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.
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...
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.
Concello de A Fonsagrada
Praza do Concello, s/n. 27100 A Fonsagrada, Lugo, Spain.
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