Northern Route stage 09: El Haya de Ontón - Castro Urdiales
This stage passes through...
El Haya de Ontón, Baltezana, Otañes, Santullan, Samano, Castro Urdiales
- Route belonging to:
- The Way of Saint James
- Name of route:
- Northern Route
- 15,70 km
- Mode of transport
- 4,00. Horseback
- 2,00. Bicycle
- 2,30. Walking
- Main difficulties
- Hard stage, with a steep slope (Helguera heights)
- Flora, fauna and crops
- The local vegetation is mainly holm oak, European oak and holly.
- Craft products
- Nautical items, pottery and hand-painted silk scarves
- Gastronomic products, cakes and pastries
- The local gastronomic specialities are canned fish, anchovies and shellfish.