Situated in the sub-region of Western Portugal, Torres Vedras is a region of fertile brush-colored lands, Atlantic coast that will make you live waves of pleasure, rich cuisine and people who welcome you with open arms.
Very close to Lisbon, in Torres Vedras, you will be surprised by an area full of attractions for those who like contrasting landscapes, history, sports, gastronomy and friendly and very festive people.
There is so much to experience, so much to remember, among waves of pleasure, the sea, the taste of the wind, the weather… Discover Torres Vedras, a county of about 80,000 inhabitants, marked by its essentially agricultural economy and vineyard landscape , smelling of the Atlantic sea. With over 400 km2 of area, this is the largest municipality of the district of Lisbon and has about 20 km of coastline, composed of beaches of rare beauty and extension. Archaeological stations, Roman settlements, Arab castles, medieval churches and monasteries, 17th and 18th century fortresses…
An additional surprise, in a region that has good wine, the typical Bean Pastries, and delicious cuisine to try.
On September 05, 2021, the Granfondo Torres Vedras Montejunto will be held for the first time.
Granfondo Torres Vedras Montejunto is a cycling tourism event, open to the participation of all cyclists, cycling sportsmen and cyclists (federated or non-federated), of both genders, of any nationality, and over 18 years old.
There will be three distances with the following designations and mileage:
- Granfondo: 146km - 1980D +
- Mediofondo: 103km - 1342D +
- Minifondo: 74km - 654D +
Participants must choose the distance that best fits their physical condition and objectives, however, during the course of the race can change the distance to be performed, without prejudice to the timing.
The departure of Granfondo Torres Vedras Montejunto will be held in droves (all levels and distances simultaneously), at 09h00 on 27/09/2020, in the center of the magnificent city of Torres Vedras. Athletes will ride in a land of roots and strong cycling tradition, where the mountain views the sea, with the goal of the starting point.
In Torres Vedras, you will ride in rich heritage, through places where there were wars, heroic feats of resistance (such as the Torres Vedras Lines) and great victories!
Also the athlete will go to the conquest of a great victory: to surpass his goal ...
Get inspired, dare, and dare to overcome the challenges that this magnificent territory has in store for you!
We count on you to help us make a great cycling party.