Enjoy the Accommodation and the food at El Hostal-Albergue-Restaurante "El Peregrino" Located on the Camino de Santiago in the town of La Portela.
"El Peregrino" is located to the west of the province of León and bordering the province of Lugo, within the "Camino de Santiago" route. It is located on the N-VI, at Km. 419 and only 50 m. From exit 418 of the A-6 North-Madrid-Coruña motorway.
This location makes our customers of all types, travelers, pilgrims, local people, but that does not take away an ounce of tranquility to the place, always thinking about rest and good eating. To all this, add that we are 5 km from Balboa, place where one of the most beautiful and mystical natural areas, such as "Los Ancares"
Also, comment that we are in the region of "El Bierzo", one of the most abundant landscape in Spain, where you can visit areas as impressive as Las Médulas, which was one of the most exploited gold deposits by the Romans.
The enormous engineering work carried out for the extraction of the mineral was a great destruction of the environment, but resulted in a grandiose and spectacular landscape of red sands, perfectly integrated with the vegetation of chestnuts and Robles, which was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1997.
The Monastery of Carracedo, founded in the year 990 by King Bermudo II (El Gotoso), and restored in the 12th century by the Queen D. Sancha, calling itself since then and until our times Monastery of Santa María de Carracedo.
In addition to this, in the vicinity you can also visit Ponferrada, Villafranca del Bierzo, Canedo Palace, Cornatel Castle and all the secrets and mysteries left by the Camino de Santiago on your way through this region.