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São Bartolomeu de Messines (Silves)

Level 2

A highlight of the route that takes you to the typical barrocal village of São Bartolomeu de Messines is the part where you ride alongside the Funcho Dam. Your outing is sure to be pleasurable as you ride through the country scenery with the uplands as backdrop.

Level 2 (Intermediate)
Location: Silves
Start and finish of the route: São Bartolomeu de Messines (Main Church)
GPS Coordinates: 37.25712, -8.28667
Distance: 40 km
Time needed: 3h15 (at an average of 12,5 km/h)
Climb: 556 m
Descent: 559 m