• The 3 Forest Path

The 3 Forests Path

  • Type: Walk Hike
  • Duration: About 4 hours | Difficulty: Easy
  • Price from: 60€

The Sintra forest, besides it´s beauty, it´s also known of being in fact, not one but several forests in one, where we can find local species mixed with others from all over the world, many of them, exotic. This huge variety of species as it´s origin in the mid-nineteenth century, the Romanticism movement golden period, by the hand of D. Fernando King.

In this very intimist hike we will cross 3 of this forests, each one very beautiful and peculiar. We also know a megalithic monument with more than 4.000 years and it´s terrific views.

After an impressive cedars forest we will find a medieval setting provided by the “Peninha“ shrine and the chapel of “St. Saturnino” with it´s 1000 years of history. From here, one of the highest points of the “Moon Mountain” (Sintra), about 500m high, the views are infinite.

It will be with the warm colors of late sunshine day, penetrating in the canopy of the trees, that we will approach to the end of this beautiful hike.

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Table Price per Pax

1 to 6 persons – 60€

 

For more than 6 people price is on request.

For families with children younger than 18 years, the price is on request because we have a discount on the table price.

These prices already include the applicable VAT rate.

 

Every Day*

*Dependent on the number of people and walks already booked for the desired day, and as such subject to confirmation by the WHP.

 

Includes

  • All transfers
  • Water
  • Hiking poles
  • Track guide
  • Personal and Liability insurances

 

Advised Equipment

(depending on weather)

  • Comfortable shoes soled nuts, preferably suitable for trekking
  • Hat for sun or umbrella
  • Waterproof / wind stopper jacket
  • Sun glasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes and pants suitable for trekking, preferably (avoid jeans)
  • Light meal for the picnic + fruit/energy bars/dried fruits

7 Reasons

  • The 3 forests we will cross and the different environments provided by them.
  • The 4.000 year prehistoric dolmen and the size of it´s granite stone slabs that comprise it.
  • The amazing views from the dolmen where we can see the imposing cape “Roca”.
  • The picnic in a great setting.
  • The Peninha shrine, it´s 350 year history and endless views over it´s 500m height and the S. Saturnino chapel ruins and it´s 1.000 year history.
  • The warm colors of late sunshine day, penetrating in the canopy of the trees.
  • The beautiful and peaceful atmosphere in the all of hike.

 

Meeting Points

The customers hotel pick-up time depends on the number of hotels
we have to go.

 

Details

Beginning: After lunch (the exact hour is dependent on the time of the year)
Duration: About 4 hours
Not suitable activity for children under 8 years

 

Difficulty:   By Ancient Pilgrims Paths (Easy)

 

 

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