French Route stage 05: Puente la Reina-Estella
Puente la Reina
This stage passes through...
Puente la Reina, Mañeru, Cirauqui, Lorca, Villatuerta, Estella
- Route belonging to:
- The Way of Saint James
- Name of route:
- French Route
- 19,7 km
- Mode of transport
- 5,30h. Sin paradas y sin mochila.. Walking
- Main difficulties
- Areas of mud between Puente la Reina and Cirauqui which make the route hard-going.
- Flora, fauna and crops
- The vegetation and crops in the area include an abundance of grapevines, olive trees, asparagus, cereals, Mediterranean scrubland and reforested pinewoods.
- Rest areas
- There are two rest areas on the way out of Puente la Reina; in Mañeru (at the entrance to the village): with benches, drinking fountains and litter bin; in Mañeru (town centre): with benches, litter bins and drinking fountains; in Cirauqui: with benches and litter bins; in Cirauqui (once past the town): with benches, tables and drinking fountains (out of order); in Lorca: with benches, a drinking fountain and litter bins; in Villatuerta (opposite the sports centre): with benches, a litter bin and drinking fountain; in Villatuerta (past the town on the roadside): with benches and tables; and in Estella (next to the church of Santo Sepulcro): with drinking fountains, benches and litter bins.