- Date : 8th September 2022
- Start : Trujillo
- End : Alto Del Piornal
- Distance : 191.7km
- Profile : Mountains
Stage 18 profile
Start : Trujillo
The city’s location in the Extremadura region means that it has a diverse landscape. There are mountains, forests, and plains all within close proximity. This makes Trujillo an ideal destination for outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, and horse riding.
Trujillo is known for its food. The local cuisine includes dishes such as caldereta de cordero (lamb stew) and perdiz estofada (stewed partridge). The city is also home to many restaurants serving international cuisine.
Trujillo has a lively culture with many festivals and events taking place throughout the year. One of the most popular events is the Semana Santa (Holy Week).
Finish : Alto Del Piornal
Alto Del Piornal is a small city located in the province of Cáceres, in the autonomous community of Extremadura, western Spain. The municipality has a population of just over 5,000 people.
The city is situated on a hilltop overlooking the valley of the River Tiétar. Alto Del Piornal’s history dates back to Roman times when the area was settled by the Attacotti people. The name of the city comes from the Latin word purgatorium, meaning place of purification.
Alto Del Piornal is known for its traditional pottery and ceramics. The city also has a number of monuments and historical buildings, including the Church of San Miguel, which was built in the 16th century.
Today, Alto Del Piornal is a popular tourist destination due to its scenic location and historic significance. The city has a number of hotels, restaurants, and cafes catering to visitors. There are also several shops selling local pottery and crafts.