GPS coordinates 42° 37.072' N 7° 42.447' W
or 42° 37' 04" N 7° 42' 26" W
(Note the village does not exist in any GPS maps).
Travelling from Vigo: take the A52 at Junction 230 direction Ourense, then follow directions below (Ourense)
Travelling from Madrid: take either the A52 until Ourense (Junction 228) or the A6 until Ponferrada. Then follow directions below.
Travelling from Ourense: in Ourense take the N120, which is the road beside the River Miño. Outside of Ourense take the N525 direction Santiago - Note DO NOT FOLLOW the signs for the Parador Santo Estevo or the Ribeira Sacra. At a village named Cambeo take the N540 direction Lugo and Chantada. Now follow the directions from Chantada given below.
Travelling from Chantada: on the CG 2.1 (LU 533) (Chantada to Monforte de Lemos highway) turn right at the sign-posted for 'Casa Santo Estevo' at highway distance marker 7.5 km (LU 533).
Travelling from Monforte: when travelling out of town on the LU617 (Chantada highway) we suggest that, at the second roundabout, to use the CG 2.1, sign posted CHANTADA/LALIN and NOT TO USE the HIGHWAY SIGNPOSTED ' TOR/ESCAIRÓN' (LU 617). Join the CG 2.1 via the slip road. Keep on this road but note when just past Escarión the road number changes to the LU 533. At highway distance marker 7.0 km. you will see signs for 'Casa Santo Estevo'. Do not turn left across any solid white lines. Travel 100m. further until you get to the turning for Pesqueiras. Use this junction to turn back up the LU533. The turn for the house is now on the right.
Travelling form Ponferrada: use the N120 towards Ourense. This road by-passes Monforte. Once past Monforte there will be direction signs for the CG 2.1, (Direction - Chantada and Santiago ). This is a new road, which is not on many maps. Keep on this road but note when just past Escarión the road number changes to the LU 533. At highway distance marker 7.0 km. you will see signs for 'Casa Santo Estevo'. Do not turn left across any solid white lines. Travel 100m. further until you get to the turning for Pesqueiras. Use this junction to turn back up the LU533. The turn for the house is now on the right.
We are approximately the following distances away from the following major cities.
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|Barcelona||1051 km.||@ 653 miles||(9h.40min)|
|Valencia||902 km.||@ 561 miles||(9h.00min)|
|Madrid||537 km.||@334 miles||(5h.30min)|
|Oviedo||280 km.||@174 miles||(3h.20min)|
|Valladolid (airport)||379 km.||@253 miles||(4h.26min)|
|León||258 km.||@ 157 miles||(3h.00min)|
|A Coruña||118 km.||@ 73 miles||(1h.40min)|
|Vigo||126 km.||@ 78 miles||(1h.32min)|
|Santiago de Compostela (Airport)||98 km.||@ 61 miles||(1h.5min)|
|Lugo||56 km.||@ 35 miles||(45 min)|
|Ourense||39km.||@ 24 miles||(35 min)|
|Santander (ferry for UK)||446km||@227 miles||(5h.10min)|
|Bilbao(ferry form UK)||583km||@361 miles||(5h.46min)|
|Monforte de Lemos||29 km.||@ 18 miles||(25 min)|
|Chantada||8 km.||@ 5 miles||(10 min)|
|Oporto Airport (Portugal)||250 km.||@ 155 miles||(2h. 29min)|