Primitive Route stage 03: San Juan de Villapañada - Salas
San Salvador de Cornellana
This stage passes through...
San Juan de Villapañada, El Fresno, Stª Eulalia de Dóriga, Las Casas del Puente, Cornellana, Sobrerriba, Llamas, Villampero, Quíntana, Casazorrina, La Debesa, Mallecín, Salas
- Route belonging to:
- The Way of Saint James
- Name of route:
- The Primitive Route
- 18,01 km
- Mode of transport
- 4,30. Bicycle
- Main difficulties
- Short but slippery descent towards La Ponte after passing through La Doriga.
- Gastronomic products, cakes and pastries
- Typical local products include the carajitos del profesor (a type of round biscuit made solely from almonds, sugar and egg), and the afuega´l pitu cheese, made with milk from Freesian and Asturian valley cows. It has a slightly sharp flavour, and is practically unsalted, creamy and fairly dry.