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Cyclin' Portugal Centres - Aldeias do Xisto

A complete and permanent service station for bicycles.

Cyclin' Portugal Centers, implemented in Portugal for the first time by Aldeias do Xisto, are permanent sports infrastructures, with a networks of trails and reception areas equipped exclusively for leisure MTB practitioners.

These places are equipped with parking, changing rooms, service station for bicycles (washing, air and mini-workshop) on a self-service basis.

The Centers offer CrossCountry, DownHill or FreeRide trails, with four difficulty levels (green, blue, red and black) suitable for all types of users, from beginners to the most demanding.

CYCLIN' PORTUGAL CENTRES - ALDEIAS DO XISTO

> CASAL DA LAPA: 4 routes
> FERRARIA DE SÃO JOÃO: 5 routes
> FROIA: 4 routes
> OLIVEIRA DO HOSPITAL:  6 routes
> SARZEDAS: 7 routes
> SERRA DO AÇOR: 4 routes
> SERRA DA GARDUNHA: 8 routes
> TÁBUA: 6 routes

 

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recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 6.4 km
Duration 2:00 h
Ascent 164 m
Descent 164 m

Circular route beginning and ending at the Cyclin'Portugal Centre. It is the easiest route available, accessible to all practitioners of this sport.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty easy
Distance 19 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 485 m
Descent 845 m

Circular route beginning and ending at the Cyclin'Portugal Centre of Fróia River Beach, excellent for those who are beginners in the mountain ...

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 32.1 km
Duration 6:00 h
Ascent 847 m
Descent 847 m

Circular route beginning and ending at the MTB Center of Fróia River Beach. This is a diffcult route, where the water is always within sight.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty moderate
Distance 79 km
Duration 8:00 h
Ascent 2,324 m
Descent 232 m

Circular route beginning and ending at the Cyclin'Portugal Centre of Fróia River Beach that takes you through several points of interest.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 7.4 km
Duration 1:00 h
Ascent 158 m
Descent 161 m

It is the centre’s easiest route, accessible to all practitioners of the sport.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty moderate
Distance 8.3 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 143 m
Descent 143 m

The route runs along the Ribeira de Almaceda and is accessible to all practitioners.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty easy
Distance 28.5 km
Duration 3:30 h
Ascent 586 m
Descent 586 m

Spanning about 28 km, this is a moderate circular route that starts and ends at the Cyclin'Portugal Centre of Sarzedas.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty easy
Distance 24.5 km
Duration 3:40 h
Ascent 504 m
Descent 504 m

Circular route starting and finishing in Almaceda. It follows the Ribeira de Almaceda for much of the route.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty moderate
Distance 56.4 km
Duration 4:30 h
Ascent 930 m
Descent 930 m

Difficult circular route starting and finishing at the Cyclin'Portugal Centre of Sarzedas.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty difficult
Distance 98.8 km
Duration 11:51 h
Ascent 1,825 m
Descent 1,825 m

Circular route starting and finishing at the Cyclin'Portugal Centre of Sarzedas. With a high degree of difficulty, it's only recommended for ...

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty moderate
Distance 35.4 km
Duration 4:30 h
Ascent 1,123 m
Descent 1,123 m

Circular route starting and finishing in Almaceda. The riders need to be very fit to tackle this route.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
Difficulty easy
Distance 3.3 km
Duration 1:00 h
Ascent 97 m
Descent 97 m

This is a nice and easy circuit route through the pine forest area of Casal da Lapa next to Santa Luzia dam.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 27.7 km
Duration 4:00 h
Ascent 830 m
Descent 830 m

This circuit contours the Santa Luzia dam reservoir with nice views and gentle terrain. It ends by crossing the dam concrete wall with great views, ...

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 39.9 km
Duration 4:30 h
Ascent 1,125 m
Descent 1,225 m

Difficult route that takes you through several points of interest. Reaches the altitude of 1023m giving you a spectacular view of Penedos de Fajão.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 54.7 km
Duration 7:00 h
Ascent 2,675 m
Descent 2,675 m

Very difficult route that takes you through several points of interest. Reaches the altitude of 1023m giving you spectacular views.

from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto