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.
Price per person849 EUR
Flight tickets are not included. Our travel advisors will gladly help you find the cheapest flights. The price above is based on 2 adults traveling together. What's included?
Arrive at any time. Welcome meeting in the evening.
Day 2 - Sarria/Portomarin
Hike from Sarria to Portomarin throughout the course of the day. Pass through many lovely towns along the way and maybe choose to have a picnic in places such as Barbadelo, Renta or Ferreiros.
Day 3 - Portomarin/Palas de Rei
Early start from Portomarin, continue walking through fantastic scenery with a rich history en route to Palas de Ray. 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.
Day 4 - Palas de Rei/Melide
Continue the pilgrimage westwards, walking through the lush green valleys of Galicia. 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 'pulperias'.
Day 5 - Melide/Arzua
Follow the Camino from Melide to the village of Ribadiso and finally the town of Arzua.
Day 6 - Arzua/Salceda
The Camino walk will pass through pretty woods, sleepy villages and across streams most of the day.
Day 7 - Salceda/Santiago de Compostela
Enjoy a final day of walking through spectacular scenery towards the final destination.
Day 8 - Santiago de Compostela
Depart at any time.
Hotels (7 nts).
Allow USD285-370 for meals not included.
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