Route

Friday, 14th October 2016.

Arriving of the entrants.

15,45 h.

Departure from recinto Ferial Poima-Maó – Cycling tour to Es Mercadal (go and return) by the road “Cami D’en Kane” (aprox 45 km). Visit of the Exhibition “Ciclism and Bycicles” at the Recinto Ferial D’es Mercadal.  Taste of Pomada and Casquinyols typical of Es Mercadal. Return to recinto Ferial Poima-Maó.

19,30 h.Welcome Reception for entrants and helpers, with introduction of Guests at the Recinto Ferial Poima-Maó. Presentation of the 15th Volta with Images of the 2015 and images of TEAM SKY. Drinks party and tasting of typical Menorcan specialities.

Saturday, 15th October 2016.

Location Km parcial Km Total Time
Maó Town Hall, direction to Sant Climent 00,0 00,0 09:00
Sant Climent 5,5 5,5 09:14
Alaior – crossroad Main road 10,3 15,8 09:36
Re-grouping together 15,8 9:39
Es Plans Alaior – Crossroad Es Migjorn 4,4 20,2 09:48
Es Migjorn Gran 6,3 26,5 10:03
Ferreries 6,3 32,8 10:15
Re-grouping together 32,8 10:18
Ascent of s’enclusa 2,3 35,1 10:28
Re-grouping together 35,1 10:38
Castillo Costa Nova 7,3 42,4 10:56
Re-grouping together 42,4 11:00
Ciutadella Town Hall 12 54,4 10:28
Food and drinks stop 54,4 11:50
Paseo Marítimo – Crossroad Main road to Mahón 6,3 60,7 12:06
Ferreries 14 74,7 12:40
Re-grouping together 74,7 12:43
Es Mercadal 7,3 82 13:00
Roundabout Es Mercadal – Fornells – Mahón 4 86 13:09
Maó – Plaza Constitución 22 108 14:00

Free afternoon

19,00 h.

At the Ferial Poima-Maó a Talk on cycling and tour-cycling with the guests.

Supporters:

On saturday morning there will be a cultural tour of Maó, organised by the Town Hall, with visits to the Teatro Principal Theatre, the Museum of Menorca, Santa María Church, etc. A Programme will be supplied in due course.

Sunday, 16th October 2016.

Location Km parcial Km Total Time
Maó Town Hall – start of leg. 00,0 00,0 08:45
Alayor 12,0 12,0 09:15
Mercadal 08,5 20,5 09:37
Ascent of Monte Toro 03,0 23,5 10:00
Drinks stop and descent to Mercadal
Meet up in Mirada d’es Toro street (restaurant Jeny) 23,5 10:30
Direction to main road Indian Head rock and Son Bou Roundabout 8 31,5 10:50
Sant Climent by Torralba road 11.5 43 11:17
Sant Lluis – Peace Roundabout 9 52 11:38
Mahón by Camí de Biniarroca and Camí Verd 5,5 57,5 11:51
Crossroad Camí Verd – Es Castell road – Re-grouping 57,5 11:55
Maó town Hall by Camí d’es castell Street 1,3 58,8 12:00

Helpers-supporters:

8:30 h. Coach leaves for Monte Toro for spectators of tour cyclists’ arrival.

13,30 h.

Farewell Lunch, with presentation of trophies and keepsakes, at the Recinto Ferial Poima – Maó.