In this stage the Camino de Santiago changes,leaving wheat fields behind. We enter the region of Margateria, of which is capital Astorga. We can see the Lontes de Leon covered in snow.
Through a ripid uphill we reach Astorga, strategic crossing since Roman times.The Santa Maria Gothic cathedral deserves a visit, as well as the Palacio Episcopal, an important work of Gaudì.
- Total length
- 31.4 km