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.
Santiago de Compostela
Day 1 — Madrid
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 — Madrid
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.
Day 3 — Madrid/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 4 — Sarria/Portomarín
Hike from Sarria to Portomarín throughout the course of the day.
Day 5 — Portomarín/Palas de Rei
Early start from Portomarin, continue walking through fantastic scenery with a rich history en route to Palas de Ray.
Day 6 — Palas de Rei/Melide
Continue the pilgrimage westwards, walking through the lush green valleys of Galicia.
Day 7 — Melide/Arzúa
Follow the Camino from Melide to the village of Ribadiso and finally the town of Arzúa.
Day 8 — Arzúa/Salceda
The Camino walk will pass through pretty woods, sleepy villages and across streams most of the day.
Day 9 — Salceda/Santiago de Compostela
Enjoy a final day of walking through spectacular scenery towards the final destination.