Today we bring you the Winter Road, a route that the pilgrims used to do to avoid the highest to avoid the highest peaks and the cold snows of O Cebreiro during the winter season. The route of the Sil Canyon and the Ribeira Sacra, goes into the map of Galicia through the surroundings of the Sil Canyon and the Ribeira Sacra. An intimate and high quality scenic route in which you can also visit a protected area, declared World Geopark by UNESCO in 2019, the Courel Mountains Geopark.

How can I interpret this map of the Winter Road?

In this map we present you the 8 stages of the Winter Way. Departing from Ponferrada you will visit 2 Autonomous Communities and 5 Provinces: Castilla y León (province of León) y Galicia (provinces of Ourense, Lugo, Pontevedra and A Coruña)

Ponferrada's castle