The countryside in a 4x4
Setting out from Praia da Rocha, your four-wheel-drive vehicle will follow country trails towards Monchique passing Sra do Verde, where you will start your off road trail through the peaceful countryside and wooded slopes.
On the way, cork plantations can be seen, your driver/guide will explain you the importance of this material to the region. Stop in the village of Monchique to see some examples of Algarve’s handicraft.
Continue to Caldas de Monchique a charming thermal water village which retains a proper character. Continue to Fóia, the highest point of the Algarve, where, weather permitting, you will be able to admire the view over the green mountain and the coastline.
On the way to Monchicão you will visit a small local distillery where you will have the opportunity to taste the Algarve famous firewater: “Medronho” and Honey made like in old times...
- Some wakling over uneven ground. Comfortable clothing and footwear recommended.
- Included: Taste of honey and firewater at “Medronho”
- Language: English
- Max. participants: 40