Walk location: The countryside near to São Martinho do Porto.
The Walk: The walk is completely flat, sandy in parts, through open and wooded countryside and cultivated fields.
Timing: The walk is about 6 km and is expected to take about 2 hrs, plus extra for coffee.
Car Meeting Point: Meet in the Rua General Carmona near the Intermarché supermarket in São Martinho do Porto at 10:15 am. See the Notes section below for directions.
Deg, Min, Secs: Latitude 39°30’51.94″N Longitude 9° 7’38.14″W
Decimal Deg: Latitude 39.514428° Longitude -9.127261°
We drive a short distance to the walk start point.
Walk Start Point: A cul-de-sac at the end of a small housing estate.
Deg, Min, Secs: Latitude 39°31’3.27″N Longitude 9° 7’12.75″W
Decimal Deg: Latitude 39.517575° Longitude -9.120210°
NB. The two flags on the map above show the car meeting and walk start points. If you need directions, click on the flag to display the flag text and click on the itinéraire link to open Google Maps. You may need to zoom out to see the second flag.
Coffee Stop: After the walk: there are many cafés in São Martinho.
Notes: The supermarket is just off the N242 which by-passes São Martinho do Porto. This is the main road which runs from Alfeizerão to Famalicão via São Martinho do Porto.
If you turn left off the main road at the roundabout, passing the supermarket on your left side, you will find plenty of parking on the road going to the centre.
Contact: See the walks’ email for contact telephone numbers or send an email from the web site.
Last walked: 22/07/2012