Cycling Tour of Algarve
The Volta ao Algarve, Portugal’s answer to the Tour de France starts soon…
Dates 19th – 23rd Feb 2014
- 19th Feb – Faro / Albufeira 160km
- 20th Feb – Lagoa / Monchique 196km
- 21st Feb – Vila de Bispo / Sagres – 13.6 km
- 22nd Feb – Almodovar / Alto do Malhão ( Loulé ) – 164.5 km
- 23rd Feb – Albufeira / Vilamoura 155km the finale being 5 laps around Vilamoura
Stage 5 elevation map:
The laps around Vilamoura are centred on the “Atrium” which is the small complex next to the currently closed petrol station housing the vets, Ali Super and the bank BES on Av. Eng. João Meireles AKA “the dual carriage way”.
Many international stars will be taking part, should prove spectacular, oh but what about the traffic?