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Route 14 Beirã (Road Cycling Tourism Level 3 - Red)

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Road Cycling Route, over 39,2 kilometers long and with 765 m of positive accumulated height. Beginning and ending at the "Polo A - São Mamede do Centro de Cyclin' de Castelo de Vide/Marvão", located in village of Beirâ.
Open
moderate
Distance 39.2 km
2:15 h
567 m
575 m
832 m
365 m
Cycling Route of difficult skill level mainly in asphalted paths on municipal and national roads, with a landscape predominantly characterized by cork oak and holm oak, as well as some areas of cattle grazing.  It also has a quartzite crest, 850 meters above the level from the sea where the village of Marvão is located. The main crossing points are Marvão, Escusa, Portagem and Santo António das Areias.

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Responsible Trails Criteria:

(last audit carried out in 07/03/2022)

 

Waymarks: 1 - Doesn’t have signs or waymarks (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: 5 - Strong connection to the community in which it operates and stimulate interaction

Landscape intergration: 5 - Perfectly integrated into the landscape, exploring relevant points of interest

General Safety: 5 - No risks worthy of mention were identified

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Update: March 23, 2022
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Highest point
832 m
Lowest point
365 m
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Safety information

The route includes short stretches of cobblestone and also of national road. On the whole, the roads have little traffic.

Start

Beirã, Castelo de Vide (381 m)
Coordinates:
DD
39.444480, -7.369060
DMS
39°26'40.1"N 7°22'08.6"W
UTM
29S 640341 4367372
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Destination

Beirã, Castelo de Vide

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Coordinates

DD
39.444480, -7.369060
DMS
39°26'40.1"N 7°22'08.6"W
UTM
29S 640341 4367372
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Status
Open
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
39.2 km
Duration
2:15 h
Ascent
567 m
Descent
575 m
Highest point
832 m
Lowest point
365 m
Circular route Refreshment stops available

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