Day 3: Hospital De Orbigo – Astorga
Today is an easy short walk only 17km.
When reaching the pretty hilltop city of Astorga visit its ‘pink’ cathedral. Built in 1471 it now houses a museum. Also, the fabulous Episcopal palace designed by Antoni Gaudí, (the famous Catalan architect). Find and walk past the old city walls.
Astorga is well known for its famous chocolates and “Las Mantecadas (cupcakes) de Astorga”.