We want the Serra da Estrela Granfondo as a great celebration not only for athletes but also for visitors and spectators. In this regard, the organization will give all the information that will allow them access to the best places to see and support the athletes, without affecting the dynamics of event and cyclists.
Not forgetting that no cars are allowed in support of cyclists circulating in the middle of the athletes in competition
All the final party around the award ceremony and convivial among athletes, accompanying and the staff will be lived on the bottom, at Parque da Várzea in Manteigas, however will be created some initiatives to increase the festive atmosphere also on the arrival at the Summit, where the final time count is taken, and where the companions and spectators will give all their support to athletes in the final stage of their challenge.
Gran Fondo Serra da Estrela can be a excelent reason for a magnificent weekend in Serra da Estrela, discovering this mountain as an amazing and spectacular summer destination. Natural pools with crystal clear water, the fresh air of the altitude, the mountain villages, the spectacular hiking trails and a unique cuisine, are some of the reasons to enjoy a few days on the highest mountain of the Portuguese mainland.
HIKING TRAIL - GEOPARK ESTRELA
On Sunday, the day of the sportive, a walking tour guided by the Estrela Geopark Association team will take the participants to discover the secrets and natural tresors of the Serra da Estrela Natural Park near Manteigas. With a scientific explanation provided by the team of specialists of the Geopark Association team, this walking tour will starts and end in Manteigas.
July, 7th (Sunday)
9:00 am - Departure from Manteigas (Parque da Várzea - Expo Serra da Estrela Granfondo)
12:30 h - Arrival at Manteigas (Parque da Várzea - Expo Serra da Estrela Granfondo)
More information and Registration: http://www.prozis.com/geoparkestrela