Walk the Camino de Santiago

Active, Sarria to Santiago de Compostela

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Tour description provided by G Adventures

If you’re looking to take on your own pilgrimage — along a route filled with beautiful countryside and rustic villages of Northern Spain — start here, at the Camino de Santiago. On this eight-day trip, complete the last 100 km of the pilgrimage route to Santiago and receive a "compostela" at the finish to prove your accomplishment. Refuel with tasty Spanish food and take the time to stop and smell the flowers — it’s active but at a slower, more picturesque pace.

What’s included

  • Trekking along the pilgrimage route of Santiago de Compostela (5 days)
  • Luggage transport throughout
  • Transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Highlights

  • Complete the last 100km of the pilgrim's trail and receive your "compostela"
  • Walk through small villages and towns
  • Enjoy hearty and delicious spanish food
  • Walk into the cathedral in santiago de compostela.

Itinerary

Day 1 Sarria Welcome meeting in the evening. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Sarria/Portomarín (1B) Pass through many lovely towns along the way and maybe choose to have a picnic in places such as Barbadelo, Renta or Ferreiros. Included Activities: Camino de Santiago Walk
Day 3 Portomarín/Palas de Rei (1B) Walk from Portomarin to Palas de Rey. Weary pilgrims can get a jolt of caffeine in one Palas de Rey's cafes or visit some of the local shops to grab some souvenirs. Included Activities: Camino de Santiago Walk
Day 4 Palas de Rei/Melide (1B) Continue walking through rural Spain. Take a break in the lively market town of Melide (454m), and try octopus, Galicia's most classic dish, in one of the many 'pulperías'. Included Activities: Camino de Santiago Walk
Day 5 Melide/Arzúa (1B) Follow the Camino from Melide to the village of Ribadiso and finally the town of Arzúa. Included Activities: Camino de Santiago Walk
Day 6 Arzúa/Salceda (1B) The Camino walk will pass through pretty woods, sleepy villages and across streams most of the day. Included Activities: Camino de Santiago Walk
Day 7 Salceda/Santiago de Compostela (1B) Enjoy a final day of walking through spectacular scenery towards the final destination. Included Activities: Camino de Santiago Walk Plaza Obradoiro Visit
Day 8 Santiago de Compostela (1B) Depart at any time. Included Activities: Departure Day
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