Quinta No Campo
Erik Smit & Wanrade van der Hoek
Vale das Pereiras – Casa Nova
Santa Margarida da Serra
Amsterdam – Lissabon = 2,5 hours’ flight
+ 1¼ hour by car from Lissabon to Santa Margarida (105 km).
Faro – Santa Margarida da Serra
Amsterdam – Faro = 2,5 hours’ flight
+ 1¾ hour by car from Faro to Santa Margarida (195 km).
GPS assistance does not work beyond: Santa Margarida da Serra.
For the last 2 km: follow our description below. No Campo is well accessible by a, perfectly maintained, dirt road.
You park your car safely in an enclosed area.
Lisboa airport: To Santa Margarida by way of Lisbon.
In Lisbon, take A12/IP 1,cross Vasco da Gama-bridge.
Take direction Setúbal
Follow direction Alcácer do Sal
Take exit 9 Grândola.
From Roundabout Grândola /Algarve
Take three-quarter roundabout and drive past Grândola.
Follow the N120/IC 1 direction Faro/Ourique for 4 kilometres.
Turn right direction Santiago do Cacém/Santa Margarida da Serra (exit is just in front of pedestrian fly-over).
After 6.8 kilometres of winding road you reach Santa Margarida.
Largo 25 de Abril: When you see a phone-booth, post-office boxes and a bus-stop, turn to the right at Cafe Triunfo.
Set mileage-recorder to zero, from here it is exactly 2 kilometres to No Campo.
000 metre: Cafe Triunfo, to the right, follow the slightly mounting asphalt-road.
250 metres: End of asphalt-road, keep to the right (to your left you see an abandoned trailer). Keep following the dirt-road.
600 metres: To your left a house with blue framing and a single tree in front.
900 metres: To your right, at the side of the road, a small house, also blue.
1300 metres : Sharp turn, to your right two houses on the hillside.
1500 metres: To your left a house with a blue gate. (“Monte Telheiro”)
1900 metres: T-junction with electricity-pole, keep left, road is mounting slightly.
1950 metres: Pass between two small houses, turn left immediately .
2000 metres: White wall with drive to No Campo.