Route 2. Arteixo-Xalo-Paleo

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The route starts at the riverside walk of Baluca, in the municipality of Arteixo, where it develops a beautiful forest corridor. Then the visitor reaches the place of Loureda, where the church of Santa María, after passing by the places of Canzobre, Bregua and Boedo.

Crossing paths surrounded by magnificent Oaks and Chestnuts, you reach Cabana; at this point the route begins its ascent towards the summit of Mount Xalo, which constitutes the “green lung” of the region and where you can enjoy spectacular views. Finally the path descends to Folgueira, where the Recreative Area of Castelo is placed, and ends at the church of Santo Estevo in Paleo.

Length: 27,2 km
Duration: 8 h
Difficulty: Moderate-High
Type of route: Lineal, bidirectional
Starting point: Riverside walk of Baluca (Arteixo)
Point of arrival: Church of San Estevo in Paleo (Carral)
Municipalities: Culleredo, Carral and Arteixo

Information Sheet Route
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Route for Google Earth
Route file in KML format for Google Earth (zipped)
GPS coordinates
Route file in GPX format for GPS devices (zipped)

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