The Best Walking Tours in Portugal

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Get ready to embark on an unparalleled journey with one these exceptional walking tours in Portugal. We've invested our time and effort to scrutinize a wide selection of trips from top-rated companies, ensuring that we bring you the very best travel experiences. Our analysis covers crucial factors such as pricing, guest ratings, service excellence, sought-after destinations, and thrilling activities. Whether you're an intrepid wanderer or a novice traveler, these handpicked walking tours will provide an unforgettable adventure in Portugal.

With a mix of coastline and mountains, visitors will find a diverse array of options here. Hiking and camping in the natural parks is very popular because the mountains offer great views, river valleys, and unique ecosystems. Zip-lining and ropes courses are found throughout the country, and rock climbing or bouldering are commonplace, too. Horseback riding through the mountains or on the beach is also a fun activity, especially for couples. For those looking for something more relaxed, you can take a walk through the vineyards or a jeep tour around the mountain regions.


The Top 3:

  • 8 Days, $1330.00

  • 8 Days, $980.06

  • 12 Days, $1850.00

What are walking tours like in Portugal?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 10 trip options analyzed
  • $182 average price per day (USD)
  • 8 to 14 days in length
  • 4.51 of 5 average rating
  • 16 people or less on average

Curious about the diverse range of walking tours? Prepare to be amazed by the array of options available to suit every traveler's preferences. It comes as no surprise that visitors adore these tours, given their exceptional average guest rating of 4.51 out of 5 stars. When it comes to group sizes, the average maximum capacity stands at 16 people, allowing for a comfortable and sociable experience. The shortest tour is 8 days, while the longest is 14 days. When it comes to physical activity, tour options are organized as moderate and easy, with a majority being moderate tours. With a comprehensive analysis encompassing 10 walking tours, you can rest assured that Portugal has something tailored to your interests and preferences, promising an unforgettable experience for all.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Walking Tours in Portugal
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for walking tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Explore!



8 Days Start/End in Funchal 2 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 16 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

Check out this incredible trip that has received a 4.6 out of 5 rating from previous guests. You'll enjoy hiking, mountain hikes, and coastal walks. With a duration of 8 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 15 people, and is good for travelers aged 16 to 85 years old. Funchal will be the beginning and end of your trip. This fantastic option, organized by Explore!, presents an unbeatable value at just $150 per day.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Mountain Hikes
  • Coastal Walks
$1,200
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for walking tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Eurohike



8 Days Porto da Cruz to Funchal 7 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 2 to 80 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 8 days, this trip has a maximum size of 20 individuals. Welcoming travelers aged 2 to 80 years old, it is organized by Eurohike, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. On this amazing journey, you'll experience hiking and coastal walks. Immerse yourself in a travel experience that includes 7 destinations, featuring Sao Vicente, Porto Moniz, Calheta, and Funchal. Beginning in beautiful Porto da Cruz, you'll have a terrific journey that ends in Funchal. Available at an unbeatable price of only $123 per day, this option also has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Family
  • Coastal Walks
$980
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for walking tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by UTracks



12 Days Viana do Castelo to Santiago de Compostela 12 Destinations through Portugal, Spain 15 People at Most Ages 2 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional voyage, visiting Portugal and Spain, that has garnered a 5 out of 5 rating. Guests on this trip get to partake in hiking and coastal walks. With a duration of 12 days, this jouney will have 15 participants, and it warmly welcomes travelers aged 2 or older. Expertly organized by UTracks, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $154 per day.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Family
  • Coastal Walks
$1,850
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for walking tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Explore!



8 Days Start/End in Tavira 4 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 16 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

This memorable trip is offered by Explore! which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $156 per day. Traverse through 4 enchanting destinations, with Ria Formosa Natural Park and Odeleite among the must-see stops along the route. Tavira kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. Hiking and coastal walks are just a few of the activities on this terrific journey. The maximum group size is 16 people, welcoming travelers aged 16 to 85 years old.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Walking Tour
  • Coastal Walks
$1,250
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for walking tours.
by Explore!



8 Days Start/End in Faro 8 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 16 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey that has been awarded a 4.4 out of 5 stars by previous guests. Guests are treated to unforgettable hiking and coastal walks experiences. With a duration of 8 days, this journey offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 16 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to travelers aged 16 to 85 years old. This trip visits 8 destinations, including Carrapateira, Bordeira, Aljezur, and Vila do Bispo along the way. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Faro. Brought to you by Explore!, this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $151 per day.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Walking Tour
  • Coastal Walks
$1,210
TourRadar
by Explore!



12 Days Madrid to Porto 12 Destinations through Spain, Portugal 16 People at Most Ages 16 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled voyage for 12 unforgettable days, visiting Spain and Portugal. It ensures an intimate group setting with 16 participants at most. Experience a trip that takes you to 12 remarkable destinations, including Manzanares el Real, Guadarrama, Segovia, and Penafiel. Madrid will mark the start of your journey, while Porto will serve as its final destination. Explore!, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests travelers aged 16 to 85 years old. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $207 per day.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Walking Tour
$2,480
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Exodus Travels



8 Days Santana to Funchal 3 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 12 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This fantastic journey has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Santana marks the starting point, while Funchal stands as the final stop on your incredible journey. Lasting 8 days, the maximum group size is 12 people, and it's good for travelers aged 12 or older. Organized by Exodus Travels, this is a great deal because it's only $349 per day.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Self Guided Walking Holidays
$2,795
TourRadar
by Explore!



14 Days Ponta Delgada to Horta 11 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 16 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 4.5 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary voyage is the perfect choice. Discover a journey that spans 11 destinations, with notable stops in Horta, Terceira Island, Praia da Vitoria, and Angra do Heroismo. Beginning in beautiful Ponta Delgada, you'll have a terrific journey that ends in Horta. Spanning across 14 days, the voyage accommodates 16 individuals, and is suitable for travelers aged 16 to 85 years old. Offered by Explore!, this remarkable voyage is priced at just $209 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Walking Tour
$2,920
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for walking tours.
by UTracks



8 Days Coimbra to Porto 7 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 2 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by UTracks has received a 4 out of 5 rating. On this 8-day voyage you can unwind while also making new memories. This trip takes you on an adventure to 7 destinations, including Oliveira de Azemeis, Santa Maria de Feira, Mealhada, and Agueda. Coimbra will mark the start of your journey, while Porto will serve as its final destination. With a group size of 15 people, it's suitable for travelers aged 2 or older. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $124 per day.

  • Family
  • Self Guided Walking Holidays
$995
TourRadar
by UTracks



8 Days Start/End in Funchal 6 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 2 to 99 Guest Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Check out this voyage that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 3.5 out of 5 rating. With 6 destinations to explore, you'll get the chance to see Machico, Camacha, Santo da Serra, and Ribeiro Frio Natural Park, and more. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Funchal. Spanning across 8 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 20 participants, and it's great for travelers aged 2 or older. Brought to you by the renowned UTracks, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $199 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Family
  • Self Guided Walking Holidays
$1,590
TourRadar

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How much do walking tours in Portugal cost?

Average Daily Price Walking Tours
$182

Visitors will find a large range of terrific options for walking tours when planning a visit to Portugal. The price of these specific trips can vary according to length, destinations, and travel style. The average price of walking tours in Portugal based on data from 10 options is an affordable $182 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Portugal.

And for more information on Portugal, see Portugal Travel Costs and Portugal Hotel Costs.


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