The guided routes Walk through Segovia, organized by the Provincial Council, will begin on Sunday, March 1 in its 2020 winter edition so that participants discover the Domingo García petroglyphs site. Once again, and in collaboration with the Local Action Groups of the province (Aidescom, Codinse, Honorse-Tierra de Pinares and Segovia Sur), the Segovians are invited to know the province through four hiking trails in which as pointed out by the deputy of Employment, Provincial Promotion and Sustainability, Noemí Otero, "the fundamental thing will be the relationship with the natural environment, knowing its importance and value and contributing to its protection and improvement".
The Diputación starts the 2020 environmental routes program with four tours of the province
The first route, therefore, will take place in the region of the Local Action Group Aidescom-Santa María la Real de Nieva, proposing to publicize the oilfield of Domingo García, where you can clearly see the presence of people through of a sample of rock art from at least 15.000 years ago. The tour will continue through Ortigosa del Pestaño, passing through the old railway station, and end in Nieva, where you can see the church of San Esteban, a beautiful example of Romanesque brick architecture. Another attraction of this route will be the possibility of contemplating the impressive views of the Segovian countryside and the steppe birdlife in this area.
The rest of the routes will run through landscapes and highlights of the municipalities of Navafría (March 7), Cuéllar (March 22) and Fresno de Cantespino (March 28) and will be led by specialized guides, with a medium-low difficulty in most cases, traveling distances between new and approximately twelve kilometers. Groups of forty people will be formed, maximum and, as on other occasions, there will be a bus with departure and arrival from the bullring of Segovia.
The inscriptions, with a price of three euros, will be made during the week prior to each route and can be made through the phone 619 705 613. The period to sign up for the first route begins on Monday, February 24, at 10.00 at 13:00 p.m. You can expand information on the routes through the website of the provincial institution, www.dipsegovia.es.