Starts the Olympic torch relay in ManausOn Sunday afternoon, the symbol can be seen on Avenida Autaz Mirim, in the East.
The Olympic Torch arrived in Manaus 8:30 a.m. Sunday (19), the Eduardo Gomes International Airport. The arrival of the torch in the Amazon marks the start of the Olympics 2016. At least 200 people expected the airport symbol.
The relay route in Manaus has, approximately, 39 km and began at Avenida Santos Dumont (Airport Road), followed by Avenue Torquato Tapajós until you reach Avenida Constantino Nery.
A total of 174 people will lead the torch in Manaus for several parts of the city. Between them, Teatro Amazonas, Adolpho Lisboa Market, Arena Amazônia and other. The torch can be seen in today's trade in the East, precisely in San Jose, through the Avenue Autaz Mirim and Avenue Itaúba. The symbol remains in Manaus until tomorrow, day 20, then will go to President Figueiredo and Iranduba.