THE LAST 100KMS BASIC
We suggest you the most easy and complete trip to walk the last 100kms of the Camino including luggage transfer and hostel accommodation. Our cheapest formula will allow you to walk this fraction of the French Way in only 7 days. Completing these stages will allow you to apply for the Compostela.
Hostels are made up of rooms with bunk beds and shared bathroom, due to the large number of pilgrims during summer season we recommend you to book in advance.
- 7 days / 6 nights in hostels
- Breakfasts (not included in Santiago)
- Luggage transfer during the trip (includes one suitcase of 15-20 kgs per person)
- Travel assistance
- Travel journal
HALF-BOARD SUPPLEMENT: 65€ (dinner in Santiago not included)
You will arrive to Sarria where you will spend the night. The next day you will begin the first stage of this journey.
Sarria – Portomarín 24kms
This stage brings you closer to the last 100kms of this journey. After passing Sarria and walking through a wooded path you’ll face the first rise of the day until you arrive to Barbadelo. Passing through different towns you will have views on the green meadows until you start walking down a stony trail to reach at last Portomarín traversing the bridge with lake Miño sights. You will stay overnight in Portomarín.
Portomarín – Palas de Rei 25kms
Today’s stage will firstly take you to walk throughout a pine forest and then along the route through various villages, Castromaior stands out with its pre-Roman settlement remains. Before you reach Ligonde you’ll come across the Cruceiro de Lameiros, one of the most popular stone cross of the Camino. After passing the Ligonde mountains you will arrive to Palas de Rei where you will be able to visit the San Tirso church. You will sleep in Palas de Rei.
Palas de Rei – Arzúa 29kms
Despite being the longest stage you will enjoy the views of the different villages you’ll go through. You’ll cross Furelos village through its medieval bridge and stone houses until you reach Melide, once there you can visit the Terra de Melide Museum and the church if you wish to. After passing through a eucalyptus forest you’ll cross the Catasol stone path, one of the most famous and photographed places of the Camino. Your route continues through woods and paths nearby small towns. You will arrive to Arzúa where you’ll be able to taste popular Galician food such as Arzúa-Ulloa cheese, qualified with Protected Denomination of Origin, ham, empanada, a typical Galician pastry filled with tuna or meat and a large range of charcuterie from this area. Tonight we’ll be sleeping in Arzúa.
Arzúa – Pedrouzo 19kms
This stage defines by easy slopes, trails crossing fields and streams but still keeping in sight the road. Before we arrive to Pedrouzo you’ll be able to visit Santa Irene chapel dated of the Middle Ages. You’ll be resting in Pedrouzo.
Pedrouzo – Santiago 20kms
Your last step to Santiago will take you to the Monte do Gozo hill from where you’ll have a panoramic view of the Cathedral before you continue your itinerary through urban paths. You’ll go across different residential areas until you arrive to the old part of town and finally the Obradoiro square with Santiago’s Cathedral will appear in front of you. If you wish to do so you’ll be able to apply for the Compostela certificate at the pilgrim office. You will stay in Santiago.
End of our services. We suggest you to visit the Cathedral and if you wish to do so attend the pilgrim’s mass celebrated everyday at 12 a.m.
- Dinner in Santiago 18€ per person
- Travel insurance for your entire trip
- Transfer from Santiago city or airport to Sarria or from Santiago to the airport
- Guided tours to the main Galician cities such as Santiago, Lugo, Coruña, Pontevedra, Vigo or Ourense
- Guided tour to Fisterra
- Luggage transfer includes one suitcase of 15-20 kgs per person. If you wish to add more luggage do not hesitate to contact us.
THE BEST THINGS ABOUT THIS TRIP
Step into the world of the Camino de Santiago in the most genuine and easy way. You won’t have to worry about the crowded hostels nor about calling to confirm your reservation, Galician Roots makes it easy for you. Enjoy this trip we provide you with luggage transfer and travel assistance.