Tuesday, January 25 – Let’s Walk from Poço Barreto
A fairly easy walk of about 2 hours through unspoilt countryside and orange groves with good views all round.
10.00am start – meet at the Cafe Sustelo, Poço Barreto, the village is on the main road between Silves and Algoz, the cafe is on the left and parking by the train station to the right. Julie 965 753 033
Friday, January 28 – Let’s Walk through Almond Blossom, Nave de Barão
A moderate walk of about 2.5 hours through orchards of almond trees and up on the barrocal limestone with stunning views.
10.00am start – meet at the cafe in the centre of the village. From the EN125 – drive to Boliqueime and in the centre follow the signs for the A22 after 1.5km turn left towards Loulé. After the quarry turn left for Alte and after 500m at the T-junction turn left again. Now follow the road for about 10km, when you come to the village of Alto Fica, drive through the village and 1km further on there is a turn to the right for Nave de Barão. Follow the road to the village and the cafe is on the right. Julie 965 753 033
No booking required. Please just come along wearing shoes suitable for country walking and ready for a prompt start! There is a charge of 5 euro p.p. this includes a donation to charity, details www.portugalwalks.com