Loulé – Rocha da Pena & Fonte da Benémola

Beautiful protected area with unique characteristics, you will find extremely interesting biotopes not only in terms of geology and the landscape but also with regard to the fauna and flora.


Tour Description

Fonte da Benémola and Rocha da Pena are protected nature conservation areas which support ecosystems of great ecological interest.

The 390 hectares which make up the Fonte da Benémola area, located between Querença and Tôr, preserve a diverse range of plant life not commonly found in the rest of the Algarve, as well as exclusive and diverse species of animal life which can best be seen by walking along the banks of the Menalva Stream.

Between Benafim and Salir, with an area of more than 600 hectares and rising to a height of 479 metres, the craggy terrain of the Rocha da Pena site invites tourists to go for walks and enjoy the great view.


Detailed itinerary

Starting time: 9h30 (please arrive 10 minutes earlier to the meeting point.  We all want to have a great experience starting on time)

Language: English (Portuguese, French & German on request )

Duration: approximately 5:30 hours with lunch

Distance:  12 km / 8 miles (somewhat difficult)

Group size: 3 pax min, 12 pax max

Tour Info

What's included:

English spekaing Guide (Portuguese, French & German on request )

Personal Insurance for the activity

Not included






Group Size

3 pax min, 12 pax max

Price Info

Adults: 85€ / Children:10 -16 years old*: 42,50€ *should be accompanied by parents / < 9 years old: not recommended