Tuesday, 12 July 2016

August, 18 + September, 16: Moonlight Donkey Hikes

Trekking with donkeys at night. Slow is beautiful – at the donkeys rythm, free from load and haste.
The donkeys carry the children, your backpacks and are wonderful tour companions.


Thu 18 August: "Full Moon at Vicentina Coast"
Departure: 19h00, Pero Vicente, 2,5km West of Rogil
Arrival: 22h30, same place

Difficulty: moderate, partially sandy trail
Time length: 4 hours, including 1 hour for dinner.
Size of the group: Minimum 6 adults. Children  >6 years
Price: 29 €/ person. Children (<12): 15 €. 
The price includes tour guide, donkey (1 for 3 people), accident insurance, eat and drink.

Equipment:
Please bring along flashlight, sturdy shoes and a warm jacket, mat/ towel to sit on sand.
Our donkeys love carrots, apples, oranges or carotts, if you feel like pleasing them.
Booking & more: burros.artes@gmail.com
Phone: 00351 282 995 068
Mobile: 00351 967 145 306


Tue 19 July: “Full Moon & Natural Countryside
In the foothills of Monchique mountains
Fantastic mountain view
Departure: 19h00, Vale das Amoreiras, 4km NW of Aljezur 
Arrival: 23h30, same place

Moonrise: 20h30 
Through the wild West Algarve backland, at the foothills of the Monchique mountains, with up and downhill sections, fantastic mountain scenery while trailing under the moonlight. 
Dinner is provided by welcoming and cozy Várzea Viva Permaculture including freshly baked wood-fired pizza.

Difficulty: moderate. Hiking experience is recommended.
 
Time length: 3 to 4.5 hours, including 1 hour for dinner.
Size of the group: Minimum 6 adults. Children over 9 years old.

Price: 29 €/ person. Children (<12): 15 €. 
The price includes tour guide, riding on donkey for kids (and packs), accident insurance, food and drink - pizza, salad, dessert and 1 drink.

Further/optional costs: 1,50€/ person/ transfer
After the pizza, Várzea Viva offers, on request, a car transfer to the starting point (in case you don’t feel like hiking back with the donkeys).

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