Continue through open countryside to Villafranca Montes de Oca, where the path starts to climb before dropping down to the remote village of St John the Nettle and on to San Juan de Ortega.
Leave the Belorado via it's suburbs on a path running parallel to the N-120. The countryside opens up as you make your way in the direction of San Juan de Ortega.
Halfway along this stage you will 'climb' the mountains of Villafranca Montes de Oca along a path shaded by oak and pine trees before descending into the remote pilgri village of St John the Nettle and on to San Juan de Ortega.
This walk is part of the following itineraries: