Hiker approaching O Cebreiro on the Camino Frances |  <i>Gesine Cheung</i> Walking along the Camino de Santiago trail in Galicia |  <i>@timcharody</i> The shells and arrows that mark the Way can be found everywhere on the Camino |  <i>Sue Finn</i> Cycling the Camino de Compostela allows you to complete it in less time |  <i>Erin Williams</i>

Camino Frequently Asked Questions

Essential things to know before walking the Camino de Santiago

Walking an iconic Camino de Santiago trail is one of the most rewarding experiences you can have. Just ask one of the 300,000 or so pilgrims who walk a Camino route every year. They'll surely recommend doing a Camino journey for the beauty of the European landscape, the tantalising discovery of regional cuisine, and the unbeatable sense of community within the Camino pilgrims.

At UTracks you'll find a comprehensive range of Camino tours for walking or cycling. The most popular routes are included, such as the Sarria to Santiago stage of the Camino Frances, as well as less travelled paths like the Camino Sanabres. You can explore the Camino your way with a self guided trip or join a small group tour of like minded Camino pilgrims. 

There's also our Food Lover's journeys which take in the culinary highlights and the most scenic sections of the Camino trails in Spain, France or Italy.

Below are some of the frequently asked questions that are asked about walking the Camino.

 

Camino Videos

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Walk the Camino de Santiago Trail

Thinking about a walk along Spain's famous Camino? Discover why others do it, what it's really like on the trail and why you should consider travelling with UTracks. This short film covers the popular Sarria to Santiago section. Learn more at http://www.UTracks.com  View the Sarria to Santiago trip: https://www.utracks.com/Spain/Walking/Camino-Sarria-to-Santiago View all Camino trips: https://www.utracks.com/Camino View all UTracks trips: https://www.utracks.com/advanced-search  UTracks have over 450 trips across the active travel spectrum: from relaxed cycling in the Loire Valley, to discovering iconic Camino trails, to challenging hikes around Mont Blanc.   Walking or cycling, 2-star or 4-star, small group or self guided, land, river or sea - UTracks can help you explore Europe exactly the way you want. Learn more at https://www.utracks.com/  Follow UTracks: https://instagram.com/utrackstravel https://twitter.com/UTracks_Travel https://www.facebook.com/UTracks https://www.pinterest.com.au/utracks/ https://www.utracks.com/blog

 

Walk the French Way of St James Camino Trail

The French Way of St James is considered the most beautiful of all the Camino routes. View the French Way of St James trip: https://www.utracks.com/Camino/French-Way-of-St-James  The French Way of St James is considered the most beautiful of all the Camino routes that make their way to the Spanish city of Santiago. This film shows exactly why - and the benefits of doing it on a self guided trip with UTracks. View the French Way of St James trip: https://www.utracks.com/Camino/French-Way-of-St-James View all Camino trips: https://www.utracks.com/Camino View all UTracks trips: https://www.utracks.com/advanced-search  UTracks have over 450 trips across the active travel spectrum: from relaxed cycling in the Loire Valley, to discovering iconic Camino trails, to challenging hikes around Mont Blanc.   Walking or cycling, 2-star or 4-star, small group or self guided, land, river or sea - UTracks can help you explore Europe exactly the way you want. Learn more at https://www.utracks.com/  Follow UTracks: https://instagram.com/utrackstravel https://twitter.com/UTracks_Travel https://www.facebook.com/UTracks https://www.pinterest.com.au/utracks/ https://www.utracks.com/blog


Walk the Via Francigena Camino Trail

One of the world’s most rewarding walking trails, the historic Via Francigena is an ancient road and pilgrim’s route stretching more than a thousand kilometres through France, Switzerland and Italy, finishing up in the Eternal City of Rome.  The Italian section of this iconic trail cuts a path through some of Italy’s prettiest regions, combining rich history and Roman ruins, medieval cities and traditional villages, world-famous cuisine and mind-blowing natural beauty to discover on foot or by bike.  Find your Via Francigena walking or cycling trip at  https://www.utracks.com/Camino/Via-Francigena

 

 

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