Official Portal of Tourism. Junta de Castilla y Leon
Procession and traditional fight with bread and cheese from the Cristo del Otero
Pilgrimage of Santo Toribio
This is a procession in honour of Saint Toribio that sets off from the parish of El Barrio del Cristo (the parish of San Ignacio), making its way to Otero Hill, where the chapel dedicated to the saint is located. After mass, the local authorities give the order for a ‘fight’ in which bread and cheese are thrown.
- General information:
- Castilla y León Tourist Interest
- 16 de abril
Palencia. 34000 Palencia.
Ayuntamiento of Palencia
Municipality of Palencia. Palencia.
Teléfono: 979 718 100
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