The Camino to Santiago de Compostela offers the Pilgrim the opportunity to join a community of hikers on a journey of spiritual and personal endeavour to Santiago de Compostela.
The French Way is the most popular of the pilgrim trails to Santiago de Compostela.
Prices / Dates
Price: €629 per person sharing
Single Supplement: +€140
Tour Dates: Thursday 16 September – Thursday 23 September
Tour Grade: Moderate
Accommodation: Guesthouse (en suite)
Included / Excluded
Following your arrival into Santiago Airport we will transfer to Sarria, your starting point on the way.
Following breakfast in Sarria, your first day on the Camino Way takes you to the banks of the River Miño and the walled town of Portomarín. The church fortress of San Nicolás, Portomarín also contains the church of San Pedro and the Pazos of Conde da Maza.
Distance: 21.5 km / 13.5 miles, Approximate walking time: 4 / 5 hours
Starting out after breakfast, you will rise from the riverbank on your journey to Palas de Rei, a bustling town with strong artistic heritage and home of the church of San Tirso.
Distance: 25 Km / 15.5 miles, Approximate walking time: 5 / 6 hours
Leaving Palas de Rei after breakfast, your day on the Camino Way Pilgrimage moves you forward to the hub town of Melide.
Distance: 14.5 km / 9 miles, Approximate walking time: 3 / 4 hours
Day 5 from Melide winds down country lanes, through fields and along gravel tracks and through the hamlet of Ribadiso before finishing in Arzúa.
Distance: 16 km / 10 miles, Approximate walking time: 3 / 4 hours
Following breakfast in Arzúa, you will depart for your final overnight before Santiago in O Pedrouzo. Home of the distinctive Chapel of Santa Irene.
Distance: 20 Km / 12.5 miles, Approximate walking time: 4 / 5 hours
Departing O Pedrouzo, you are now on your last day of pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela. When passing Monte del Gozo you will have your first glimpse of Santiago and in its centre, the magnificent Praza do Obradoiro Santiago de Compostela.
Distance: 20 km / 12.5 miles, Approximate walking time: 4 / 5 hours
Our guided tour end with breakfast but not before a visit to the Pilgrim Office to collect your Compostela!