Off-the-bike-day ideas and offers
To get more from your holiday, then the off-the-bike-days are great opportunity to explore more of Portugal.
There are public transportation to the major cities, the closest Coimbra, Aveiro, Porto - all which are worth the visit!
Train is the best choice to move around, all the hotels in Luso are a 10min walk away from Luso-Bussaco train station from where you may travel to any direction of the country.
But if you are interested in active days off the bike, then we have some great choices as well.
Here are some offers for day trips to some magical places.
Conimbriga day trip - Visit Conímbriga which was inhabited since pre-Historic times then occupied by Roman troops in 139 BC and it became the prosperous capital city of the Lusitania province. During the reign of Emperor Augustus some of the most important buildings for everyday life in a Roman city were build such as the forum, the amphitheatre and the thermal baths. Later, a three-nave basilica was built in the town’s center.
Day trip price per group (max 4 persons) - 90 euros
Piódão day trip - Hidden place deep in the mountain range of Açor is charming with its typical stone houses, hiking trails to get the full taste of the magic.
Day trip price per group ( max 4 persons) - 110 euros
Arouca day trip - Man-built wooden path ways and stairs to have access and views of the Paiva river. Enjoy the view of untouched nature with its waterfalls, quartz crystals and rare species of plants.
Day trip price per group (max 4 persons) - 115 euros
* trip price includes transport, driver and ticket of entrance (Conimbriga, Arouca)