“TOUR DE GALICICA 2016” – 18-19 June, 2016 in Resen, Macedonia


“TOUR DE GALICICA 2016” is a cycling event which is organized for the third time by the Municipality of Resen, Macedonia. The event will take place in the period 18-19 June, 2016.

The starting and the finishing point is from the center of Resen (The Apple landmark), with starting time at 9 AM, on the 19th of June. The entertainment part of the program is the previous day, on Saturday, with camping sites that offer view of the Prespa Lake, at the “Lakeview” resort. The starting kit can be purchased on the starting point on Sunday, or on Saturday, for the campers.

The cycling tour is 71km long, which includes 35km off-road cycling through the slopes of the Galicica Mountain. The route is completely marked with guideposts, information boards and landmarks. From the Galicica Mountain the cyclists will have the opportunity to enjoy in the picturesque view of the Ohrid and Prespa Lakes.

In the attachments you can find the program of the event, as well as the cycling route.

This activity is part of the EU funded project: “Fostering regional cooperation and balanced territorial development of Western Balkan countries in the process towards EU integration” implemented by the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe and is related to facilitation of ABD approach in the cross border region “Prespa”.