Santiago de Compostela: Pilgrim For a Day

Santiago de Compostela: Pilgrim For a Day

From $41.43 per person

Live the experience of a pilgrim for a day. Walk the last 7 kilometers to Santiago to feel how the pilgrims arrive in the city.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
The guide will pick-up you at the entrance of the hotel or residence.

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the feelings of the pilgrims when they arrive in Santiago
  • See the first views of the Cathedral from the Monte do Gozo (Mont of Joy)
  • Walk the last 7 kilometers of the French Way, one of the most important pilgrimage routes in Christianity
  • Enjoy all the stories about Santiago and the Camino from a local guide
Full description
Your guide will pick you up to go to the starting point of el Camino. At the beginning your local guide will explain everything related to the Camino and how to be a good pilgrim. After being driven by car to the starting point, walk like a real pilgrim to see the cathedral. Take pictures and visit the most important monuments. Continue the walk by yourself to the final point, Obradoiro Square. The guide will be waiting at the last point to receive you and celebrate with you arrival. At the end of the journey, you can decide to go to the Pilgrim's Mass or go to a bar for a drink. Your guide will also provide you with the tickets to visit the museum and the cathedral.
Includes
  • Pilgrim's sticks
  • Pilgrim's hat
  • Information about the route
  • Maps
  • Tickets to de Cathedral and Museum
  • And ... a surprise!
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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      Overall rating

      5 /5

      based on 6 reviews

      Review summary

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      • Transportation
        5/5
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      We were taken about 10 km away to Lavacolla where we started our journey. We get som suggestions fron the guide Elena and walk to Joy Hill. There the fog was down and we could see the Santiago Cathedral. Elena met us there explained few interesting stories. And we waled to Santiago further. All it took 4 hours including vidit to St James (sw Jakub in polih) grave in the cathedral

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      August 12, 2020

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      The place is idyllic, between eucalyptus and pine forests. We had an excellent day typical of the area, with that light rain that gave even more excitement to the experience. I recommend it to everyone.

      November 4, 2019

      August 11, 2020

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      Product ID: 215790