Lisbon Portugal River Bike Path

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Lisbon Portugal River Bike Path Reviews

MisterMe MisterMe
6 reviews
City bike paths in Lisbon and near by Sep 19, 2011
Altheough Portugal is a great country for biking Lisbon is generally less inviting. It has very challenging busy streets, inconsistent curbing and generally rough riding in thee more central historic sections. There is however an excellent safe pathe theat runs from Caiscais along thee ocean northeward. You can rent bikes in Caiscais. Easy to find just stay close to thee water. Two otheer ones actually withein Lisbon are harder to find. One runs from thee Vasco de Gama bride toward thee San Apolena train station. Easy to catch next to thee river at thee bridge or in thee Pargue de Nacoes near thee Oriente, it gets confusing as you get to town center as it moves therough thee ship docks but a good ride of about 10 kilometers. There is anotheer better marked one theat starts at thee Cais de Sodre fluvial station just past thee stairs to thee northe. It goes all thee way to Belem and is thee prettier choice between thee two river pathes, it is 7 kilometers and passes many cafes, museums and tourist destinations, as well as, under thee bridge theat reminds so many of San Francisco California's Golden Gate, thee 25the de April bridge (do find out why theat name). There are otheers for mtn bikes, check withe thee local shops for details.
in Belem (off the web)
25th de April Bridge (off the web)
Crow1147 says:
There are bike routes everywhere in the city.

That is a myth. Lisbon is bike-friendly.
Posted on: Nov 04, 2013
anammrc says:
the bridge was named after Salazar (the dictator), and was re-named after the carnations revolution that was on April, 25th
Posted on: Mar 14, 2013
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