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Outdoor Tours, Lda is a licensed adventure company in Portugal and offers outdoor adventure experiences in the Algarve - for the whole family - all year round. Our top 5 Outdoor Adventures in the Algarve for this spring, summer & autumn: 1/ Kayak...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Since there were six of us we knew we would need some activities to keep us occupied and came across the Mount Foia Downhill Cycle Tour. What can I say other than a very well organised, fun and very friendly trip. Just the right amount...More

Thank Daniel L
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

hi Daniel, thank you very much for your kind words, I will pass them on to Thomas and Vasco! Hope to see you again on the bicycle. best regards, Frank

Reviewed 23 May 2018

We booked the trip via our B&B in Silves (Tapada do Gramacho; also a wonderful place we can really recommend) and we didn't regret it at all! Excellent material, wonderful views, good company, a delicious lunch on our way and very important: a guide who...More

Thank ilsevangulck
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hello Ilse, thank you for your kind words. Yes it was a great day, I´ve just put some photos on FB. Hope to see you again in Portugal. Frank

Reviewed 23 October 2017

By chance on the same tour as previous writer VMCCCC ....great trip, lunch en route. Good route, and excellent bikes. Family group all enjoyed the journey down, from a cloud capped top, to the sunny valley. Recommended. Very friendly and helpful hosts too.

Thank Tourist A
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

hi. yes the weather on Algarves highest peak can be sometimes a little different from the coast. Glad you enjoyed, best regards. Frank

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Great team with very good gear. The 45 km down hill route was a very nice way to see Algarve. Our family with two boys of 11 and 13 found it exiting and want to come back for thr off road tour. My wife also...More

Thank VMCCCC
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hi Victor, glad that in the end we could do the tour despite the weather. The weather is usually all sunny, but cycling all day in the rain on holiday isn´t the best idea. Hope to see you again for the DH off-road trip soon....More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

Such a great day (18 / 9) thanks to Tom and Mark and the rest of the group. Its a great route downhill along quiet roads and tracks. Lots of stops along the way to enjoy the glorious views, nature and lunch! This is a...More

Thank Gill E
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

hi Gill, Thanks for your kind words, I´ll bring it over to Thomas and Mark. Yes we truly believe that the Serra de Monchique is a must see on everyones visit to the Algarve. And when you love cycling isn´t a bicycle tour the best...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Just a few words to say thank you to TOM and MARK who took us out on this excursion there were 4 of us one of which had not ridden a bike for along time but with Tom leading and Mark following in the van...More

Thank Des B
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Bom Dia! our famous Downhill Nature Trip interests experience cyclists but also ones that haven´t touched a bike for a long time. I hope it has inspired you to go cycling more often, as it is the best way to soak in nature, fresh air...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Hired two MTB's for 4 days to get some exercise whilst away. Thomas and Frank provided a 15 mile route to tour the coastal roads and avoid the serious hills (we are 57 yrs old). Bikes were in excellent condition and we used them for...More

Thank Bergz2014
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

hello, thanks for choosing us for the bike rental. Glad to see that the Giant 29-ers did a good job on the pub tours and on dirt tracks as well :) We hope to see you again when you come over. best regards, Frank

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Best days of the holiday according to our 12 year old and I think the whole family agreed. We booked the sea kayak trip the first week and it was brilliant. Very easy to find and the guide was friendly and knowledgeable. It was nice...More

Thank hezza1971
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

hi, many thanks for your kind feedback. I hope you daughter recovered well and that we will see you all again on your next trip to Portugal ! best regards, Frank

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Great off road track with enough little stops to relax and listen to some nice 'must knows' about the area. good bikes, enjoyable ride. Good lunch, and great guides... thaks for the great tour, guys...Bart

Thank Bart D
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hello Bart, thanks for positive feedback, much appreciated ! Hope to see you again. Frank

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Three us picked up from our hotel and taken to the office in Mexilhoeira Grande, from there we were taken to the highest point in the Algarve, with great views of the South and West coasts. Then starts the exhilarating ride back down to Mexilhoeira...More

Thank Lyndon B
Frank K, Owner at Outdoor-Tours.com, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hello Lyndon, many thanks for your review. Indeed our office where we cycle back to lies on small hill. The last 500 metres are going slightly uphill and in the August heat that is for many a challenge. On the other hand the accomplished feeling...More

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Response from Frank K | Property representative |
hi, sorry, I just saw your message now ! Tomorrow we will do the Downhill OFF-ROAD tour, so that´s not really something for the youngsters in your party unfortunately, sorry. On Thursday (12/07) we´ll do the regular... More
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Hai, thanks for your contact. Thursday 21st June we will run our Downhill Nature Trip. And on Friday 22nd it´ll be the DH off-road ride. Both trips start on Algarve highste peak - we lift you up. We´ll meet 09.30 and will... More
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