North of the North
Discover the wildest area of Galicia
is located in the north of the north. In the wildest area of Galicia, a place that is not overcrowded or doesn’t have large buildings. A place where you can walk through infinite forests, contemplate the Atlantic Ocean or get lost in hidden beaches.
The most adventurous travelers as well as the calmest amongst you, you will find in «El Ortegal» your own particular way of experiencing the trip. In Naterra, we offer a kayak route through the Ladrido estuary. Admire the lush vegetation of its riverbank, And ah! Keep quiet because if you are lucky, you will come across the local fauna such as otters, herons or wild boars. Here, the high tide will be your best ally and the sunset light your guide.
If you prefer a little more tranquility, you can visit the «Most Beautiful Bank in the World» in Loiba or visit the northernmost point of Spain, the Estaca de Bares.
If you like animals, you can admire them in their wildest state in the «Vixía de Herbeira» while you contemplate the cliffs of Cariño, or also, try the horse riding routes offered by «A Granxa do Souto». If you feel like visiting a village, San Andrés de Teixidó with its streets full of magic, myths and legends seduce you: «San Andrés de Teixido, vai de morto o que non foi de vivo».
And without any doubt, one of our favorites, the sunset from the Ortegal Lighthouse, a classic that you simply cannot miss.