

GFNY Portugal – the Event

  • 5 am – Opening of the boxes at the start area.
  • 7:15 am – Closing of the boxes at the start area.
  • 8 am – Start of the GFNY Portugal.
  • 12 pm – Beginning of the Pasta Party.
  • 3 pm – Award Ceremony.
  • 5 pm – End of Event.
  • Accommodation: Pousada de Cascais Cidadela Historic Hotel & Art district
  • (Accommodation at Pestana Cascais Hotel available as an option – hotel at 2 km of the Event)
  • Disassembly of the bikes and briefing about airport transfers.
Day 5 – 10th September

Departure

  • After breakfast it’s time to say goodbye to Portugal.
  • A transfer* will be made to the Lisbon Airport at 10h00.

CONTRACTING SERVICE

Access the day by day script, equipment details and tour additions: CLICK HERE

EXTRA PACK TRAINING CAMP – PALMELA/ARRÁBIDA

PROGRAM
Day 1 – 06th September

Arrival

  • Arrival at Lisbon Airport and transfer to the Casa Palmela Hotel.
  • We’ll be doing a briefing about the Tour and the assembling of the bikes.
  • Acommodation: Casa Palmela Hotel
  • Dinner not included
Day 2 – 07th September

Training Day 1

  • After breakfast, we’ve scheduled your Bike Fitting – You’ll have full support on this task with our experienced staff.
  • It’s now time to start today’s training..
  • After cycling back to the Hotel, enjoy a recovery massage.
  • Dinner at the Hotel.
  • Acommodation: Casa Palmela Hotel
  • Dinner included (no drinks)
Day 3 – 08th September

Training Day 2

  • After breakfast, it’s time to get ready to our second day of training with our experienced staff.
  • After cycling back to the Hotel, enjoy a recovery massage.
  • Dinner at the Hotel.
  • Acommodation:Casa Palmela Hotel
  • Dinner included (no drinks)
Day 4 – 09th September

GFNY Portugal – the Event

  • Transfer para Cascais
  • 5 am – Opening of the corrals at the start area.
  • 7:15 am – Closing of the corrals at the start area.
  • 8 am – Start of the GFNY Portugal.
  • 12 pm – Beginning of the Pasta Party.
  • 3 pm – Award Ceremony.
  • 5 pm – End of Event.
  • Transfer back to the hotel
  • Accommodation: Casa Palmela Hotel
  • Dinner not included
  • Desmontagem das bikes e briefing sobre os transfers de saída para o aeroporto
Day 5 – 10th September

Departure

  • After breakfast it’s time to say goodbye to Portugal.
  • A transfer* will be made to the Lisbon Airport at 10h00.

CONTRACTING SERVICE

Access the day by day script, equipment details and tour additions: CLICK HERE