Leiria’s walking trails network offers small hiking routes that perfectly showcase this region’s landscape and architecture, from mountain to sea. In 2017, five Small Routes will open, signposted and compliant to the rules of the Portuguese Federation of Camping and Mountaineering. These footpaths offer several difficulty levels and have visible signposts. This way, it is possible to travel safely on your own, with family, or with friends.
Points of Interest: Interpretation Centre, Abrigo do Lagar Velho Site and Mill Starting point: Centre for the Interpretation of Abrigo do Lagar Velho – Lapedo Route duration: 1:45 hours Length: 6 km (3.7 miles) Type of route: Small circular route on forest roads – way trails – and asphalt; Difficulty rating: Medium
Recommendations: + Wear comfortable footwear, preferably hiking boots; + Wear soft, seamless socks; + Wear light, season appropriate clothing; + Always have water to keep hydrated during the route;