Portugal mountain bike tour
Description of Portugal mountain bike tour
This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
As the pioneers of responsible tourism, we've screened this (and every) holiday so that you can travel knowing it will help support the places and people that you visit, and the planet. Read how below.
PlanetTwelve villages spread across Central Portugals inland territory, each one more surprising than the one before. The Portuguese Historical Villages are a really unspoiled destinations and this active touristic products are getting really important for the locals, contributing for more businesses opportunities and jobs.
We are dedicated to improve its environmental impact by implementing sustainable developmental and environmental policies and provide a clean, safe and healthy work environment.
Regarding the mountain biking activity, this is a perfect way to explore our countryside without pollution, in contact with nature and ancient locals inhabitants during your stay in Portugal.
We encourage people to drink water from the tap and to be environmentally aware, especially with the garbage during the trip; there are several eco points near the populations to separate all the waste.
Our partners staff take active steps to ensure our groups behave in an environmentally responsible manner such as sticking to established trails, not leaving anything behind or removing any plants whilst doing the activities. As an active tourism operator, responsible for all the logistic, we also contribute to minimize this damage using eco engines on our vehicles to transport clients and luggage between the accommodations and airports.
PeopleWe have been mindful of the social and environmental consequences of our work and have consistently sought to find sustainable and innovative ways to create a positive impact.
With our mountain bike tour in The Portuguese Historical Village we contribute to the improvement of the local quality of life and to the diversification and dynamization of the economic activity, namely in the area of tourism and promote actions of qualification and dissemination of cultural heritage, as well as the qualification of human and other resources.
For this tour we did a previous selection of tourism accommodations in small villages and places, allowing the client the integration with the owners and their families that also live there or simple to take the option of relaxing on these unique places. Using our biking holiday tours we support the local economy by booking directly with local accommodations. On this tour as well as using accommodations owned locally, we also recommend the typical restaurants that serve traditional dishes focus on our local gastronomy.
Through our sustainability policies, we support local economies and minimize the social impact of our activities by working with local guides and ensuring the needed respect for local traditions and cultures. By promoting this bike tour, we guarantee that our outdoors adventures through Portugal are environmentally-friendly and provide a greener alternative in the tourism industry.
Our philosophy is to show you the most authentic details of Portugal in the most sustainable way possible. In this way we are helping to conserve a rural lifestyle and contribute to the overall sustainable development of the area.