Route description

For overseas countries the fastest way to come to Portugal is by airplane.
Several flights are going directly to airports as Lissabon and Faro.

From the airport in Lisbon (by toll road)

 

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Monsaraz Alentejo

From the airport drive off towards the bridge, the Ponte Vasco da Gama, to the south (SUL). The sign states south towards the Algarve. This road is the IP1/A12 which becomes the IP1/A2.Follow this IP1/A2 and take the exit Grândola. This is the IP8/IC33 direction Sines. We live nearby this road. After ± 15 km you take the exit Melides / Grândola.At the end of this exit, turn right under the motorway. After ± 500 meters you see a busstop on your right. Before the busstop turn right onto a small asphalt road, you continue on this road approximately 2.5 kilometers. On your way you see two times a tunnel, dont' take one of those tunnels. At the 1st road left (a small dirtroad) is a sign: Monte Várzea Redonda. Take this small road, our house is the second on your left.Várzea Redonda is the name of this mountain and our house.

Toll-free

It is possible to leave this toll road from Setúbal. Take the IC3/A12 to Sétubal.This road ends on a major intersection in Setúbal. Turn left toward Alcacer do Sal / Grândola, road number N10/IC1. Continue this until you come to Grândola. You will see a big roundabout. And you take the first exit: direction Sines / Santiago. This is IP8/IC33 we live nearby this road. The 1st exit is Comporta / Troja, just pass this. The 2nd exit is Melides / Grândola. You take this. At the end of this exit, turn right under the motorway. After ± 500 meters you see a busstop on your right. Before the busstop turn right onto a small asphalt road, you continue on this road approximately 2.5 kilometers. On your way you see two times a tunnel, dont' take one of those tunnels. At the 1st road left (a small dirtroad) is a sign: Monte Várzea Redonda. Take this small road, our house is the second on your left.Várzea Redonda is the name of this mountain and our house.

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From the airport in Faro (by toll road)

 

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Marvao

From the airport drive off towards Lisbon. This is highway A22/IP1. You follow the A22 for ± 35 km. You see the exit from the A2 to Lisbon. This is a toll road. Keep this road until the exit Grândola. This is the IP8/IC33 direction Sines. We live nearby this road. After ± 15 km you take the exit Melides / Grândola.At the end of this exit, turn right under the motorway. After ± 500 meters you see a busstop on your right. Before the busstop turn right onto a small asphalt road, you continue on this road approximately 2.5 kilometers. On your way you see two times a tunnel, dont' take one of those tunnels. At the 1st road left (a small dirtroad) is a sign: Monte Várzea Redonda Take this small road, our house is the second on your left.Várzea Redonda is the name of this mountain and our house.

Toll-freeFrom the airport drive off towards Lisbon. This is highway A22/IP1. You follow the A22 for ± 37 km. Take the exit IC 1 to Ourique/Lisbon, continue this road until you reached Grândola. Grândola has four turns. Drive past all four turns, you will see on the right a large supermarket, the Modelo. Drive 1 km further, you reach a big roundabout. You take the third exit, direction Sines / Santiago. The 1st exit is Comporta / Troja, just pass this. The 2nd exit is Melides / Grândola. You take this. At the end of this exit, turn right under the motorway. After ± 500 meters you see a busstop on your right. Before the busstop turn right onto a small asphalt road, you continue on this road approximately 2.5 kilometers. On your way you see two times a tunnel, dont' take one of those tunnels. At the 1st road left (a small dirtroad) is a sign: Monte Várzea Redonda.Take this small road, our house is the second on your left.Várzea Redonda is the name of this mountain and our house.

Click for Google Maps directions from Faro airport to our house.