Walking the Sarria to Santiago Camino: 3 Tour Options

Pilgrims walking the Camino in Spain | Sue Finn
Pilgrims walking the Camino in Spain | Sue Finn

Walking the Sarria to Santiago Camino: 3 Tour Options to Walk the Final Stage of the Camino de Santiago

 
If you want to do the most popular walking tour of the famous Camino de Santiago trail, you will undoubtedly need to walk the Sarria to Santiago section. 
 
The Sarria to Santiago stage is the last part of the longer Camino Frances route (also known as the French Way). This route starts in St Jean Pied de Port in France and winds through many charming Spanish villages before reaching the holy city of Santiago de Compostela in Spain.
 
Arriving in the beautiful city of Santiago de Compostela after completing the Camino Trail |  <i>Edwina Parsons</i>
 
Most pilgrims choose to walk the final stage from Sarria to Santiago because it's the minimum distance required to earn your Compostela (Pilgrims Certificate). Sarria is 115km (72 miles) from Santiago which covers the 100km (62 miles) minimum. If you're interested in how to get a Compostela for other Camino routes, read our detailed article on the final stages of the Camino de Santiago.
 
Note that all UTracks trips (self guided and guided) include the following benefits:
At UTracks, we offer three unique ways to walk the Sarria to Santiago final stage of the Camino.
 
Pilgrims walking the Camino in Spain |  <i>Sue Finn</i>

1. Camino: Sarria to Santiago Self Guided Walk

Our most popular Camino tour is the self guided Sarria to Santiago walk. This tour takes 8 days to walk the distance which is ample time to enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow hikers and soak up the atmosphere and scenery along the trail.
 
 
Walking along the Camino de Santiago trail in Galicia |  <i>@timcharody</i>

2. Guided Camino: Sarria to Santiago Walk

The guided version of the Sarria to Santiago tour adds in the great advantage of a local guide who will provide you with a wonderful appreciation of the historic significance of the route and really bring the Camino to life. There's also the benefit of travelling with a small group of like minded people with whom you'll undoubtedly form friendships. This is an 8 day tour of moderate grade.
 
 
Pilgrims walking the Camino in Spain |  <i>Sue Finn</i>

3. Camino: Sarria to Santiago Self Guided Rambler

Our popular rambler option increases the time and shortens the daily distances to be walked, giving you more time to walk at your own pace and smell the roses! This relaxed pace tour covers between 10-18km of walking each day and maintains the quintessential experience of hiking the Camino de Santiago. This is one of the easier Camino tours to walk as well, with the Rambler graded as introductory to moderate according to our honest trip grading system. This is an 11 day walking experience.
 
 
Is walking the Camino de Santiago on your list? Let us know when you plan on hiking the Camino in the comment section below!
  
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