Walking the Camino de Santiago

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-17133
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Madrid, Spain
  • Ends Santiago De Compostela, Spain
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Fully-supported walking along the best bits of the Camino de Santiago
  • Discover medieval cities and villages en route
  • Enjoy good local food & wine
Starting in Madrid and ending in Santiago De Compostela, the tour "Walking The Camino De Santiago" is a guided walking trip that takes 12 days. You will travel through Madrid, O Cebreiro, Melide and 7 other destinations in Spain. "Walking The Camino De Santiago" is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Follow in the footsteps of countless pilgrims, walking the legendary Camino Frances (French Way) from Leon to Santiago de Compostela. Walk through beautiful scenery and historic towns along the best parts of the route to claim a pilgrim's certificate.

Cruz de Ferro - The famous Iron Cross at the highest point of the Camino

O Cebreiro - Charming mountain village with cobbled streets, round stone thatched houses and picturesque valley views

Santiago De Compostela - Lively historic town, mix with other pilgrims and feel a real sense of comradery
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  • Day 1 : Join trip in Madrid
  • Day 2 : Walking tour of Leon
  • Day 3 : Walk from Hospital de Orbigo to Astorga
  • Day 4 : Ascend to the Iron Cross (1,482 m); descend to Molinaseca
  • Day 5 : Walk to the pretty mountain village of O Cebreiro
  • Day 6 : Pass the famous 100 km landmark
  • Day 7 : Descend to Palas de Rei
  • Day 8 : Hike through rural Galicia; cross the medieval bridge near Melide
  • Day 9 : Walk through local villages en route to El Amenal
  • Day 10 : Arrive in Santiago de Compostela
  • Day 11 : Morning guided walking tour of Santiago; free afternoon
  • Day 12 : Trip ends in Santiago
  • 11 Breakfasts
  • Hotel Porcel Ganivet (1 night)
  • Hostal Albany (1 night)
  • Hotel Gaudi (1 night)
  • Hostal Casa Mendez (1 night)
  • Hotel Duerming Villa Sarria (1 night)
  • Hotel Vistalegre (1 night)
  • Hosteria Calixtino (1 night)
  • Hotel Pazo de Sedor (1 night)
  • Amenal Hotel (1 night)
  • Rosa Rosae (2 nights)
  • Driver(s)
  • Bus
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Any international flights to Madrid and from Santiago De Compostela are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Walking the Camino de Santiago tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Walking the Camino de Santiago tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 22 July 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 22 July 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Walking the Camino de Santiago tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Walking the Camino de Santiago tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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