The EEOTY2017 “task force” is working hard in adding value to your trip to Portugal.
Under this possibility we have extend the 3 Rallye -Tours prepared for saturday the 5th august, to your descritionary time options days before or after Event, this way allowing you to take advantage of profiting more driving your MG in Porto region and Northern Portugal supported by these road-books.
On Saturday all the 3 Rallye-Tours will finish at GAIA, south bank of river Douro, where all the Port Wine cellars stays, and overlooking the old part of Porto town, the one World Heritage by UNESCO. Sponsored by the GAIA Mayor we will have an easier return back to hotels, to be ready for the Gala Dinner.
As mentioned one of these rallye-tours will take you to Aveiro, place of particular traditional sweets “ovos moles” where you will learn out to cook it, and walking in center town you may enjoy to take a touristic boat to ship around its channels.
Or you have already decide to go to “Vinho Verde” region, where you will drive right and left bank of rio Douro and go across vinho verde vineyards and taste this light wine.
Finally you have to know the most important towns north of Portugal, BRAGA (also known as bracara augusta) and GUIMARÃES berth of nationality and its Palace of “Duques de Bragança and the Castle, where it was born the first portuguese monarchy, place of kings.
Oh, the weather. Do not be afraid of the possibility of too warm days in august as the region you will drive around has the ocean breeze which makes it a mild nicely sunny days.
Your host Club,
PORTO MG CLUBE