Route

Friday, 20th October 2017.

Arriving of the entrants.

15,45 h.

Departure from recinto Ferial Poima-Maó – Cycling tour to Cala’n Porter (go and return) by the road Cala’n Porter and Cami de sa Forana (aprox 32 km). Visit of Cala’n Porter Beach and the mitic “Cova d’en Xoroy”.  Taste of Pomada and Casquinyols typical of Menorca. 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 2016 and images of the Guests. Drinks party and tasting of typical Menorcan specialities.

Saturday, 21st October 2017.

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, 22nd October 2017.

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 Machinery Roundabout, Cyclist Museum, Crossroad Es Plans 8,2 31,7 10:49
Cami Llucalari , Crossroad Son Bou 4,1 35,8 10:59
Main road Alaior – Cami Costa Blanca 1,5 37,3 11:02
Alaior – Cami d’en Kane 2,5 39,8 11:08
Cami de Binixems – Cami Puntarro 1,3 41,1 11:12
Crossroad Fornells Road to Mahon 8,2 49,3 11:31
Maó town Hall 6,5 55,8 11:50

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.