From San Juan de Ortega, youascend the mountainous Sierra Atapuerca before descending to Burgos where the business of the city may be a bit of a culture shock after the Camino. However, Burgos is a beautiful city with numerous monuments worth exploring, including the wonderful gothic Cathedral.
Walk into the city of Burgos, there are various routes you can take and therefore familiarise yourself with your options from the book.
After spending time on the Camino big city life can come as a shock and you will be walking along roads to get into the city. Burgos is a stunning city and when you arrive you will be able to appreciate the city's buildings and their artefacts. Burgos is a architechural jewel, filled with monuments worthy of exploring.
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This walk is part of the following itineraries: