ORTEGAL LIGHTHOUSE AND CAPE (CARIÑO)

Description/historyCape Ortegal, in the municipality of Cariño, is the second most northerly cape on the Iberian peninsula. Because of its extraordinary value in terms of geology, geography, ornithology and landscape, Ortegal has been included in the “Costa Ártabra” Site of Community Interest (L.I.C.).
Coordinates43º 46´15.37´´N 7º 52´ 10.56´´ W
Preferred viewing location/sFrom the lighthouse.
Other resources associated with itTo the east is the outcrop of Estaca de Bares. To the west is Vixía Herbeira
Recommendations for a visitA place to visit on clear days or when there is only light fog.