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If you are planning to travel the Via Algarviana soon, this information is for you!

COVID-19: Stay informed! 

Since the January 15th, a new lockdown is in place in Portugal to control the transmission of COVID-19.

Read this useful information if you are planning to travel in Portugal soon, during the pandemic, provided by the Portugal Tourism.


It is important to highlight that, at this stage, the duty to stay at home is generalized, except for authorized exceptions.
Cafes and restaurants operate only on a take-away basis (without selling drinks).
The outdoor activities and the stroll of companion animals must be of short duration and take place in the area of ​​residence, unaccompanied or in the company of members of the same household that cohabit.


Please, read also this information carefully:

Learn more about the New State of Emergency Measures

Portugal Tourism FAQ

Recomendations FCMP (Federação de Campismo e Montanhismo de Portugal) – only in Portuguese

In these times we are currently living in, with the COVID-19 pandemic, keep in mind that the return to normality is gradual, so there are 6 important rules to consider:

If this is your first time in Long Distance Path, before packing and getting on the way, read these 5 essential informations on how to plan your trip:

Did you know that summer might not be the best time to visit GR13 – Via Algarviana? Find out why with these 5 alerts:

Now that you have read this information, read carefully the Via Algarviana Guide to finish packing.

Are you ready for this experience?


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