Discover The Ria Formosa - Ecovia
Bike Rent in Tavira

Bike Tour into the Natural Park

Route description:

This half-day tour starts at Abilio Bikes and aims to present the Ecovia and Ria Formosa Natural Park, with the various points of tourist interest, between Tavira, Cacela Velha or Fuzeta.

This route has a total distance of 30km, with an approximate duration of 4H and low difficulty.

The tour we head to the Ecovia, passing through Tavira and headed towards Cabanas de Tavira, where we traversing the boulevard and move towards Cacela Velha. Depending where the tour starts you can also visit Fuzeta.

Along the way, we passed in the small village of Fábrica where the importance of this small village is explained, and then, we will cycle to Cacela Velha. Arriving at the destination point is made a presentation of the village where we will find the fortress and the mother church of the XVI century, the parish priest's house (tourist information center) and some restaurants with typical food.

On returning to Tavira, presents the fortress of São João da Barra (Sec.XVII) and follow towards the salt pans of Tavira where we can appreciate the various stages of the production of salt, bird watching, in their natural habitat, and passage by fortress of the Mouse (Sec .XVI).

After leaving of salt pans, we will return to Tavira where we will visit the castle, with the historical explanation for the defense of the territory, between the XVI century and XVIII century.

This tour ends at Abilio Bikes in Tavira.

Tour Fees:

  • Price per person from 40€
  • Includes: Guide, City Bike, Insurance and Helmet
  • Inform us if you wish another bicycle type
  • Group discounts

Contact for booking

ride map:

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Technical information:

Duration: 3H

Distance: 28Km

Level of difficulty: Easy

Min. Max people: Min: 2 / Max: 20

Reservation of tours with: 48H

Days of the tours: Monday to Saturday

mandatory equipment:

  • Helmet
  • Clothing appropriate for the activity


  • Bring water or isotonic drinks
  • To take energy bars or fruit piecesUse
  • Sunscreen and sunglasses
RNAAT 23/2011