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Vila Pouca de Aguiar (Portugal) - from June 29 to July 6, 2024

From 29 June to 6 July 2024, during the 18th European Week of the UECT, cycle tourists from all over Europe will be welcomed at Vila Pouca de Aguiar (Portugal) town of 13,000 inhabitants, situated at an altitude of 771 metres, on the mythical N2 motorway, located 120 km to the north-east of Porto and 30 km north of Vila Réal. The Spanish border is only 50 km away and Santiago de Compostela 230 km away. >>> SITE MAP

Vila Pouca de Aguiar and its tourist surroundings are to be discovered on Planet Portugal it is a region close to the Douro, favorable to cycling with its small roads in a bucolic nature of high pastures.

The city qualifies as the capital of granite. This is justified by the extraordinary quality of marble from the mines exploited in the region.

The thermal baths of Pedras Salagas from which the waters of the famous Bock beer are drawn, are 6.5 km way and will host the Opening Ceremony of this event..



meteo The climate is oceanic with temperate summers due to the nearby Atlantic Ocean, average summer temperatures of about 20 ° C – 27 ° C in July.

Weather forecast Vila Pouca de Aguiar  


videoThe perspectives of Pouca de Aguiar
Cycling in à Vila Pouca de Aguiar
Alto Tâmaga and the Barroso region
Alvão Lake


In close collaboration with the UECT, the Portuguese seorganisers of the FPC Cyclotourism Federation and the Municipality of Vila Pouca de Aguiar will welcome you at the "administrative" centre which will be located in the Dr Gomes da Costa Sports Pavilion - Av. Dr Carlos Alberto de Sousa - Vila Pouca de Aguiar  where the following events will take place :

=>  home
=> the permanence

On the Practical Info page of the same site, you can find out more about :

=> the federal UECT campsite and other accommodation
=> excursions
=> the restoration
=> road cycling routes
=> the animations.

  For all information concerning :

fleche the registration and camping file : ( answer in French/English)
fleche about the organization in  in Vila Pouca de Aguiar : ( answer in French/English/ Portuguese).




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18th European Cycle Touring Week
at Vila Pouca de Aguiar (Portugal) from 29 June to 6 July 2024



picto programmeProgram :

We invite you to discover the provisional calendar of the organisation (As of 10/11/2023).




picto hebergement Various accommodations   :
You are looking for accommodation in Vila Pouca de Aguiar, and the surrounding area, such as Hotels - Apartments - Group hostels – Rooms
>>>>  - All information on l list of accommodation
>>>>  - Tourist Office of Vila Pouca de Aguiar : mail



au camping The campsite:
Location and capacities  : the UECT federal campsite will be organised in the city into 4 distinct zones, as follows : :

- 4 areas motorhomes and caravans : football sports complex (grass) - shaded car park municipal swimming pool (Portuguese paving stones) - Marcahado pitch near swimming pool (grass) with a total capacity of 212 pitches and 165 electrical connections.
- 1 area tents : primary school near swimming pool (grassy ground and clay) with a total capacity of 54 pitches and 22 electrical connections.

Given the logistical constraints, it will not be possible to make cohabit :

  • motorhomes – caravans with electrical connections and motorhomes – caravans without electrical connections.
  • the motorhomes and caravans with tents.

  • For owners of electrically-assisted bicycles, batteries can be recharged (at a charge) at a single fixed point on the school premises.


>>>> Consult the internal regulations of the UECT federal campsite.


picto BusExcursions :
A tourist programme in the Trás-os-Montes area is proposed, see the programme it will allow you to discover a natural and historical environment.
Excursions reservations are made exclusively in advance via the electronic registration form.



picto repasMeals :
Breakfasts and dinners (reservations required) will take place from Saturday 29 June to Saturday 6 July 2024 in the restaurant area of the school building. There is no limit to the number of people who can be booked.
The closing dinner/gala will take place on Friday 5 July 2024 in the Multifunctional space 58 st Duque Ávila e Bolama. A maximum of 150 people has been booked.
Meal reservations are made exclusively in advance via the electronic registration form.



picto parcours Road bike routes:

The road bike routes are being studied/developed, according to the specifications it is planned :

  • - A discovery course of 60 km on Saturday and Sunday afternoon with elevation gain accessible to all trained cyclists
  • From Monday to Friday every day 40-80-120 km with elevation gain, accessible to all trained cyclists
  • We will be in a mountainous region, on roads at altitude between 771 m and 1330 m provide gear ratios adapted to the ambitions of each.


picto loc veloRent a bike vélo : you want to rent a bike : all info HERE







If you want additional information  :
fleche on registration and the federal camping organization : (question and answer in French – English)
fleche on the logistical organization in general in Vila Pouca de Aguiar : (question and answer in French – English – Portuguese)
fleche Web site :


The general program definitive and the different cycling routes will be online in March 2024 on this page.



This section will be updated as new information becomes available, so please consult it regularly.


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