Forest site of Community Importance (LIC), is located in the municipalities of A Fonsagrada, A pontenova and Ribeira de Piquín, is a Special Protection Area of Natural Values.
Delying into the natural space of the Carballido Forest is fascinating. Located in the Concellos of A Fonsagrada, A Pontenova and Ribeira de Piquín, with an area of approximately 4’6 hectares, included in the area Eo, Oscos and Terras de Burón, Biosphere Reserve.
The Forest of Carballido, is located in the slope ravines of the Rodil River and small rivers of crystal clear water that converge in it, which makes this beautiful corner, a spectacular place to feel pure sensations and enjoy walking through every corner, which surprises you at every step.
The forest of Carballido, is beautiful at any time of the year, with spectacular valleys and a valuable ecological diversity, such as chestnut trees, oaks, hazelnuts or millennial yes, symbol of eternal life and that are present in the catalog of trees of Galicia.
In the Carballido Forest, wildlife has its happy space and you may discover on every walk some different animal such as golden eagles, perishable falcons, azores, herds, mountain cats, wolves or some bear among flowers and transparent waters.
Charming villages, surround the Carballido Forest, Terras de Burón is a set of amazing culture and heritage. Visiting the forest you can visit Carballido and its ancient yews or Veiga de Logares.
Hiking trails and different activities, amazing views and natural perfection, meet in the Carballido Forest and surroundings to enjoy the true.
Ribeira de Piquín, a place to enjoy
Rural accommodations, restaurants and activities to discover our municipality.
In this area of the Lugo mountain called Ribeira de Piquín we have for you and yours that special charm that gives our gastronomic products a unique and authentic flavor.
Quality and kindness is what you will find in rural tourism of Ribeira de Piquín, where the rural houses are in perfect harmony with the purity of the landscape of the region.
In Ribeira de Piquín there are three approved routes that you can choose from, to stay in shape, to enjoy the views or to know the culture and gastronomy of our surroundings.
This festival of Ribeira de Piquín has as its main protagonist the fishing of trout. In it, which takes place in May, there are several activities among which stand out a fishing competition in the varieties of lance, bait and fly, popular food and verbena.