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: Lis River Springs – Pego and Grota and Maúnça; Starting point: Reixida Chapel Route duration: 2:45 hours Length: 10 km (6.2 miles) Type of route: Small circular route on forest roads – way trails – and asphalt; Difficulty rating: Medium / High
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;