Northern Route stage 32: Mondoñedo - Gontán (Abadín)
Camino de Santiago
This stage passes through...
- Route belonging to:
- The Way of Saint James
- Name of route:
- Northern Route
- 15,00 km
- Flora, fauna and crops
- The vegetation includes mostly oaks, chestnut, willow, linden, pine, eucalyptus, poplar and strawberry trees (Arbutus unedo). Among the fauna are wild boar, fox, deer, stags, hare, quail, sparrow, wood pigeon, woodpecker, cuckoos, owls and barn owls. Crops grown in the area are corn, wheat, potatoes and vegetables in general.
- Craft products
- Ceramics and pottery, hand-painted silk, puppets, traditional artistic photography and traditional wooden footwear (clogs).
- Gastronomic products, cakes and pastries
- Mondoñedo tart, horse meat, bread and empanadas are among the typical products in this area.