Alto da Fóia

Monchique, Portugal

The Alto da Fóia is a col with a length of 7.4 kilometer. This is a category 2 col. It is located in Monchique, Faro, Portugal. The average grade of this col is 6% with a maximum of 9%. The Alto da Fóia ascents from 445 meter at the start, to 886 meter at the top, with a total of 442 ascending meters.


Alto da Fóia Profile


Distance 7.4 km
Elevation gain 442 m
Average grade 6 %
Maximum grade 9 %
Climb category 2
Minimum elevation 445 m
Maximum elevation 886 m

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This is the Alpe d'Huez of the Algarve. You can find many Portuguese climbers doing their training here.

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