Hiking The La Ruta De La Plata
The 3rd most popular hiking trail in Spain.
Friday 15 July 2016 01:53 GMT
A 1,000km hike from Seville to Salamanca along a 2000 year old dirt path used by Roman traders and medival pilgrims. Highlights of the route include swings by old castles and ruins of the Roman ampitheater at Merida. If you want a supported tour, a trip leaves annually after Semana Santa (Spainish Easter) which is the countries busiest travel week and is offered by Camino Tours.
Overall, La Ruta De La Plata is the 3rd most popular hiking trail of all 21 hikes in Spain. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby La Ruta De La Plata including Sendoro del Arroyo del las Canas, El Torreon, La Garganta Verde, Alajar-Galaroza and Sierra Morena.