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Clavijo is a municipality in the autonomous region of La Rioja at the top end of the ridge formed by the Cameros Mountains. The mountains descend from the Ibérica mountain range towards the north and the Ebro Valley, separating the Leza and Iregua Valleys and the districts of Camero Viejo and Camero Nuevo, which make up the Cameros. To the north it borders with Alberite and to the south with Soto en Cameros and Leza de Río Leza and to the east it borders with Ribafrecha and to the west with Nalda and Albelda de Iregua.
-Location: It is part of the district of Logroño.
-Area: 19.5 km2.
-Height: 872 metres.
-Populated areas, neighbourhoods or villages: The village of La Unión de los Tres Ejércitos.
-Economy: The town's activity is essentially farming.

Tourism resources:

<a href="">Clavijo Castle, national monument since 1931, it was built by the Arabs before the 10th century. Little is preserved of this building that changed into Christian hands when this area was conquered by Ordoño II de León and Sancho I Garcés de Navarra in 923. It is located in the first step of the Camero Viejo Mountains, where the gorge of the Leza River is sighted. According to the legend, a battle between Arabs and Christians took place in this place. The latter were the winners owing to the help of Santiago Apóstol. The San Prudencio Cluniac Abbey was built in the 12th century.


Number of inhabitants: 209
Local festivals: On 25 July, Santiago Apóstol. On 29 September, patron saint festival in honour of San Miguel. On 24 June, the neighbourhood of La Unión celebrates its San Juan Festival.
District: Logroño y alrededores
Distance to the capital (Km): 16
Distances to other places (Km): Logroño: 16.7, Pamplona: 81.8, Soria: 99.3, Vitoria: 109, Burgos: 130
AEMET identifier: 26051

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