Directions

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We are in Tojeiro, Concelho de Monchique

GPS coordinates: 37.259638, -8.670951

(For route planing just look on Google Maps for “Pizza Party Marmelete”)

By Car:

From Monchique
You head south towards Portimao until you see a signpost on the right for “Marmelete/Casais”. Turn here and drive towards Marmelete for 10 kms until you see a signpost on the left with a wooden sign with several places (Corte Cibrao/Folga/Pereira etc). Take this left turn and drive downhill for 5 kms until you see a small turn on your right (over a concrete bridge) with signposts for “Vale Da Junca / Tojeiro”. Drive along this road for 500 meters then turn left at the next signposts (Tojeiro is 1 km ahead this road). Turn into PIZZA NIGHT when you see the sign on the right side of the street and follow the signs for parking. Please don’t drive up the hill!

From Aljezur
You head east towards Marmelete for 10kms. Drive through Marmelete and when you pass the town look for a signpost on the right with a wooden sign with several places (Corte Cibrao/Folga/Pereira etc). Take this right turn and drive downhill for 5 kms until you see a small turn on your right (over a concrete bridge) with signposts for “Vale Da Junca / Tojeiro”. Drive along this road for 500 metres then turn left at the next signposts (Tojeiro is 1 km ahead this road). Turn into PIZZA NIGHT when you see the sign on the right side of the street and follow the signs for parking. Please don’t drive up the hill!

From Portimao
You head west towards Lagos for 10kms on the N125 or A22. Take the turn for “Autodromo” on your right. Head north and straight for the Autodromo. You will pass it on your right side, drive to the next roundabout and take the left exit and you will go under a bridge and drive for 4 kms through a place called “Folga” then pass the sign to “Corte Cibrao” at your right side. Then drive down a  hill and stay to the right. Then take the track-road on your left side (over a concrete bridge) with signposts for “Vale Da Junca / Tojeiro”. Drive along this road for 500 metres then turn left at the next signposts (Tojeiro is 1 km along this road). You will see a sign that says “Pizza Night” on the right side. Follow the signs for parking.

From Lagos
You head east towards Portimao/Faro for 10kms on the N125 or A22. Take the turn for “Autodromo” on your right. Head north and straight for the Autodromo. You will pass it on your right side, drive to the next roundabout and take the left exit and you will go under a bridge and drive for 4 kms through a place called “Folga” then pass a sign to “Corte Cibrao” at your right side. Then drive down a  hill and stay to the right. Then take the track-road on your left side (over a concrete bridge) with signposts for “Vale Da Junca / Tojeiro”. Drive along this road for 500 metres then turn left at the next signposts (Tojeiro is 1 km along this road). You will see a sign that says “Pizza Night”  on the right side. Follow the signs for parking.

By Bus/Coach:

You can travel to Portimao/Lagos from Lisbon/Faro/Porto with these bus services:

Eva Buses

Rede Express Bus

Algarve Bus Information

Lagos Bus Information

 

From Portimao/Lagos/Aljezur

If you are arriving from Aljezur, take a bus to Lagos. From Lagos, take a bus to Portimao.  Both run about once per hour. (Link to Aljezur-Lagos Bus ScheduleLink to Portimao-Lagos Bus Schedule). It’s also possible to take the train (see below).

You can also hitchhike from Aljezur to Marmelete!

In Portimao, take the local bus line 21 to Pereira/Autodromo from the bus station Rua Hortas or other bus stops on the vaivem time table. Drive to Pereira and exit at bus station “Pereira 2”. It will take circa 1 hour and will cost about 1,50 €.

The busses are only going from MO – FR. There are no busses available on weekends. The times change with the summer (01 July-31 August) and winter schedule (01 September – 30 June).

Here is the bus schedule:

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Normaly, we can pick you up from the Pereira 2  stop or in Marmelete.

But we only have one car so we cannot promise it every day – therefore, please call us before you come!

The distance to Tojeiro is about 7 km from Marmelete or Pereira.  There are always local people that may can pick you up, at least for a part of the distance. Just ask friendly for a lift to “Tojeiro”!

 

From Monchique/Marmelete

From Monchique take a bus (€ 2.70) to Marmelete at Largo dos Chorões (Monchiques main “square”. They run at around 12:00 hrs and 18:00 hrs (be early for these services!) When you arrive in Marmelete, phone us and we can pick you up but you will have to pay for petrol.

You can always hitchhike or walk down to Tojeiro from Marmelete.

 

By Train

Trains connect from Porto, Lisboa and Faro to Portimao or Lagos.

Here you can find the train timetables:

CP Trains