If you come by car, motorhome or motorbike
GPS: 40˚ 18’ 25.51″ N 007˚ 52’ 17.48” W
Roadnumber: N 230, km 135
Sat Nav: Destination: Ponte das Três Entradas. If your GPS doesn’t know this place you can select Avô. Beware: don’t take the exit to the right to Avô but stay on the N230 to Ponte das Três Entradas.
If you are travelling with a caravan or motorhome don’t take the exit to Santa Ovaia but please follow the directions given below.
From the Spanish border (Vilar Formosa)
From Guarda follow the IP5/E80 to Guarda Norte and Aveiro. Take the exit signposted Celorico da Beira and then exit 26 to the N17-Seia/Coimbra. Follow the signs N17-Coimbra. After you’ve passed Seia you’ll reach Oliveira do Hospital. Keep on following the N17 until you arrive in the village Vendas de Galizes. After 3 km/2 miles you will come to a junction with traffic lights.Turn left (direction Avô), to the N230 and follow this road for about 8 km/6 miles. You will come to a junction where a Campismo is signposted (see picture) both to the right and left. Keep left, following the N230 and after approximately 3 km/2 miles you will come into Ponte das Três Entradas. The entrance of the campsite is just before the bridge on your right hand side.
From Lisbon, Porto or Faro:
Take the A1 to Coimbra. Leave the motorway at exit 8 for Guarda/Viseu/Penacova/Souselas (IP3). After you’ve passed Penacova (about 4 km/3 miles) take exit 13 to the IC6 Covilhã/N17 Oliveira do Hospital. Follow the IC6 till it ends. At the first roundabout follow the sign for Covilhã / O. de Hospital. At the second roundabout take the second exit right onto the N17 (Covilhã/O. de Hospital)
Keep following the N17 for 6 km until you reach the village Vendas de Galizes. You will pass a Galp petrol station at your left hand side. Turn right at the trafficligths onto the N230 and follow this road for about 9 km.
You will come to a junction where a Campismo is signposted (see picture) both to the right and left. Keep left, following the N230 and after approximately 3 km/less than 2 miles you will come into Ponte das Três Entradas. The entrance of the campsite is just before the bridge on your right hand side.
YOU’VE REACHED YOUR DESTINATION!
We advise you to read the most recent information on the electronic toll road system on: http://www.portugaltolls.pt
If you rent a car the rental company will explain to you how you pay for the toll roads you’ve used. Please note, every company has its own way of handling this.