WHERE IS THE BEING CAMP?

The Being Camp takes place at Boomland, at Idanha-a-Nova lake. The closest villages are Alcafozes and Idanha-a-Velha, which are 40 km away from the Spanish border.

GPS Coordinates: 39.990498, -7.148548

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

FROM LISBOA AIRPORT

  • Bus

From the airport take the metro to Sete Rios bus station and from there take a bus to Castelo Branco (52 km away from Boomland). From Castelo Branco, you can take a bus to Idanha-a-Nova (operating on weekdays only). Once you’ve arrived at Idanha-a-Nova, you can take a cab to the Being Camp.

Taxis Castelo Branco: (+351) 966 135 906 // 964 570 313 //  964 327 722

Taxis Idanha-a-Nova: (+351) 966 594 792 // 968 594 601

  • Train

Take the Metro to Gare do Oriente station, from there you can get the train to Castelo Branco.

Please refer to the bus station website (www.rede-expressos.pt) and train station website (www.cp.pt) for departure times, costs and further information.

FROM MADRID AIRPORT

  • Bus

From Madrid you have a bus service that connects you to Lisbon. The Madrid Bus station (ESTACIÓN SUR) is at Av. Mendez Álvaro and you find it at the Mendez Álvaro Metro station.

One of the companies that run buses to Lisbon is Avanza Bus (www.avanzabus.com).

In Lisbon, from Sete Rios bus station take a bus to Castelo Branco. Please refer to the bus station website (www.rede-expressos.pt) for departure times, costs and further information.

From Castelo Branco, you can take a bus to Idanha-a-Nova (operating on weekdays only). Once you’ve arrived at Idanha-a-Nova, you can take a cab to the Being Camp.

Taxis Castelo Branco: (+351) 966 135 906 // 964 570 313 //  964 327 722

Taxis Idanha-a-Nova: (+351) 966 594 792 // 968 594 601

  • Train

Make your way to Chamartin train station (Madrid) and take a train to Lisbon.

Step out of the train at Entroncamento and get the connection train to Castelo Branco.

Please refer to the Madrid train station timetable (www.renfe.com) and the Entroncamento station time table (www.cp.pt) for departure times, costs and further information.

FROM PORTO AIRPORT

  • Travel by Metro – Bus – Cab

Take the Metro until Trindade station.

At Trindade metro station, take the line A, or B, or C, or F – in direction of Estádio do Dragão, or Campanhã, or Fânzeres – and exit at Campo 24 de Agosto stop – Metro do Porto.

Go to the Campo 24 de Agosto Bus station, and take a Bus to Castelo Branco (52 km away from Boomland). From Castelo Branco take the Bus to Idanha-a-Nova. Know more.

Once at Idanha-a-Nova, you can take a cab to the Being Camp.

Taxis Castelo Branco: (+351) 966 135 906 // 964 570 313 //  964 327 722

Taxis Idanha-a-Nova: (+351) 966 594 792 // 968 594 601

  • Travel by Shuttle –  Bus – Cab

From the airport take the shuttle “GetBus” (Mon. ~ Fri.) until Porto – Campo 24 de Agosto bus station.

From Campo 24 de Agosto Bus station, take a Bus until Castelo Branco (52 km away from Boomland). From Castelo Branco take the Bus to Idanha-a-Nova. Know more.

Once at Idanha-a-Nova, you can take a cab to the Being Camp.

Taxis Castelo Branco: (+351) 966 135 906 // 964 570 313 //  964 327 722

Taxis Idanha-a-Nova: (+351) 966 594 792 // 968 594 601

  • Travel by Metro –  Train

Take the Metro until Trindade station. At Trindade metro station, take the line A, or B; or C, or F in direction of Estádio do Dragão, or Campanhã, or Fânzeres and exit at Campanhã station – Metro do Porto. At Campanhã,  get a train ticket until Castelo Branco (numbers of trains to catch and routes may differ). Know more.

Make sure to plan your journey in advance – visit the relevant public transportation websites available here before-hand.


BY CAR

FROM LISBOA

  • Take the A1 motorway, exit at junction A23, direction Torres Novas.
  • Continue direction Castelo Branco along the A23, exit at Alcains/Monsanto.
  • Follow the signs to Idanha-a-Nova.
  • In Idanha-a-Nova you will reach a roundabout, follow the signs to Espanha/Zebreira.
  • Go straight and turn when you find the signs Idanha-a-Velha/Alcafozes.
  • Keep straight forward until you find a roundabout in Alcafozes.
  • At the roundabout turn to Idanha-a-Velha and make no turns until you find the entrance to the Being Camp.

FROM PORTO

  • Take the A1 motorway, direction Lisbon until you reach signs for the A25, direction Viseu.
  • Drive along the A23, direction Covilhã and Castelo Branco.
  • Exit at Alcains/Monsanto. Follow the signs to Idanha-a-Nova.
  • In Idanha-a-Nova you will reach a roundabout, follow the signs to Espanha/Zebreira.
  • Go straight and turn when you find the signs Idanha-a-Velha/Alcafozes.
  • Keep straight forward until you find a roundabout in Alcafozes.
  • At the roundabout turn to Idanha-a-Velha and make no turns until you find the entrance to the Being Camp.

FROM MADRID

  • Take the A5 motorway, direction Plasencia and Portugal.
  • Take the A1, direction Plascencia and follow the signs for the Ex-108 to Coria/Portugal.
  • Continue following signs to Portugal. As you enter the country you will see signs to Idanha-a-Nova.
  • In Idanha-a-Nova you will reach a roundabout, follow the signs to Espanha/Zebreira. Go straight and turn when you find the signs Idanha-a-Velha/Alcafozes.
  • Keep straight forward until you find a roundabout in Alcafozes.
  • At the roundabout turn to Idanha-a-Velha and make no turns until you find the entrance to the Being Camp.

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