If you are looking for the classic Camino experience and are keen to do it guided as part of a group, then this is the tour for you! This last 112km section of the French Way, the famous Camino Francés, from Sarria to Santiago is the most popular on the Camino and perfectly captures the essence of the Camino de Santiago. Stroll through the luscious green Galician countryside in the company of your group and our friendly, knowledgeable English speaking guide who will give you an in depth insight into the unique history of the Camino as well as the sights, flora and fauna of Galicia.
Meet fellow pilgrims, discover local traditions and get your pilgrim passport stamped as you pass through woodlands, farmland and rustic hamlets for 112km to your destination of Santiago de Compostela. Get your ‘Compostela’ certificate when you arrive in Santiago and explore the magic of the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
This tour runs over 8 days/ 7 nights with dinner each night. All our tours have English speaking guides and airport transfers to and from Santiago Airport are included. The tour departs on specific dates from April to October which you can see below:
- April 8th
- May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
- June 3rd, 17th ,24th
- July 18th
- August 26th
- September 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th
- October 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
If you require more information on this or any of our trips, please don’t hesitate to contact us here.
Friendly, Knowledgeable English Speaking Guide
Savour Galicia's most famous dish: octopus
Gain your 'Compostela' certificate
Explore the hidden gems of Santiago's Old Town
Hotels and country cottages have been carefully selected for their location, comfort, character, food, and friendliness of the staff. They are subject to availability and if the hotel described is not available, we will provide you with one of the same standard, comfort, and price. Please note: Accommodation is subject to availability.
Flying IN and OUT
How to get to Sarria:
Best option: Santiago de Compostela Airport (100km)
Aer Lingus serves flights from Dublin; Ryanair from London (Stansted), Milan (Bergamo) and Frankfurt (Hahn), Vueling from London Gatwick, Paris (Charles de Gaulle), Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Munich, Dusseldorf, Rome and Zurich; Easyjet from Geneva, London (Gatwick), Rome and Basel; Swiss from Zurich; Turkish Airlines from Istambul. Santiago de Compostela Lavacolla airport also has many flights from Spanish cities; with many daily flights from Madrid and Barcelona. See www.skyscanner.com.
Alternative option (a): A Coruña Airport (120km)
Direct flights from London, Madrid and Barcelona. See: www.skyscanner.com.
Alternative option (b): Vigo Airport (185km)
Direct flights from Dublin, Edinburgh (Ryanair), London-Luton (Air Nostrum), Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Lisbon, Rome and Paris. See: www.skyscanner.com.
How to get back from Santiago:
Best option: Santiago de Compostela Airport (12km)
Aer Lingus serves flights to Dublin; Ryanair to London (Stansted), Milan (Bergamo) and Frankfurt (Hahn), Vueling from London Gatwick, Paris (Charles de Gaulle), Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Munich, Dusseldorf, Rome and Zurich; Easyjet to Geneva, London (Gatwick), Rome and Basel; Swiss to Zurich; Turkish Airlines to Istambul. Santiago de Compostela Lavacolla airport also has many flights to Spanish cities; with many daily flights to Madrid and Barcelona.
Alternative option: Vigo Airport (90km)
Direct flights to Dublin, Edinburgh (Ryanair), London-Luton (Air Nostrum), Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Lisbon, Rome and Paris. See: www.skyscanner.com.
Alternative option: A Coruña Airport (70km)
Direct flights to London (Vueling), Lisbon (TAP), Madrid and Barcelona.
Alternative Option: Porto airport (210km)
Porto airport has direct connections with many airports across Europe, including London (Gatwick) with easyJet; Dublin with Aerlingus and Ryanair; Liverpool or Rome (Ciampino) with Ryanair. There are a few direct flights with TAP airlines from/to New York (Newark) and from/ to Toronto (Pearson International) with Air Transat. See www.skyscanner.com.