EUROVELO 3: PILGRIMS ROUTE
EuroVelo in Spain: Some 3.600 km of enjoyable cycling
Regions through which EuroVelo 3 passes: Navarre, La Rioja, Castile y Leon and Galicia.
General description: Route that largely follows the course of the historical French Way as it passes through Navarre, La Rioja, Castile and Leon and Galicia. The trail begings in the green Navarrese Pyrenees, winds down to the Ebro River and into extensive agricultural plains of the so-called “Tierra de Campos” Castilian and Leon, before it climbs the attractive hills of the Leon Bierzo and finally entering the Galician forests that take us to Santiago de Compostela.
Keywords: French way, pilgrim, Way of Saint James.
Some waypoints: Pamplona city, Puente la Reina bridge, Viana village, Logroño city, Santo Domingo de la Calzada village, Burgos city, Leon city, Ponferrada city, Santiago de Compostela city, etc.
Some points of interest: Roncesvalles village, Plaza Mayor of Pamplona, Santo Domingo de la Calzada Historic-Artistic Complex, Leon and Burgos Cathedrals, Plaza del Obradoiro place, etc.