Explore Portugal and Madeira by bike or foot with Hooked on Cycling and Walking Holidays. You shall experience a different culture, tiny little villages full of white houses where little old women wear traditional clothes, sit outside their houses working. Do not be surprised to see donkey carts causing traffic jams in the tiny villages but also by contrasts contrast there are UNESCO protected towns such as Evora, with its well-preserved old town centre, still partially enclosed by medieval walls, and a large number of monuments dating from various historical periods, including a Roman Temple. There is nothing more relaxing and stress relieving than a bike or hike vacation in Portugal!
The Portuguese Island of Madeira, located in the Atlantic Ocean is an archipelago comprising 4 islands off the northwest coast of Africa and approximately 250 miles from its nearest Island of Tenerife of the Spanish Canary Islands. It has a subtropical climate making it an ideal year-round destination for walking or cycling holidays. Beautiful landscapes, tree-clad mountains and lush vegetation make this island an ideal location to explore. Our trips allow you to explore throughout the Island and its fascinating culture.