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ECOPISTA DO DÃO

SHORT BIKE RIDE PORTUGAL
20 OR 30 KM + TRANSFER

Cycling from Tondela to Santa Comba Dão
  • To Tondela or Farminhão with our Transfer Service

  • Back by bicycle on a gently sloped constant descent, 20 or 30 km

  • In the nature of central Portugal!
Short bike ride Ecopista, central Portugal

Cycling in the nature of central Portugal

Cycling 20 or 30 km
On a gently sloped constant descent

With our transfer service, you can park your car here at Abelenda Bike Rental, choose a bike and we will bring you to the other end of the Ecopista in Viseu, or to another place along the Ecopista if you like to do a shorter ride.
Wherever you start, it's almost all the way slowly descending, so very easy to bike.

Three possibilities:
  • Transfer at 10.00h to Viseu, cycling 47 km

  • Transfer at 12.00h to Farminhão, cycling 30 km

  • Transfer at 14.30h to Tondela, cycling 20 km

Transfer and coronavirus

Transfer in one or more taxis with 8 seats, but to comply with the coronavirus COVID-19 guide lines, only 4 seats can be used.
Minimum 2 persons, maximum 10 persons. (3 taxis).

For the transfer at 10.00h to Viseu and cycling 47 km, see ou page:
Descending the Ecopista.

For the other distances: see information below.

Easy cycling in a beautiful landscape!

For images, see our page:

Images Ecopista do Dão »


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Coronavirus COVID-19:
Abelenda Bike Rental complies with the guidelines of Turismo de Portugal and the Direção-Geral da Saúde. For more information click on the photo Clean & Safe.

Ecopista do Dão, near Tondela

Transfer at 12.00h, cycling 30 km

From Farminhão to Santa Comba Dão by bicycle.

  • 12.00h: Choose your bike at Abelenda Bike Rental (near Santa Comba Dão), at Km 47 of the Ecopista. You can park your car here.
    Transfer to km 16,5 of the Ecopista in Farminhão in one or more taxis with 8 seats, but to comply with the coronavirus COVID-19 guide lines, only 4 seats can be used.

  • 12.40h: Start cycling on a gently sloped constant descent, making it very easy to bike, or have lunch first at restaurant "Station Alive", located directly at the Ecopista (open every day).

  • Just before Km-marker 40 and just before a large bridge, is a very nice river beach (not an oficial one - only local people know about this place). Turn left on a unpaved road to the river (50m). A spectacular spot to have a break, a pick-nick or swim.

  • Just before Km 47 you arrive at Abelenda Bike Rental, where you deliver your bicycles. Most people are here between 15.30h and 17.30h. Please be here before 18.00h.

Price:

  • 29,00 € - bicycle hire and transfer of customar and bike. Minimum 2 persons.

  • 17,50 € - bicycle hire and transport of the bike, not the customar (the customer arranges his own transport). Minimum 3 bicycles.
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River Beach Nagozela

Transfer at 14.30h, cycling 20 km

From Tondela to Santa Comba Dão by bicycle.

  • 14.30h: Choose your bike at Abelenda Bike Rental (near Santa Comba Dão), at Km 47 of the Ecopista. You can park your car here.
    Transfer to km 27 of the Ecopista in Tondela in one or more taxis with 8 seats, but to comply with the coronavirus COVID-19 guide lines, only 4 seats can be used.

  • 15.00h: start cycling on a gently sloped constant descent, making it very easy to bike.
    Just before Km-marker 40 and just before a large bridge, is a very nice river beach (not an oficial one - only local people know about this place). Turn left on a unpaved road to the river (50m). A spectacular spot to have a break, a pick-nick or swim.

  • Just before Km 47 you arrive at Abelenda Bike Rental, where you deliver your bicycles. Most people are here between 16.30h and 17.30h. Please be here before 18.00h.

Price:

  • 25,00 € - bicycle hire and transfer of customar and bike. Minimum 2 persons.

  • 15,00 € - bicycle hire and transport of the bike, not the customar (the customer arranges his own transport). Minimum 3 bicycles.
>Meeting Point on Google Maps »
Photos of our bicycles »
Rental Conditions »
Payment Details »


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Bridge Ecopista do Dão, near Santa Comba Dão

Additional information

  • All our bikes are equipped with a spare inner tube, tyre levers, a pump and a multi tool. 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.

If you like to do the 47 km of the Ecopista, then see our page:

Descending the 47 km of the Ecopista »



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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