Camino de Santiago Encompassed Spain

Camino de Santiago Encompassed

Spain

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10 days
2020

Sun, Apr 12

Tue, Apr 21

€1,329

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Overview

The opportunity to walk Spain's celebrated Camino de Santiago isn't just another vacation; it's an outright life-changing achievement. This incredible 10-day adventure begins with two days of exploration in stately (and must-see) Madrid. Then continue to the picturesque municipality of Sarria to begin your own once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage, along the final 100km of the famed Camino. Finish your walk at Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, celebrating your accomplishment with fellow pilgrims from all over the world.

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Itinerary

Day 1Madrid
Arrive at any time.
Day 2Madrid

Enjoy a short orientation walk around Madrid with a free day to explore. Opt to check out the world-famous museums, do some shopping or enjoy some fantastic food. Other options for exploring the city include the Palacio Real, Real Jardin Botánico or Escorial. Experience more nightlife at the Plaza del Dos de Mayo, in the area known as Malasaña. Taste some sangria and dance to the latest music.

Day 3Madrid/Sarria
Travel to the charming town of Sarria by train. Take some free time to explore before meeting up with the rest of your group.
Day 4Sarria/Portomarín
Hike from Sarria to Portomarín 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 5Portomarín/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 6Palas 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 'pulperías'.
Day 7Melide/Arzúa
Follow the Camino from Melide to the village of Ribadiso and finally the town of Arzúa.
Day 8Arzúa/Salceda
The Camino walk will pass through pretty woods, sleepy villages and across streams most of the day.
Day 9Salceda/Santiago de Compostela
Enjoy a final day of walking through spectacular scenery towards the final destination.
Day 10Santiago de Compostela
Depart at any time.

Accommodation

Hotels (9 nts).

What's Included

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

Meals Included

9 breakfasts

Map

Itinerary

Day 1Madrid
Arrive at any time.
Day 2Madrid

Enjoy a short orientation walk around Madrid with a free day to explore. Opt to check out the world-famous museums, do some shopping or enjoy some fantastic food. Other options for exploring the city include the Palacio Real, Real Jardin Botánico or Escorial. Experience more nightlife at the Plaza del Dos de Mayo, in the area known as Malasaña. Taste some sangria and dance to the latest music.

Day 3Madrid/Sarria
Travel to the charming town of Sarria by train. Take some free time to explore before meeting up with the rest of your group.
Day 4Sarria/Portomarín
Hike from Sarria to Portomarín 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 5Portomarín/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 6Palas 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 'pulperías'.
Day 7Melide/Arzúa
Follow the Camino from Melide to the village of Ribadiso and finally the town of Arzúa.
Day 8Arzúa/Salceda
The Camino walk will pass through pretty woods, sleepy villages and across streams most of the day.
Day 9Salceda/Santiago de Compostela
Enjoy a final day of walking through spectacular scenery towards the final destination.
Day 10Santiago de Compostela
Depart at any time.

Accommodation

Hotels (9 nts).

What's Included

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

Meals Included

9 breakfasts
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€1,329

Duration

10 days
2020

Sun, Apr 12

Tue, Apr 21

€1,329

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