Cape Espichel trail: discover the legends of the Cape Espichel while following the footprints of 150 millions years dinosaurs!
Sesimbra Cape Espichel trail starts nearby the Espichel Cape and follows the west coastline towards two major dinosaur footprints sites: The Pedra da Mua track from the Late Jurassic era and the Jazidas de Lagosteiros track from the cretaceous period. These intriguing sets of tracks are separated by 500 meters and 50 million years!
We will then head south towards the former Fortress of São Domingos da Baralha with amazing views on the whole Nature Park and southeast coastline. We will end the hiking at the Cape and its sanctuary.
Our guide will tell you about the legends surrounding the Cape Espichel and make sure you enjoy the whole experience.
You can join the morning hike at 10am or request specific schedules for your group.
Kids are welcome, they will love the dino´s footprints. The trail is easy but is about 11km long.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Espichel Cape|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive 10 minutes before tour departure.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 2 hours after departure.|
|WEAR||Bring conformable clothes and shoes, as well as a hat and sunscreen.|
|INCLUDED||GuideWater & Snacks|