Details, cycling in southern Portugal
Multiple airlines offer one-stop flights from Washington Dulles and Reagan National to Lisbon for about $900 round trip.
Where to stay
Hotel Convento de Sao Paulo Aldeia da Serra, Redondo
Sleep in a 12th-century monk's room at this restored convent. A double with a mountain view costs about $150.
Hotel Sao Joao de Deus
Largo S. Joao Deus 1, Elvas
A former convent and military hospital, this four-star hotel is just steps from the heart of the ancient village. A double will cost you about $100.
Where to eat
Rua dos Penedos 6, Evora