The Fisterra and Muxía Way

Stage: Olveiroa - Muxía

  • Length 32.5 Km
  • Difficulty High
  • Estimated Duration 8h 10min

Starting off from Olveiroa it is possible to follow the route directly to Muxía, taking route at the fork at Hospital. This variant leads to Dumbría, the municipal capital, goes on towards San Martiño de Ozón and then descends towards the town of Muxía, where the pilgrim hostel is situated.

Olveiroa- Hospital

  • Length 4.9 Km
  • Difficulty Medium
  • Estimated Duration 1h 15min

We leave Olveiroa. The River Xallas flows impressively by sheltered by the vegetation. We cross the River Hospital, entering O Logoso and then the hamlet of Hospital, a locality which had a modest hospital for pilgrims which has now disappeared. A little later, appears the roundabout which forms the fork of the Caminos to Muxía and Fisterra.

Hospital- Dumbría

  • Length 5.8 Km
  • Difficulty Medium
  • Estimated Duration 1h 25min

We cross through the Rego de Vao Salgueiro. Asphalted and rural roadways alternate. We go down to As Carizas, Rego de Cheo and then go up to Dumbría. We enter its square with its hórreo (traditional granary), cruceiro (Calvary) and Church.