La Rioja
San Millán de la Cogolla

San Millán de la Cogolla

The Essential
In the 10C, a Mozarabic monastery and church (Suso) were built on the site of a hermit's tomb, and in 1053 monks settled in the valley (Yuso). The first manuscripts in the Castilian language were written here.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for San Millán de la Cogolla
Suso Monastery
Suso Monastery
The Mozarabic 10C building, partly hewn
Yuso Monastery Yuso Monastery
Yuso Monastery
The current monastery was built from the