Salvatierra – Agurain

Salvatierra-Agurain was a sizable medieval town in the Alava County on the main road east-of Vitoria-Gasteiz towards Navarre or via the medieval tunnel of San Adrian through to the coast at San

Sebastian. Chartered by King, it was home to a number of noble families who endowed its churches and mounted coats of arms on theirfacades in the main street.

Town website

Now conservation and planning is managed by ARABARRI

Wikipedia page.

Source Diputation Foral de Alava (1999) See and Discover ALAVA: guide for Visit,Vitoria- Gasteiz p. 64 and 46 (Tunnel of St-Adrian.)

Baedeker Spain and Portugal 1913 mention p14

Braun & Hogenberg Vol V.16.1, originally drawn by Hoefnagel in 1567 illustrates and describes the St Adrian tunnel.

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