Route of high skill level, of bicycle touring mainly on asphalted in municipal and national roads, with a landscape predominantly characterized by cork oak and holm oak, as well as some cattle grazing areas. It is a cross-border route that was designed in the shape of eight, which means that there is an intermediate point where the section coincides and allows the user to choose whether to travel more kilometers and cross the border or return to that same place.
The main crossing points are the towns of "Galegos", "La Fontañera", "San Pedro", "Ponte Velha" and "Santo António das Areias".
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Responsible Trails Criteria:
(last audit carried out in 09/03/2022)
Waymarks: NA - This path was designed without waymarking (GPS or mobile app needed)
Conservations of the path: 4 - In a good overall status of conservation with some isolated situations
General Conservation: 4 - There aren’t any specific degraded areas identified
Information boards and signs: 5 - Very well maintained and with superior quality
Complementary boards: NA - This path was designed without complementary boards
Safety and suport structures: 5 - All recommended structures well maintained
Local Community integration: 4 - Encourages integration / contacts with the community
Landscape intergration: 5 - Perfectly integrated into the landscape, exploring relevant points of interest
General Safety: 4 - Has occasional low-risk situations
Safety informationCross-border route that departures from national territory. The route is mostly done on secondary roads and therefore with very little traffic. Except for a small stretch of 3km that runs along road N-246-1, connecting Portugal and Spain.
- 12 Waypoints
- 12 Waypoints