HÓRREOS OF VILARPESCOZO
If you have never seen a hórreo and you want to discover in person what they are like, come to Vilarpescozo and you will see these constructions, which were the house of the collected food, such as corn, which, thanks to its shape, was preserved and prevented animals from entering. feast.
The Vilarpescozo granaries are located in the village from which they take their name, within the parish of Os Vaos, in the municipality of Ribeira de Piquín, in the province of Lugo, an ideal place to go and enjoy an endearing place. in the middle of pure nature.
These granaries are typical of this area, they have a square shape with wooden walls, set on four stone columns that act as feet. Its hipped roof is made of slate, ending its waters with a cross, or a decorative one in the shape of a peak or rounded figure.
There are several granaries in Vilarpescozo and each one has its own particular beauty, do not hesitate and on that getaway that you long to take, they will surely welcome you and you will recharge energy to continue as they do, in all splendor.
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.