Day 26: Hospital De Orbigo – Astorga
Enjoy an easy short walk today only 16.5km. Meander of hills and enjoy the landscape.
Reaching Astorga, a pretty hilltop city.
Visit its ‘pink’ cathedral, designed by Antoni Gaudí (the famous Catalan architect). Constructed in 1471, it also now houses a museum.
Then there is the fabulous Episcopal palace, a sight to behold. Also the monumental city walls, are a testament to times gone by.
Astorga is well known for its famous chocolates and “Las Mantecadas (cupcakes) de Astorga”.