Hiking at Dunas Park
There are three trails in the Parque das Dunas, two of which cross the park from west to east. They both leave at the Grove Valentine and end at a lookout on the Coast Path. The third trail is designed for children and a leisurely walk and passes through a short stretch of forest and returns to the Grove.
Visitor who take the trails have the opportunity, with the help of expert guides and environmental police, to see up close all the grandeur of the dune ecosystem, geology, flora and fauna of the park.
Eco-tourism in the park helps benefit the city's population by promoting environmental awareness to visitors, while protecting the ecosystem at the same time.
This trail is recommended for teens and adults. It's roughly 2.4km round trip and takes roughly 90 minutes to complete. The trail is limited to a maximum of 25 people. At the end of the trail, there is a lookout where you see the Coastal Highway, with a beautiful view of the Bald Hill and the sea.
This trail is requires people to be slightly more prepared and is roughly 4.4km round trip and takes roughly 2.5 hours to complete. The trail is limited to a maximum of 20 people. At the end of the trail, there is a lookout where you see the Coastal Highway, with a beautiful view of the Bald Hill and the sea.
This trail is recommended for children and adults looking for a very leisurely walk. It is roughly 0.8km in length and takes around 40 minutes to complete. The trail is limited to 15 children and 25 adults.
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