Nature tourism

 

Txarlazo is Orduña´s flagship summit. The figure of La Antigua Virgin, patron saint of the city, stands overlooking the escarpment. The monument that was erected in 1904, and it represents the trunk of a mulberry tree in which the Virgin appeared among the branches. The artistic composition has a total height of fifteen meters.

The route to the Txarlazo summit has an additional historic interest, since its layout follows the old trade trail that linked the plateau with the Bizkaia Lordship. The ascent begins at the Our Lady La Antigua´s Sanctuary.

Txarlazo (in spanish) (PDF 2,80MB)