Lisbon the busy, booming capital of Portugal is not instantly a place for sport in large groups. The city has a high traffic volume but also a lot of it consists of historical labyrinths and few open spaces or parks. Sport activities and active team buildings may seem difficult but here is an overview of possibilities within Lisbon and the areas around Lisbon.
In the city of Lisbon
Not instantly associated with sports, city challenges can give the better of both worlds. Discovering the city in teams while solving challenges and time limits, are possible on foot, bikes or tuk tuks.
Lisbon’s sailing heritage is the foundation of the city build on the shores of the largest Portuguese river.
The best way to escape the crowds and get the best views of Lisbon is in a sailing regatta. Teams race each other accompanied by a professional skipper on the Tagus river along the center of Lisbon.
Bush craft and survival in the Monsanto Park
Bordering the city, the Monsanto park is the largest natural city park in Portugal. The park consists of wild forest and hilly landscapes lending itself perfectly to sporty activities like survival challenges or bushcraft practice. A great way to build innovative teams!
Out of the city
Setubal & the Arrabida
Most people visiting Lisbon don’t realize they are a stone drop away from some of the most impressive natural areas of Portugal. 30km South of Lisbon a natural reserve of mountains and coastline, The Arrabida. The team building and sport opportunities in the Area are endless.
The best team building opportunities in the Arrabida
Teams travel in teams accompanied by a professional driver. The aim is to navigate the driver through the Arrabida natural park while solving the challenge. The winning teams are awarded.
Pirate treasure hunt
In boats, teams need to solve challenges traveling through the water at high speed to find the treasure!
The team’s goal will be to overcome several unpredictable water challenges. For each team is assigned a speedboat and a map of the coastline where the challenges are marked … however, some of these challenges must be achieved through snorkeling and coasteering. An action developed entirely in Marine Park of Arrábida, which will allow e the group to enjoy an area of unique beauty, making this an unforgettable action.
A sporty challenge consisting of beach games and sports on one of the beautiful, sandy Sesimbra beaches
Combinations if different sports – climbing, kayaking, coasteering, orienteering
30km west of Lisbon, you will find the former fishing town of Cascais. The area is also known as the Riviera of Portugal splattered with beaches, its a location very busy in summer but calm out of season. Sports activities along this coastline consist of canoeing, kayaking, Scuba diving and boating.
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