Woods at Foz do Arelho (foz05S)

Walk location: A walk through woodland near to Foz do Arelho.

The walk may not follow the above route exactly.

Car Meeting Point: Cemetery at Foz do Arelho at 10:00 am.

Deg, Min, Secs: Latitude  39°26’9.14″N  Longitude   9°12’27.63″W
Decimal Deg: Latitude     39.435872°     Longitude  -9.207676°

NB.  The flag on the map above shows the car meeting and walk start point.  If you need directions, click on the flag to display the flag text and click on the itinéraire link to open Google Maps.

Walk Start Point: The same as the walk start point

The Walk: The walk follows tracks and quiet roads through the countryside between Foz do Arelho and Nadadouro. The tracks underfoot should be firm and there are a few gentle slopes.

Coffee Stop: No coffee stops on the walk, but plenty of cafés in the town.

Timing: The walk is about 6 km and is expected to take about 1.5 hrs.

Notes: Directions to the cemetery:

From Caldas da Rainha, take the minor road which takes you to the centre of Foz do Arelho. As you enter the town you will cross a speed bump. Continue for two hundred metres and you will come to a cross roads where you turn right. On the right hand corner you will see a sign to the Cemitério; opposite, on the left hand side you will see some recycling boxes. After the turn the cemetery wall can be seen straight ahead.

Coming from the centre of Foz do Arelho you will see a sign on the left hand side as you leave the centre. Turn left as indicated by the sign.

Contacts: Please see this week’s walks’ email for the contact telephone number or send an email from the web site.

Last walked:  26/12/2018

2 thoughts on “Woods at Foz do Arelho (foz05S)”

  1. excellent, we Gil and Mario are joining ”back with the old folks. Many thanks to John !!!

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