- Saturday, June 11, 2016
- Day 42 (Day 39 Camino)
- Distance: 18 miles (80% tarmac) 567 1/2 total miles
- Ascent 1,289 feet and descent 1,81 feet
- Time: 7 1/2 hours
- Weather: 65-77 degrees, blue skies the clouds
Ruesta was an important medieval village. In 1959, the town was formally abandoned.
Today the streets are filled with ruined houses and the church is closed; but, the bar and Gîte are open to serve pilgrims.