FANAL TRAIL RUNNING TOURElevation gain 1485 m | Distance 15.5 km | Altitude min. 388 m | Altitude max. 1159 m
Fanal trail running tour route
Ribeira da Janela – Tranquada – Fanal – Levada dos Cedros – Curral Falso – Ribeira da Janela
This trail starts from the viewpoint of Ribeira da Janela in the path of Tranquada, then we head in the path of the Castanheiros that climbs a 500 m hill to Fanal. Along the climb we begin noticing a change in vegetation, entering the Laurel forest. With the arrival at the top next to the pond of Fanal, known as a rest and silence reserve with gazing animals. After, we follow the Levada dos Cedros completing its 6 km until Curral Falso.
Arriving to Curral Falso, we begin the descent to the Ribeira da Janela, along the path almost entirely made of wooden steps.