Zęzere Glaciar Valley Route
It took place on the 24th of July last the Walk «Zęzere Glaciar Valley Route», with the purpose of promoting and publicizes the «Wonderful» Natural heritage which already won a place among the three finalists in the Great Relief Category, under the contest of the «Portugal 7 Natural Wonders» election.
A walk with 16 Km long, which had over one hundred of walkers that started in the Tower at 1.993 meters high (the highest point of Portugal mainland), passing through the St. Anthony Nave, Covăo D’Ametade, River Zęzere and return to Manteigas Village at 750 meters high.
During the course there was time to visit all the emblematic places of the Zęzere Glaciar Valley, as well as the morphologic, vegetation and fauna observation of this territory totally included in the Star Mountain Natural Park.
A design that incorporates one of the 16 Routes of the Star Green Tracks – Manteigas Green Tracks project (www.manteigastrilhosverdes.com), with a total of 200 Kms walking trails that covers the entire territory of Manteigas Municipality.
For more information you can consult the initiative site in www.7maravilhas.pt
and also in the page www.cm-manteigas.pt/7maravilhas.