When thinking about hiking routes in Galicia, probably comes to mind the Camino de Santiago, where a good handful of Galician Jacobean routes have as a goal in Santiago de Compostela and the Finisterrae. However, beyond these, in Galicia we have an endless number of hiking trails, offering high mountains, lush forests, wild seas and bucolic rivers. In this post we want to offer you a selection of the best ten routes for hiking in Galicia.

Pena Trevinca along the Sestil Alto PR-G 199 (Ourense)

Located east of the province of Ourense and northwest of the province of Zamora, Pena Trevinca is a natural border between Galicia and Castilla y León. Referred to as the “roof of Galicia”, it is indeed the highest peak of the Autonomous Community, with 2,127 meters of altitude.

Viewpoint of Pena Trevinca