Founded in 2013, Top Bike tours Portugal is a very young company with experience in pedestrian and cycling tours in Porto and long distance cycling routes to the north of the Iberian Peninsula. Our activities are coordinated by tourism professionals, with a huge knowledge of heritage and sports.
What do we do?
Top Bike tours Portugal is a provider of holiday’s packages and routes, which offers an incredible holiday experience, entertainment and leisure activities based on quality and value.
Our main product, Cycling Holidays, is a service, guided or unguided, over a week, behaving cycling holiday packages based on luxury accommodation and some meals. This tested package encompasses not only bicycle shed, but also places great emphasis on history, architecture, cuisine and local oenology.
We are here to ensure you have the best vacation possible!
We know that everyone is different and individual, with different needs, goals and expectations. Even so, we believe that with our experience, we are able to achieve satisfaction with their needs, goals and expectations!
How Top Bike tours Portugal Born?
All started from the owner’s experience, as a cycling passionate, who decided to overcome all difficulties and make a cycling trip to Santiago de Compostela. We started out to be a shop just focused on bicycle rental and maintenance. However, the owner’s objectives were much larger and undoubtedly related to tourism. BornTop Bike tours Portugal , seeking to provide an adequate service to customer needs, showing the best that cycling has to offer without the organizational stress and thus provide the best possible experience, whose value is the key ingredient in the final satisfaction of the customer.
Sergio Marques: Is the Founder of Top Bike tours Portugal , was born in Portugal in 1981, with a degree in Accounting, he has a great passion for sport particularly for bicycles. He played roller hockey and volley-ball. His idea of creating a cycling holidays and city tours company was born through a journey that he made by bicycle with friends to Santiago de Compostela. The main goal of Sergio is transmitting his passion for cycling / city tours to their customers. Its functions are related to the management of the company both financially, sales and marketing. Sergio speaks Portuguese and English.
Pedro Oliveira: "With 53 years old and banking profession i dedicate myself now to my old passion : cycling". Pedro started working at the age of 14 in the Portuguese banking and in this time he studied at night. In banking he went to the administrative staff, as an organizational methods and computer science technician, and business and staff manager. Enthusiastic adept of sport practice, at very young age he played handball , football, karate and windsurf. But it was in cycling that he found is best identity . This is a sport in which we impose our limit in each cycling route and at the same time it gives us a sense of adrenaline and exceptional freedom. Occasionally he participate in competitions in order to develop physical form but not seeking exceptional results. From these we can highlight the 600km of Brazil Ride, 24h MTB Lordelo , the NGPS stages in the north of the Portugal and the XCO championship from Vila do Conde. Crossing the land with his mountain bike, he already cycled the pilgrimage routes to Santiago from Porto and from France, the paths to Fátima and the Great Route of 22 Historic villages of Portugal . Since 2007 he organizes cycling groups. This is his passion for this sport, people and geography of this little corner of the Iberian peninsula that drives him to share his acquired knowledge. All are welcome!
José Nogueira: Born in Espinho in 1988, has a degree in Management and Planning in Tourism. In sports,José played professional roller hockey and adventure sports. The great passion of José is travelling and experiencing different cultures, applying that knowledge to Fold n 'Visit business. José speaks fluent English, Spanish, French and Portuguese., having extensive experience as a guide for city tours and cycling holidays.
Tiago Silva: Born in Porto in 1990 years, has the professional qualification in Tourism and a degree in Tourism. In sports, Tiago practiced swimming, skymming and was part of the scouts, gaining a great passion for adventure sports, outdoors and hiking. Tiago speaks fluent English, Portuguese and some French and Spanish, has experience as a guide for city tours and cycling holidays.
Henrique Vareta: Born in Porto in 1994, he is finishing a gegree in Tourism. His sports life revolved mostly aroud hockey and rugby. He claims to speak English and Portuguese, while also being able to make himself clearly understandable in Spanish. Although not being an extreme passionate person for cycling, Henrique as always used bicycles as his main transportation vehicle and as such, it was only natural that he would end up working with them.
The combined experience of our team allows us to combine cycling with the historical component and gastronomy. Connoisseurs of excellent hotel services and catering, paths and landscapes that surprise and exceeded expectations.