In a secluded valley in the Serra da Sao Mamede, Alto Alentejo, Portugal.

The Hikking route of Mosteiros, Serra de Sao Mamede, Portugal

Distance 12 Km Grade Easy to Moderate
Time 3.5 hours Type Circular walk
You can walk the path around Serra do Almo but the views at the top are worth the detour

Tiny Alentejan houses - neatly kept The shadey Ribeira de Arronches
Some mature cork oaks on the the lane Alentejan spring time broom - blooms
1/25000 scale route map showing Serra do Almo

1/25000 scale walking route map showing Serra do Almo and the route with GPS waypoints for navigation and points of interest.

Walking notes for the Mosteiros walk

Walking notes for the Mosteiros walk. "Look out for vultures over Almo No 1. They come here to find thermals to take them higher and on the day this picture was taken we counted 37."

You can find the Parque walking map leaflets in PDF format from the Walking in Alentejo page our Love-Alentejo website.