Average duration: 3 horas
Distance traveled: 11,5 km
Approximate cost per person: 20,00€
(value subject do changes )
This trail is surrounded by silence. A silence full of notes that stimulates our perception of the landscape. Feel it. Contemplate, feel the vibe at each step you take. Look at the vines that take on different colours throughout the year and set out to discover the Vineyard Gardens. Along the way you will find several wineries where you can schedule a guided tour.
The beginning of the pedestrian trail is at Fernando Pó, a village with a strong wine tradition, where the vineyards and the wine production are the beginning to the “Vineyard Gardens”, starting with a visit to Fernão Pó Adega (1), to learn more about the region’s wine tradition.
A little further on, you also have the option to visit the winery Casa Dupó (2), for a guided tour or a wine tasting.
Starting directions for pedestrian trail starts here, passing through plantations of vineyards and a Montado area, you will reach Poceirão, where the next stop is at wine cellar Filipe Palhoça Vinhos (3), where you can do a Moscatel de Setúbal taste.
Returning the walking to Fernando Pó, end the trail with a guided visit to Casa Ermelinda Freitas (4) to reestablish your forces.
The trail has another suggestion of visit, which takes you to Quinta do Monte Alegre (5).
Santo Isidro de Pegões
You can also visit Santo Isidro de Pegões, for a guided visit to the wine cellar Adega de Pegões.
Guided tours to wine cellars: Advance reservation required.
Casa Mãe da Rota de Vinhos:
+351 212 334 398
(1) Fernão Pó Adega
(2) Casa Dupó
(3) Filipe Palhoça Vinhos
(4) Casa Ermelinda Freitas
(5) Quinta do Monte Alegre
Useful information: Posto Municipal de Turismo de Palmela:
+351 212 332 122
Trail Identification: Vineyards Gardens Trail
Location and Region: Fernando Pó | Union of Parishes of Poceirão and Marateca
Trail Type: Moderate Trail, Circular, Thematic, Pedestrian and Cycling
Starting and Arrival Point: Fernão Pó Winery
Points of Interest
Wine Cellars: Casa Dupó, Casa Ermelinda Freitas, Fernão Pó Adega, Filipe Palhoça Vinhos, Quinta do Monte Alegre.
Nature: Montado de Sobro, Vinhas Vineyards, Sobreiro de Águas de Moura.
More: Cultural and Recreational Society of Fernando Pó.
Distance: 11,5 kms
Cumulative Elevation Gain: 46 meters.
Maximum Altitude: 59 meters.
Minimum Altitude: 34 meters.
Difficulty Level: II (I -V)
When to Go: All year round, during the hot summer months it is recommended to do it at dawn or at sunset to avoid exposure to the sun and heat.