Hiking in Portugal’s best hiking area near Lisbon: Hiking, yoga, culture, healthy nutrition, comfy living and relaxing. If you are looking for a holidays like this, you’ve just found the right location! The Karma Surf Retreat - Lisbon
The hikes take place in the nature reserve Serra de Sintra, a forrest covered mountain range, which extends from Sintra to Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point of Europe. On just a few square kilometers you will find a very diverse nature with walks through a vast variety of different landscapes, such as mountains, villages, fields, forests, coastal, beaches, offering wonderful hiking trails for all kinds of fitness levels.
Our local hiking guide knows the area like the back of his hand and during the hikes through the countryside he will show the uniqueness of this area on paths only a few know.
Daily yoga provides a good start into the day and helps to regenerate from the physical challenges of the hikes. This way you stay fit and trained and will return completely relaxed from your hiking and yoga holidays.
You will be accommodated in a comfortable villa with pool and seaview in a picturesque mountain village called Malveira da Serra – nested in a paradise-like garden on the slopes of the Serra de Sintra with a breathtaking view over the Atlantic coastal region.
The south-facing location guarantees sun all day long!
The food consists of organic breakfast, healthy lunch package, welcome BBQ and a surprise lunch with portuguese seafood, including soft drinks and fruits. The fully equipped kitchen is always at your disposal for preparing your favorite dishes with fresh ingredients from the nearby supermarket. There are also many possibilities of eating out in nearby distance.
In case you have left over energy, you will find numerous possibilities for recreational activities nearby, such as surfing, golfing, climbing, horse riding, kite surfing, stand up paddle or sightseeing in Lisbon and Sintra and its surroundings. Praia do Guincho, our home spot, located only 5 minutes by car from the villa, is one of the most beautiful beaches in this region and offers ideal surfing conditions for beginners and advanced.