GRZ: Irrigating Cova da Beira

Irrigating Cova da Beira [GRZ - Sector 2]

Spanning 55.7 km, Irrigating Cova da Beira is the second sector of the GRZ. It connects the Valhelhas rest area, in the municipality of Guarda, to the Barco rest area, in the municipality of Covilhã, passing through Vale Formoso, Borralheira, Ponte Alvares, Tortosendo and Peso. 

This sector contains 7 walking stages and 1 for mountain bike.

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moderate open
56.3 km
450:00 h
434 m
552 m
Spanning 55.7 km, Irrigating Cova da Beira is the second sector of GRZ. It connects the Valhelhas rest area, in the municipality of Guarda, to the ...
from Aldeias do Xisto,   Aldeias do Xisto
moderate
8 km
0:40 h
146 m
197 m
With about 8km, this stretch of GRZ starts at the Fluvial Beach of Valhelhas, in the municipality of Guarda, and ends in Vale Formoso, in the ...
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easy
11.6 km
2:35 h
130 m
165 m
With about 11.6 km, this section of GRZ departs from Vale Formoso and ends in Borralheira, in the municipality of Covilhã. 
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easy
10.4 km
2:25 h
145 m
170 m
This 10.4 km long stretch links Borralheira to the Ponte Alvares Rest Area. 
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easy
5.3 km
1:22 h
70 m
70 m
This stretch takes you from the Ponte Alvares Resting Area to Tortosendo Campsite, just over 5 km away. 
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moderate
11.4 km
2:40 h
170 m
185 m
Leaving Tortosendo camping park, this section heads towards Peso for 11.4km. 
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moderate
8.2 km
2:19 h
190 m
190 m
This section connects the localities of Peso and Barco, in an extension of 11.4km. 
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easy
1.1 km
2:00 h
40 m
15 m
This stretch of just over 1km connects Barco to the Rest Area of ​​the same name.
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