Ancient pilgrim routes are today some of Europe’s best walking trails – full of history, amazing sights and great food.
Take a walking holiday with CaminoWays.com along some of Europe’s most famous pilgrim trails – Camino de Santiago, Via Francigena and Saint Francis Way.Walking holidays along classic pilgrimage trails are popular not just for religious or spiritual reasons but also for their natural beauty, as a cultural and social experience or just for the challenge.
Whatever the reason, spiritual or leisure, these walking trails are unique experiences for the traveller looking for a holiday with a difference.
Best Walking Routes
Passports and Compostelas
Walking the Camino
Whatever your reason to walk the Camino de Santiago, make sure you get a pilgrim passport to stamp along the way and document your progress. You will need the right stamps on your pilgrim passport to obtain a ‘Compostela’ but also the non-religious certificate.
BBC Needs You!
Are you walking to Santiago de Compostela along the Camino Francés in May or June? or on a pilgrimage along the Via Francigena in Italy? BBC wants to hear from you! A new documentary about pilgrimage is being filmed and the team is looking for interesting stories.
Festivals on the Camino May
Many festivals take place along the different routes of the Camino de Santiago in May, such as Festas da Ascensión in Santiago.
Festivals this Month
Downloading your Holiday Pack How-To video
Travelling with CaminoWays.com soon? Here’s a simple video to help you download your Camino holiday packs from Dropbox.