CAXIGO

Nature along the Way
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On the Way of St. James

Location

Parish: Ceboliño (Bo Xesús)

Place: O Carroleiro

Ourense - Ourense

Coordinates:
42º 20' 53.1" N - 7º 49' 46.4" W

Description

The archaeological and natural site of Santomé is one of the few places in Galicia where Quercus faginea has been recorded. It is similar to the common oak but the edges of its leaves are dentate and not lobate. It can reach a height of 10 metres and grows among
other Mediterranean trees.

The Ways of St. James

Vía de la Plata
Arriba