CAMIÑO DE CASTIÑEIROS

Nature along the Way
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On the Way of St. James

Location

Parish: Vilariño (Santiago)

Place: Castroverde

Castroverde - Lugo

Coordinates:
43º 01' 45.9" N - 7º 19' 39.2" W

Description

The chestnut is a deciduous tree found all over the country, although it is more abundant in the east. Chestnuts have always been an important source of food in Galicia and since 2009 they have had a Protected Geographical Indication. Each year some 20,000 tons are sold.

The Ways of St. James

The Primitive Camino
Arriba