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2.50km → El Peñedo
Altitude: 
125

On your right when walking through town you will find the Quinta de El Pito, known also as the Versailles of Asturias. At the time of writing this it is unknown whether the foundation that manages this palatial estate (built by the very clever sons of the local grocer) will re-open the...

The Road: 

The camino crosses through town along the main road, past the parks on your right, and the church on your left. Shortly past the church it turns off to the left and onto a road which becomes a path and dives through the forest again. It crosses beneath the railway track near El Peñedo.

Accommodation in El Pito

2.10km → El Rellayo
Altitude: 
130
The Road: 

In El Peñedo the camino crosses the N-632 and continues to pass under the A-8. It follows a trail and small country roads at this point and will pass under both of these roads several more times as it passes through El Rellayo, and then again when you leave Rellayo.

Accommodation in El Peñedo

Hotel

1

Complejo hotelero Lupa
Hotel
Ctra. N-632 Km 122
3.70km → Mumayor
Altitude: 
130
The Road: 

The terrain near El Rellayo becomes a series of ascents and descents, and is seldom on a straigh course. It tries to follow a level elevation and you will often feel as if you are walking in a broad curve as you traverse several hillsides on the way to Mumayor.

Accommodation in El Rellayo

Casa Rural

1

Casa Rural La Casona de Benito
Casa Rural
El Rellayo
Photo in Casa Rural La Casona de Benito on the Camino de Santiago
2.80km → Soto de Luiña
Altitude: 
115
The Road: 

Beyond Mumayor the camino traverses two more hillsides and then descends to a shallow valley and Soto de Luiña.

Camino del Norte Map 17
20.30km → Villademoros
Altitude: 
15

The Iglesia de Santa María was once a hospital for pilgrims. Those pilgrims, like today’s pilgrims, had to choose between two westward routes. They did not have maps or gps or Pepe who gives a description of the following days walk every night at 7pm at the municipal albergue.

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The Road: 

From Soto de Luiña there are two different routes to take. Both are well waymarked and the split is evident. It occurs along the road and there is a marker with two shells indicating which direction to go.

Option 1: ‌Mountain Route - 19.9
This route is entirely...

Accommodation in Soto de Luiña

Municipal

1

Albergue de peregrinos de Soto de Luiña
Municipal
Old Schoolhouse
22 6€
Hostal

2

Hostal Paulino
Hostal
Los Quintos
Hotel

3

Hotel Casa Vieja del Sastre ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Los Quintos
Photo in Hotel Casa Vieja del Sastre on the Camino de Santiago

4

Hotel Valle Las Luiñas ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Soto de Luiña
Photo in Hotel Valle Las Luiñas on the Camino de Santiago

5

Apartahotel La Hortona ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Plaza Principe de Asturias
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English translation unavailable for Albuerne.
1.80km → Castañeras
Altitude: 
140

Accommodation in Novellana

Casa Rural

1

Casa Rural El Gavieiro
Casa Rural
Ctra. de la Costa, 18
Hotel

2

Hotel El Fornón ⭑
Hotel
Novellana
Photo in Hotel El Fornón on the Camino de Santiago
2.10km → Santa Marina
Altitude: 
125

Turn off at Playa del Silencio.

English translation unavailable for Santa Marina.
2.60km → Tablizo
Altitude: 
120

Accommodation in Ballota

English translation unavailable for Tablizo.
3.70km → Villademoros
Altitude: 
90

If you enjoy the architectural styling of the Asturian hórreos (also known as paneras, those squarish corn cribs on conical stilts) you will be delighted to know that there are close to 100 of them scattered around the area. The local beach is a quick walk away.

La Fiesta de la Regalina, replete with traditional dances and costume, is held on the last Sunday of August.

The Road: 

From here the camino passes Villademoros, San Cristóbal, and Queruás along back roads and paths.

Accommodation in Cadavedo

Municipal

1

Albergue de peregrinos de Cadavedo
Municipal
On the way out of Cadavedo
12 5€
Private

2

Casa Peregrino Covi y Peter
Private
Barrio Las Corradas, 7
10 10€ Photo in Casa Peregrino Covi y Peter on the Camino de Santiago
Casa Rural

3

Casa de aldea Family Astour
Casa Rural
Los Campos, 44
Photo in Casa de aldea Family Astour on the Camino de Santiago
Hotel

4

Hotel Rural Casa Roja ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Ctra. de la Playa
Photo in Hotel Rural Casa Roja on the Camino de Santiago

5

Hotel Astur Regal ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Millares
Photo in Hotel Astur Regal on the Camino de Santiago
1.50km → San Cristóbal
Altitude: 
110
English translation unavailable for San Cristóbal.
2.30km → Canero
Altitude: 
95

The patroness of the pueblo is Santa Ana, and the dual feasts of Santa Ana and Santa Anina are celebrated on the 26th and 27th of July.

The Road: 

From Queruás the camino follows farms roads towards and under the A-8, and then descends into Canero.

6.80km → Barcia
Altitude: 
65

Both the hotel and the bar are located outside of Canero, on the far end of town.

The Road: 

Arriving at the few industrial buildings that signal your arrival in Canero, the camino joins the N-632a briefly. It passes through a roundabout and over the river, and then resumes along a trail on your right. From here you begin climbing back out of the valley, and along the way you pass the...

Accommodation in Canero

Hotel

1

Hotel Canero ⭑⭑
Hotel
Ctra. N-634 Km 4958
Photo in Hotel Canero on the Camino de Santiago
Altitude: 
90

Located off the camino, along the N-634.

Accommodation in La Almuña

Municipal

1

Albergue de peregrinos de Almuña
Municipal
Junto a la AS-220
22 5€
Hotel

2

Hotel Casa Manoli
Hotel
Lugar de Almuña
Photo in Hotel Casa Manoli on the Camino de Santiago
3.20km → Luarca
Altitude: 
60
The Road: 

From Barcia the walk is across gently rolling hills, though along paved country roads. There is a small descent into the east side of Luarca, which is located along a bend in the Río Negro.

After crossing the river you enter into the historic center of town, where the majority of...

Accommodation in Barcia

Casa Rural

1

Casa Rural La Fonte
Casa Rural
B.° de La Soledad
Photo in Casa Rural La Fonte on the Camino de Santiago
Camino del Norte Map 18

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