Along the Route of the Spiritual Variant we find what we could define as “Places of interest”. Formed by cities, towns or points along the way, through which the Spiritual Variant passes, it is worth stopping to visit them.

The legend of the Monastery of Armenteira

In the 12th century, a wealthy and very pious nobleman, Don Ero, had a monastery built in the parish of Armenteira, in Pontevedra, whose The first stones were carried – thanks to the intercession of Saint Bernard – by four Cistercian monks.


This beautiful town is located only six kilometers from the city of Pontevedra, in the municipality of Poio.

The magical atmosphere of Pontevedra

In northern Spain, in a region of fluctuating beauty that offers wild and austere nature, charming towns and villages where time seems to stand still.