Campo Lapiás, Pedra Furada - Negrais

Traveling the Old Tram & Monserrate Palace and Gardens

Campo Lapiás
Pedra Furada - Negrais

Inviting you to visit a realm so different as unique!


Hike at Campo de Lapiás, Pedra Furada, appreciating these magnificent structures!

Nature and Forest Conservation

It is part of the ICNF (Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas - Institute for the Nature and Forest Conservation) and it is a protected area and also can be considered as a splendorous morphology accident.




find by yourselves

These areas are considered to be of high Patrimonial, Geological and Environmental value, in which can be observed curious rock formations, sculpted throughout time and by erosion caused by atmospheric agents. Lapiás are … Oh no!... Come and find by yourselves what they are made off!
This process is known to have started over 70 million years ago and keeps on going.

Technical Details

- Moderate hike with 7.5km in length and a few "ups & down's";
- Please bring suitable clothing and either sturdy shoes or hiking boots;
- Don't forget your water and bring a snack for later.
- Personal Accidents Insurance and Civil Liability is included

Rendez-Vous Point

Av do Lapiás - Campo de Lápias da Pedras Furada


Coordinates 38.863067, -9.304588




Good Ways To Walk

Code of conduct and good practice

We would like to have you as our partner in the preservation of the places and trails we walk through and in order to do that, we need to have into consideration that other than the footprints left behind us, nothing else should be disrespected, vandalized or polluted by our presence there!!

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Lets not disturb Nature, leave everything as found!

It is also of great importance to respect and take into consideration all the signs found during our hike or our walk or in any trail we may come across!! And always bring with you everything you need to make your hike a good one!!


Support Material

Winter Season in Sintra

With rays of sunshine shining on us through the vegetation… or…with rain… or heavy mist dropping from the trees…. or with haze… Obviously, being from here, I can only see beauty in every corner of Sintra!!


We will provide you, for free, with the follow:

 Ponchos

 Caps

 Gaiters

 Walking sticks (we will try two per person)

 Frontal flashlights (on nocturnal hikes)

Summer Season in Sintra

Well… in summer you have gorgeous golden light and a really hot & humid weather! So, for the Summer Season we will have for you, also for free, to helping going up and down the hillside of the mountain of Sintra:


We will provide you, for free, with the follow:

 Hats

 Sun Lotion

 Walking sticks (we will try two per person)

 Frontal flashlights (on nocturnal hikes)

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