Casa do Forno

Casa do Forno

The “Casa do Forno” as an accommodation service classified as Local Accommodation. In here you can enjoy a familiar environment of calm and relaxation, enjoy the garden and the pool, or just sit and appreciate a cup of coffee or tea while reading a book.
The wide balcony opens up for a privileged view! First, the cozy garden with fluffy grass where the Salvaterra’s granite emerges and, in the background, the wavy scenery molded by the rivers on the schist substract…

Bike Friendly Facilities

  • Bike secured garage;
  • Bike washing facility;
  • Cyclist menu (carbo,fruit and veggy);
  • Overnight cycling clothes laundry;
  • Mini-Bike repair station with basic tool set and pump;
  • Bike parking lot;
  • Bike routes for road and/or mountain biking (with maps,technical data and GPS tracks)

Optional Friendly Facilities

None

ATTENTION: When you use an offer code in your booking, please note the conditions discriminated. The reservation request with offer codes included will be validated by email, by the accommodation.

MTB RIDES

  • 65 km
  • 898 m
  • 469 m
  • 229 m
  • 4 h

  • Monfortinho, Serra de Piedras Niñas, Salvaterra do Extremo, Torre, Erges river

RIDE 1 [Difficult]

This circular path has a strong degree of difficulty. Starts at ´Salvaterra do Extremo´, which takes the direction of the small village of ´Torre´. Continues near of ´Erges´ river, following their margins to ´Termas de Monfortinho´. Then continues to the abandoned village next to the ´Serra de Piedras Niñas´, characterized by its curious rock formations that look like girls. Then goes along the riverside ´Arades´ return to the starting point.

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  • 107 km
  • 1886 m
  • 735 m
  • 229 m
  • 8 h

  • Monfortinho, Serra de Piedras Niñas, Penha Garcia, Monsanto, Idanha-a-Velha, Salvaterra do Extremo, Torre, Erges river

RIDE 2 [Severe]

This circular route starts in ´Salvaterra do Extremo´ and goes to Torre going down to the ´Erges´ river. Continuing the route passes through ´Termas de Monfortinho´ and ´Monfortinho´, and reaches an abandoned village near the ´Sierra de Piedras Niñas´, characterized by its curious rock formations that look like girls . Then the route takes the course of ´Penha Garcia´. Reaching the summit of the mountain of ´Ramiro´, where you can enjoy a great view of the entire region. Reaching ´Monsanto´, climb to the most Portuguese village in Portugal, and then crosses ´Idanha-a-Velha´ village going then to East and back to ´Salvaterra do Extremo´. This is an extremely challenging route, suitable for experienced mountain bikers, the route requires good MTB technical skills.

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ROAD RIDES

  • 92 km
  • 1194 m
  • 501 m
  • 242 m
  • 5/6 h

  • Idanha-a-Nova, Monsanto, Salvaterra do Extremo, Termas de Monfortinho

RIDE 3 [Difficult]

This circular route, starting in the village of ´Salvaterra do Extremo´, was designed for cyclists to discover all the natural beauty of the northern area of ´Idanha-a-Nova´, passing through the towns of ´Monsanto´, ´Salvaterra do Extremo´ and ´Termas de Monfortinho´. This is an challenging route, suitable for experienced cyclists, requires good physical condition.

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  • 140 km
  • 1910 m
  • 501 m
  • 157 m
  • 7h

  • Monsanto, Idanha-a-Nova, Ladoeiro, Rosmaninhal, Salvaterra do Extremo, Termas de Monfortinho

RIDE 4 [Severe]

This circular route, starting in the village of ´Salvaterra do Extremo´, was designed for cyclists to discover all the natural beauty of ´Idanha-a-Nova´, passing through the towns of ´Monsanto´, ´Idanha-a-Nova´, ´Ladoeiro´, ´Rosmaninhal´, ´Salvaterra do Extremo´ e ´Termas de Monfortinho´. This is an extremely challenging route. Suitable for experienced bikers, the route requires good physical condition.

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