National Geographic's Northern Spain Adventure Map is designed to meet the unique needs of adventure travelersdetailed, durable, and accurate. Northern Spain includes the locations of thousands of major cities and towns with an index for easily locating them, plus a clearly marked road network complete with distances and designations for expressways, motorways, and more. St. James Way, one of the most important Christian pilgrimages during medieval times, is noted for travelers seeking to retrace to route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia where the remains of the apostle Saint James are believed to be buried.
What sets National Geographic Adventure Maps apart from traditional road maps are the hundreds of points of interest that highlight the diverse and unique destinations within Northern Spain. National parks, World Heritage sites, scenic viewpoints, archeological sites, forts, castles, churches, and more are included, making it invaluable to travelers hoping to experience all the history, art, and culture the region has to offer. Beaches and yachting harbors dot Spain’s extensive Atlantic coastline while the location of golf courses, camping sites, waterfalls, caves, and spas make it easy to enjoy the region’s abundant outdoor activities.
The front side of the Northern Spain map shows the eastern half of Northern Spain from its border with France on the north to the city of Tudela on the south. It continues west to Cangos de Onis and Palencia. The reverse side of the map stretches from Cangos de Onis and Leon to the region’s western Atlantic coast.
Adventure Maps provide global travelers with the perfect tool for navigating cityscapes and more remote attractions. Each title contains accurate topography, up-to-date roads, points-of-interest, and detailed inset maps for major cities, plus a host of important travel tips. Adventure Maps are printed on the same durable, waterproof, and environmentally friendly material as our Trails Illustrated maps, making them ideal for the rigors of international travel.