CYCLING
IN PORTUGAL

DESCENDING ECOPISTA
+ TRANSFER

Descending the Ecopista do Dâo by bicycle
  • To Viseu with our Transfer Service

  • Back by Bicycle on a gently sloped constant descent

  • 47 km and very easy to bike!
Voucher Descida da Ecopista

Cycling the 47 km Ecopista only one way

Our Transfer Service

The cycle route Ecopista do Dão, follows the linear path of the former railway "Linha do Dão". For those who want to cycle the almost 50 km of the Ecopista without the uphill return, we prepared the package Descending the Ecopista.

Very easy to bike, 47km slowly descending!

A spectacular route in a beautiful landscape, see the images (3 pages) in the following link:

Images Ecopista do Dão »


From Viseu to Santa Comba Dão by bicycle.
From Santa Comba Dão to Viseu by our transport.

Two options:

  • First the transfer: We bring you from Santa Comba Dão (Abelenda Bike Rental) to Viseu. From there, you cycle back to Santa Comba Dão.

  • Transfer afterwards: First you cycle from Viseu to Santa Comba Dão (Abelenda Bike Rental). Afterwards, we bring you back to Viseu.

First the transfer:

Meeting point is Abelenda Bike Rental, located at km 47 of the Ecopista do Dão. You can park your car here, choose a bike (or bring your own) and we will bring you to the other end of the Ecopista in Viseu, with our transport or by taxi-van.
From there, you cycle the 47 km back on a gently sloped constant descent, making it very easy to bike. Without stops, it is about 3 hours cycling, but most people take around 1 to 2 extra hours due to stops.

Minimum 2 persons, maximum 20 persons.

Every day of the week, on request.
Starting time: 10.00h. We appreciate your presence at 9.45h.

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Transfer afterwards:

Meeting point is the beginning of the Ecopista do Dão in Viseu, at the large parking place between the Ecopista and the Avenida de Europa. We will be there with the bicycles between 10.45h and 11.00h.
From here, you cycle the 47 km to Abelenda Bike Rental (Santa Comba Dão) on a gently sloped constant descent, making it very easy to bike. Without stops, it is about 3 hours cycling, but most people take around 1 to 2 extra hours due to stops.
Afterwards, we bring you back to Viseu, with our transport or by taxi-van.

Minimum 2 or 4 persons (depending on other bookings), maximum 20 persons.

Every day of the week, on request.
Starting time: 11.00h. We appreciate your presence at 10.45h.

Prices »
Meeting Point in Viseu on Google Maps »
Photos of our bicycles »

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Prices Transfer other end Ecopista

€ 25,00standard bike included, min. 3 persons*
€ 28,00standard bike included, 2 persons*
€ 30,00mountain bike included, min. 2 persons*
€ 22,00with your own bike, min. 2 persons*
€ 3,00Shower (no towels) - only for clients
* = Price per person
All our bikes are equipped with a spare inner tube, tyre levers and a pump. Most standard bicycles have a luggage carrier.
We are registered at the "Registo Nacional dos Agentes de Animação Turística" under number 1453/2017
Without a reservation we cannot guarantee availability.

Bookings or information requests

Bookings or information requests can be made by telephone/WhatsApp, or by filling in the form below:

Telephone: +351 - 963444663

WhatsApp: WhatsApp Message


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Photos of our bicycles

Orbea standard bikes

Orbea standard bikes
Available in S, M, L (picture) and XL


Orbea standard bikes

Orbea standard bikes
Available in S, M (picture), L and XL


Orbea standard bikes

Orbea standard bikes
Available in S, M (picture), L and XL


Giant standard bikes

Giant standard bikes


Orbea mountain bikes

Orbea mountain bikes
Available in M (picture), L and XL


Orbea mountain bikes

Orbea mountain bikes
Available in M, L (picture) and XL


Standard bike with dog trailor

Standard bike with dog trailer


Orbita tandem

Orbita tandem


Special standard bike, Orbea

Special standard bike, Orbea


B'Twin standard bike with child seat

B'Twin standard bike with child seat
max child weight: 22 kg


Orbea child bikes

Orbea child bikes


Adapted bicycle with three wheels for adults

Adapted bicycle with three wheels for adults


Package 'Descending the Ecopista'

Package 'Descending the Ecopista'

  • From Santa Comba Dão to Viseu by taxi-bus
  • From Viseu to Santa Comba Dão by bike
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Ecopista do Dão

Bridge over the river Dão, between Viseu and Santa Comba Dão

Slowly Descending the Ecopista do Dão



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