FFC – Day 26: Hospital De Orbigo-Astorga-16.5km

Today Day 26: Hospital De Orbigo-Astorga enjoy an easy short walk today. Meander across 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”.

Buen Camino