El Chorro (Navafría)

El Chorro (Navafría)

Information: Located in a pine forest in the Sierra de Guadarrama. Fishing preserve Navafría on the Cega river.

Access Mode: On the road that goes towards Lozoya del Valle, there is a marked track on the right that leads to the area.

Distance to the nearest town: 3 km

Number of tables: 60

Number of sources: 4

Services: Parking, bar, restaurant, hygienic services, first aid kit, children's games, information panels, hiking itineraries (route to El Chorro waterfall to 0,6 km) and natural pools.

Points of interest:

  • Tejadilla: Church of San Cristóbal de Valleruela de Pedraza, from the Romanesque period.
  • Santo Domingo de Pirón: church of Santo Domingo de Silos, semicircular head of Romanesque period. Shear laundry of Alfaro, old wool laundry.
  • Sigueruelo: church of San Sebastián, silver processional cross of the s. XVI, rococo censer of the s. XVIII. Cuevas del Ranchón.
  • Basardilla: Church of San Bartolomé, Romanesque style. Foal to shoe. Windmill.
  • Cabanillas del Monte: church-hermitage of San Miguel, Romanesque with later additions. Rancho de Esquileo, rebuilt in the XVIII, declared a Monument of National Interest. Bridge of the "Five Lights" over the Ciguiñuela River.
  • Caballar: church of Our Lady of the Assumption, Romanesque s. XIII. Hermitage of Santa Engracia and San Valentín, brothers of San Frutos, ruins of hermitages of San Frutos and Santa Catalina. Santa Source and Round Source. Tradition of "The Wet ones".
  • Arevalillo de Cega: rock caves of the Jasper and the Bacon, from the Bronze Age. Church of San Mamés s. XVIII, Romanesque apse. Casla: Caves of the Mesilla and Rachón. Remains of the Chalcolithic period. Encinar de Casla.
  • Torrecaballeros: parish church of San Nicolás de Bari, from the Romanesque period.
  • Otero de Herreros: Church of Los Santos Justo y Pastor, late Gothic building. Hermitage of Our Lady of the Adrada, late Gothic. Hermitage of San Roque, scurialense type. Aldehuela de Sepúlveda: church of San Esteban, from the Romanesque period, belfry of the s. XVIII. Gothic cross s. XV
  • Orejana: Romanesque hermitage of El Arenal.
  • Valleruela de Pedraza: Church of San Cristóbal, temple of Romanesque origin.
  • The Slope: Church of San Cristóbal is the result of several constructive stages, with a Romanesque baptismal font, a Gothic pulpit and a Renaissance altarpiece.
  • Prádena: important acebal. Cueva de Los Enebralejos, archeology and nature classrooms. Archaeological remains from different eras, Neolithic burial "Las Grajas".
  • Arahuetes: The Cave of the Moor. Place "Los Castillejos" in its municipal area. Church of San Andrés.
  • Required: Hermitage of Our Lady of Las Vegas, Romanesque temple. Remains of a Roman villa by the river Cega.
  • Pelayos del Arroyo: church of San Vicente, Romanesque. Cover, triumphal arch, baptismal font, Romanesque.
  • Arcones: church of San Miguel, Romanesque s. XIII.
  • Sotosalbos: Romanesque church of San Miguel, fresco paintings, baptismal font, and sculpture of Our Lady of the Sierra, all of them also Romanesque.
  • Pedraza: The prison of the Villa de Pedraza, medieval building of the s. XIII. Church of San Juan Bautista. Romanesque baptismal font of the s. XIII. Zuloaga Castle and Museum, Fortress of the s. XIII, rebuilt in the XV. Festivities in honor of the Virgen del Carrascal, auction of sticks, novilladas, calderetada. Concerts of the Candles, every first and second Saturday of July. Hermitage of Our Lady of the Vega de Requijada next.
  • Santiuste de Pedraza: remains of the old Romanesque church of Saints Justo and Pastor.
  • Valley of San Pedro: hermitage of San Pedro.
  • Matabuena: parish church of San Bartolomé with Romanesque portal. Val de San Pedro Tower: church of San Pedro Apóstol, front and Romanesque porch. Hermitage of the Virgen de la Vega, with parts of the Romanesque period.
  • La Salceda: church of Our Lady of the Rosary, baroque work of the s. XVII. Foal to shoe.
  • Aldealengua de Santa María: Church of Ntra. Sra. De la Asunción, Romanesque.
  • Navafría: natural waterfall of El Chorro. Fishing preserve without death of Navafría in Cega river.