Ramble across Arañuelo Field.
the convent of San Francisco. From there we will do another hike with beautiful views, about 7 miles all downhill to Valdemoreno, at the foot of the dam of Valdecañas. We will pick up the car that take us to the last stage that is the Roman ruins of the city of Augustóbriga.
In this route you can admire places of  pre-park of Monfragüe across the Campo Arañuelo. We´ll start in the village of El Toril in a hiking about 9 Km to Casatejada where we´ll pick up the car again. In this way we will have visited the Palace named "de las Cabezas", whose owner is the Countess of Montagud. In this palace was decided that
Juan Carlos 1st would be Franco's successor (in place of his father Don Juan de Borbon). That was in 50s. From Casatejada we´ll go to Arrocampo reservoir built to cool the Almaraz Nuclear Power Plant that has become an important bird sanctuary. Here we will take a lunch with the best products Extremadura. After birding we will go to the nearby village of Belvis de Monroy. We´ll visit its castle and
Type of Tour
Location
Distance by car from Plasencia
Distance Walking
Walking Hardness
Best season
Nature and History
Arañuelo Field and Ibores
150 Km
16 Km
Low
Autumn, Winter and Spring
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Header Photography: Augustóbriga, Bohonal de Ibor
Palace named de las Cabezas, Casatejada
Belvís de Monroy Castle
Augustobriga Forum Bohonal de Ibor Campo Aranuelo
Conoce Extremadura
Cabezas Palace here Franco decided about Juan Carlos I Casatejada Campo Aranuelo
Castle of Belvis de Monroy Campo Aranuelo
RAMBLE ACROSS ARAÑUELO FIELD
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Suitable Origins for this Route
NORMAL HIKING:
Distance:        0 - 16 Km
Hardness:      Low
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Best season: Autumn, Winter and Spring
ARAÑUELO FIELD
Reservoirs of Arrocampo and Valdecañas
Monfragüe. Dehesa
ROUTES NEARBY
Ruins of Roman Foro Augustobriga ("Los Mármoles")
Toril. Casatejada. Belvís de Monroy
Church of St Pedro Ad Vincula. Church of Toril (Interpretation Center of Monfragüe)
Castle of Belvís de Monroy, Cabezas Palace.
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