Cycling competition will end in Lagoa with a time trial
Lagoa Council has announced the list of streets which will be closed to traffic due to the Volta ao Algarve cycling competition, which will end with a 24.4km time trial in the municipality on Sunday.
“Volta ao Algarve is an event of rare beauty not only due to its landscapes, but also the performance of prestigious riders. While it is certain that people will have the chance to see a unique event, it is also certain that it will cause some constraints in terms of traffic,” the local authority says.
The time-trial, running from 12 noon to 4pm, will begin on Rua de Lagoas Brancas near the Fatacil fairground.
The route will then continue along the following streets: Turn to the left – N124-1 • Roundabout on the right – Rua dos Pescadores – N124-1 • Praia do Carvoeiro • To the right to the Senhora da Encarnação ramp • Straight ahead – Estrada do Algar Seco • Rua das Flores • Turn to the right – Estrada do Farol • Turn to the left towards Benagil – Rua Vasco da Gama • Turn to the left towards Lagoa – M1273 • Straight ahead at the roundabout towards Lagoa – M1273 • Turn to the right towards Quinta dos Salicos • Turn to the right towards Carvoeiro • Roundabout to the left – Porches • Straight ahead – M1154 • Roundabout to the left towards Lagoa – M1154 • Turn to the right towards Porches • Straight ahead • Turn to the right • Turn to the left • Turn to the left towards N125 • Roundabout to the left towards Caramujeira • Turn to the right towards Lagoa • Straight ahead at the roundabout • Roundabout to the right towards Lagoa.
The finish line will be on Rua Parque Empresarial.