A holiday destination to feel the essence of nature purest and notice in every corner of its territory the feeling that goes back in time through the grandeur of its heritage
The sacred fountain, gives its name to this municipality of Lucense full of history, lets this privileged environment through which the Primitive Way passes, between spectacular mountain landscapes and beautiful river valleys where it is possible to escape and meet oneself.
A Fonsagrada: Nature and Mountain
A Fonsagrada is part of the Rio Eo Oscos e Terras de Burón Biosphere Reserve and the Natura 2000 Network, having within this network several Conservation Special Zones such as ZEC Río EO and ZEC Carballido.
Culture, history, traditions.
Getting to know a culture of centuries and some natures that can be observed in the Ethnographic Museum of A Fonsagrada, tour routes full of natural charm with stunning views of “seimeiras” or waterfalls of crystal clear waters, relax in any recreational area or practice mountain sports are several of the tourist activities offered by A Fonsagrada.
Gastronomy, rural tourism, fairs and parties.
An essential rural tourism offer, with a legitimate gastronomy that is evident in parties and fairs. Let your palate taste delights of traditional gastronomy such as octopus “a feira”, the cake of A Fonsagrada, without forgetting the stew and the Butelo, a consecrated sausage that has its annual feast filling the expectations of visitors.
A Fons Sacrata
It is the highest source of Galicia and its veneration is legendary for being attributed healing properties. Built in stone and decorated with two saints praying, Its current structure dates back to 1882 and is linked to the Primitive Way.
Fons Sacrata is full of legends. The most popular one tells that the Apostle on his pilgrimage, was cared for hospitablely by a widow and in gratitude made the source manase milk so that neither she nor her children were lacking food. Another story tells of a sick pilgrim, to which Our Lady appeared and when she drank water from the fountain she was cured. Legends that are supernatural gifts from a fountain that never stopped maniasing.
It is located in the shadow of the Temple of Santa Maria in the urban area of Fonsagrada, the sprawling municipality that owes it its name and that is part of the Geodestines of Galicia, Red Natura 2000 and Biosphere Reserve Eo-Oscos-Terras de Burón.
To Fonsagrada, much to offer
A quality offer in rural accommodations, restaurants and places to discover awaits you in our municipality.
Gastronomy in A Fonsagrada
In addition to the landscape, A Fonsagrada is known for the good food, made with natural ingredients and of the highest quality that give our dishes the authentic flavor that delight the most demanding palates. A...
Properties in A Fonsagrada
Plan your schedule, look for that gap that you long for to enjoy and get closer to the quality rural tourism that we offer you at A Fonsagrada.
Routes in A Fonsagrada
Nature lovers, have in A Fonsagrada, variety of hiking trails, for walking, quad biking, cycling or horseback riding, any time is good to do them alone, with family, friends or with your pet.
Nature in A Fonsagrada
The territory of this municipality is formed by majestic mountains and deep river valleys, areas of special conservation with a unique landscape full of life.
Places in A Fonsagrada
Fonsagrada and its entire region is full of amazing places to discover. Legends that mix with landscape, heritage and culture are nodded in every corner.
Culture in A Fonsagrada
Almost all the villages of A Fonsagrada, are located in a mountainous area, which fills them with spectacular landscapes and an almost intact nature.
A Fonsagrada Museum
It was founded in 1984 by a patronage of residents of A Fonsagrada and has pieces of ethnography, archeology and contemporary art.
History in A Fonsagrada
To Fonsagrada, keep a heritage that you will know if you approach Terras de Burón or walk along the Primitive Way of Santiago.
Festivities in A Fonsagrada
The festivities in A Fonsagrada have more and more followers, due to the quality of their events and being in a privileged place of special landscape beauty.
Craft beer in Castro de Fonfría, A Fonsagrada. Visit our workshop and we offer you to taste our beer in an experience full of flavors.
Equusfera, is dedicated to horseback riding, a fascinating experience for lovers of equestrian sport horses and nature.
Concello de A Fonsagrada
Praza do Concello, s/n. 27100 A Fonsagrada, Lugo, Spain.
Tlfs. +34 982 340 000 – +34 982 340 025