Hiking in Spain - Galicia (Chapter)
This is the Galicia chapter from Lonely Planet's Hiking in Spain guidebook.
Quietly nestled in northwest Spain, Galicia has a wealth of natural riches for the walker eager to discover its relatively unknown, largely rural delights. Plunging sea cliffs and expansive dunes, deep forests and lush mountain slopes are enhanced by the region's fascinating cultural history.
- marvel at the treacherous beauty of the Costa da Morte with the ocean lapping at your feet
- share the solitary, green ridges of the eastern serras with agile deer in the Serra dos Ancares
- follow a sinuous canyon through timeless villages and ancient chestnut groves on the Río Lor Meander
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Environment, Climate, Planning, Gateway, Costa da Morte, Monte Pindo, Spindrift, Illas Cíes, Illa do Faro, Illa Monte Agudo, Serra dos Ancares, Ancares Ridge, Piornedo Loop, Serra do Courel, Devesa da Rogueira Loop, Río Lor Meander, More Walks, Towns & Facilities.
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