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The Ribeira de Nisa Walk in Alentejo Portugal plus free walking notes.

Distance10.6 KmGradeMedium Time3.5 hoursTypeCircular walk

The character of the Ribeira de Nisa walk

From the village of Monte Carvalho the path takes the road and then a lane to the east to meet the ribeira (stream) which you ascend through a small gorge to the plateau with views beyond. Along lanes through farmland you descend through cork oak woodland.

  • The Ribeira de Nisa Walk in Alentejo Portugal plus free walking notes.The Ribeira de Nisa Walk in Alentejo Portugal plus free walking notes. the lower part ot the ribeira.
  • Precarious cork oaks overshadowing a lane an Monte Carvalho in the Ribeira de Nisa region of the Serra de Sao Mamede.

  • Ribeira de Nisa gorge with eucalyptus and pine

    Ribeira de Nisa gorge with eucalyptus and pine.

  • On the plateau at the top of the Ribeira de Nisa gorge.

  • Old eira grain threshing floorAn old eira grain threshing floor framed by old chestnut trees.

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