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Did you know that... Laguna de Castilla

 

Or simply La Laguna, is one of the towns that make up the municipality of Vega de Valcarce, in the region of Bierzo. In 1858 it had the category of village.

 

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Laguna de Castilla

To discover What to see in Laguna de Castilla?

 

Laguna de Castilla is a nice preview of what awaits the visitor a little higher up, the emblematic O Cebreiro. In this small rural mountain village, such as Laguna de Castilla, you can see three hórreos, although their state of conservation is not very good, are square, Asturian type and date from the nineteenth century. 

 

Traditions

 

A short distance from the village, the tradition tells that a hermitage marked the entrance to Galicia through the province of Lugo.

 

 

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Get to Laguna de Castilla by car

 

Laguna de Castilla can be reached from O Cebreiro or from the N-VI, more specifically taking the detour that we will find in the section that goes from La Portela de Valcarce to Pedrafita do Cebreiro and that reaches Laguna de Castilla through Las Herrerías de Valcarce and La Faba.

 

By bus

 

There are several bus service lines that connect Pedrafita do Cebreiro with Lugo and Ponferrada every day of the week at different times. From Pedrafita do Cebreiro to Laguna de Castilla the distance is covered by taxi services.

 

 

 


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List of Routes
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WAY OF SAINT JAMES
1
Difficulty-Moderate

3:10 h.10.7 km.

Stage 22b Pradela Variant
Difficulty-ModerateRed difficulty category, level 1. More demanding stages, either because they are longer, more uneven or have a specific difficulty.
WAY OF SAINT JAMES
2
Difficulty-High

8:05 h.28 km.

Stage 22 Villafranca del Bierzo-O Cebreiro
Difficulty-HighRed difficulty category, level 3. Mountain stages in not very steep terrain, in which there are no major technical difficulties. They need sufficient experience and training for this type of terrain. These are fairly "easy" itineraries with gentle slopes, for the usual mountain routes.
WAY OF SAINT JAMES
0
Difficulty-Medium

5:20 h.23 km.

Stage 21 Ponferrada-Villafranca del Bierzo
Difficulty-MediumGreen difficulty category, level 3. Stages of moderate distance and slope, not overcoming great distances or slopes.
Sanctuary of Santa María la Real Do Cebreiro
O Cebreiro, Lugo
Sanctuary of Santa María la Real Do Cebreiro
Abbey of Samos
Samos, Lugo
Abbey of Samos

Samanos, meaning place where religious live in community

Monastery of Santa María de Carracedo
Carracedo del Monasterio, León
Monastery of Santa María de Carracedo

Benedictine monastery and Royal Palace of the Leonese monarchy

Castle of Ponferrada
Ponferrada, León
Castle of Ponferrada

Castle of the Templars, the most representative construction of Ponferrada

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Laguna de Castilla, León
See accommodation in Laguna de Castilla

Laguna de Castilla, León

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Laguna de Castilla, León
See things to do in Laguna de Castilla

Laguna de Castilla, León

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