The Via de la Plata Via de la Plata Last 100km

Activity :
Walking or Cycling
Duration :
7 Nights
Distance :
116 km
Difficulty :
Medium
Tour Type :
Self-Guided
Time To Go :
April to October
Price :
from €625
Reviews :
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Juanma grew up near Vigo and moved to Ireland just 2 days after his graduation. he has a passion for discovering new places around the world on his bike.
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Activity:
Walking or Cycling
Duration:
7 Nights
Distance:
116 km
Difficulty:
Medium
Tour Type:
Self-Guided
Time To Go:
April to October
Price:
from €625
Rating:

The last section of the Via de la Plata Camino route is probably the most beautiful of all the ‘last 100km’ to Santiago de Compostela; and will also please those looking for a Camino that is off the beaten track. This fantastic route takes pilgrims from the city of Ourense, famous for its natural thermal springs and pretty historic centre; and finishes in wonderful Santiago de Compostela. You will be walking the green and lush Galician countryside, dotted with pretty Romanesque churches.

Across peaceful forests, farmland and sleepy hamlets you are more likely to encounter friendly locals than fellow pilgrims, as this route is quite a hidden gem. In the market town of Lalin you should sample the town’s famous ‘cocido’, a traditional dish that will please meat lovers.

As you reach some altitude (never really challenging) the views of the surrounding countryside are splendid. Don’t forget to claim your ‘Compostela’ certificate when you reach Santiago!

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Specialist: Juanma
Juanma grew up near Vigo and moved to Ireland just 2 days after his graduation. he has a passion for discovering new places around the world on his bike.
More by Juanma