The Hernio highland is one of the most legendary and iconic places in Gipuzkoa, and it is known as the “balcony of Gipuzkoa”. It is a Special Conservation Zone and it is included in the Natura 2000 network.
Ascent from the trench
This mountain hike is 3.4 km long. The starting point is in Trintxera Park.
- Difficulty: Easy
- Distance: 3.4 km
- Elevation change: 310 m
Zelatun – Hernio ascent
This mountain hike is 1.2 km long. The starting point is at the Zelatun mountain refuges.
- Difficulty: Medium
- Distance: 1.2 km
- Elevation change: 223 m
Hernio-Zelatun: Where Basque traditions meet.