Summer has arrived in Villares de Orbigo and we hope many of our visitors will enjoy our plants.
Anyone who has walked the Camino Frances and started before Astorga will recognize this pedestrian bridge as one of the last obstacles before reaching Astorga.
This is followed by a steep climb before you reach the beautiful center of Astorga and have a great view of the surroundings.
Astorga has many beautiful buildings but the Gaudi Palace and the cathedral are on top of the list.
Villares de Orbigo is ready to receive pilgrims. We checked the yellow arrows and everything is fine to guide you to Astorga!
This is a magical spot in the camino de Santiago where the path changes it color from brown to red. It is just outside Villares de Orbigo when you are heading for Astorga.
As explained earlier take care with the junction in Hospital de Orbigo. Do not choose for the track along the highway. Instead head for Villares de Orbigo (this is the official camino path) or simply follow the sign to Restaurant Arnal. When leaving Villares de Orbigo and heading for Astorga you
When you leave Villares de Orbigo you are rewareded with this fantastic scene at Astorga. The Gaudi Palace!
When you arrive in Hospital de Orbigo do not make the mistake on the junction to take the track along the highway to Astorga. It is 20km boring and there are no facilities until Astorga. You will miss one of the most beautiful tracks of the camino. Instead head for Villares de Orbigo, this is the