To be eligible for the official Compostela certificate you must walk at least the final 100km of the iconic Camino de Santiago. This trip offers time starved travellers a chance to experience the last six days of the Camino pilgrimage route which extends 115km from Sarria to Santiago. This trip will provide you with a wonderful appreciation of the historic significance of the route. Walking through mixed landscapes in the company of your guide and group, there are numerous reminders of the pilgrims past who travelled the route including crosses, statues and grain silos. Thanks to your guide, the history of the trail will be shared with you to ensure that you soak in as much as you can during your short time on the trail. One of the many highlights is reaching the gates of Galicia which lead on to the fabled Santiago de Compostela with its famous cathedral, site of the tomb of St James.
DAY 1 Arrive Sarria DAY 2 Walk through the hills of Galicia to Portomarin (6hrs) DAY 3 To Palas de Rei (6-7hrs) DAY 4 Leave Lugo Province to enter La Coruña and on to Melide (4.5hrs) DAY 5 To Arzúa (4hrs) DAY 6 To Rúa or Pedrouzo (5-6hrs) DAY 7 Arrive Santiago (5-6hrs) DAY 8 Trip concludes
*7 breakfasts, 7 dinners *7 nights in a combination of hotels & farmhouse B&Bs on a twin share basis generally with ensuite facilities *luggage transfer (1 bag of 20kg max pp) *English speaking guide *visitor tax