Mafra Palace Ride
A ride from the ocean to the Mafra National Palace and back. In between, explore the valleys surrounding Mafra by scenic dirt roads and singletracks.
Duration: 4 hours
Price: 40€ (no minimum participants)
Start times: Every Day, starting in the morning or early afternoon (booking required)
Difficulty: Easy, suitable for novice to experienced riders.
Includes: Quality Mountain Bike + Helmet + MIAS certified guide + Insurance.
The Royal Convent and Palace of Mafra is the most important baroque monument in Portugal, and was built in the 18th century by order of King João V (1689-1750).
Visit two different valleys on the way up and down. Expect a lot of green and freshness in the valleys even in the hot of summer.
Option to extend the ride to the ocean on the way back to Ericeira.
Available all year long (booking required).
A circular route with around 25km, suitable for any skill/fitness level.
The ride is mainly on dirt roads and some singletrack .
The actual route you ride can be tailored to your tastes and level of fitness.
What you get
Well maintained mountain bicycles and quality helmets.
MIAS Certified Guide, suitable from entry level and up to proficient riders.
Transfer to the starting point.
Nice pictures of you riding a mountain bike.
Lots of good memories.