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Do it right

Wonderful people on the hike....but do it right. Walkit from SJPDP and carry your own pack! Too... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
You must do it at least once

Had the best time doing this trip.. only the last 115km(one day the whole route when I have the... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
San Francisco, California
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27 Oct 2016
“Do it right”
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“You must do it at least once”
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Wonderful people on the hike....but do it right. Walkit from SJPDP and carry your own pack! Too many tourists haved their packs carried by local taxis each day. That is CHEATING!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank godofthearmadillos
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Had the best time doing this trip.. only the last 115km(one day the whole route when I have the time) until then will just do segments.... Galician roots is a great company to help you do this trip.. buen camino

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ChaseSF
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Just came back from a great pilgrimage. We wanted to thank you for setting up our Pilgrimage. Everything, and I mean everything, came off without a hitch! From the speed train to Leon to the Taxi to the airport in Santiago at 4:30 in the...More

Date of experience: November 2015
3  Thank Spainismore C
Reviewed 9 September 2014

I`ve done the whole Way starting at Roncesvalles (Navarra). It's an amazing experience. People from many countries, landscapes varying from mountains, jungles to flat fields; good food and wine; uncountable historic settlements; many churches and monuments; and a very good sportive challenge. I've done it...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank Fernando_Domingues
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Walked the compostela from Oporto, Portugal. Not being a trained walker I had my doubts being able to walk the distance but I did and thoroughly enjoyed it. Fantastic countryside, small lanes/roads mostly, little streams and swimming spots, meeting other peligrinos, eating the local foods...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank MagElise
Reviewed 3 July 2014

From kansas City, USA.Just returned from Spain. Walked the way of St James 151 km from O' Cebreiro to Santiago de Compostela . Used Marly Camino out of Madrid. Took the train from Madrid to Leon. We met with them in Leon. Marly Camino is...More

Date of experience: June 2014
10  Thank poppy119
Reviewed 28 May 2014

From Sarria to Santiago de Compostella, the country side is beautiful and peaceful. Most of the route we took was non asphalt, blessed with good weather, it was most enjoyable. Seeing the country side of Northwest Spain is such a contrast to Madrid, reminds me...More

Date of experience: May 2014
4  Thank chl88
Reviewed 21 November 2012

Camino de Santiago de Compostela, sept 2012. Yes! 800 km on my feet - but mostly on asphalt by big ways! But Spain no love pilgrims. Spain no love ancient, roads, world heritages. Frenetically building Motor ways, traffic high ways, infrastructure - I guess from...More

Date of experience: September 2012
6  Thank kristin b
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8 June 2015|
Response from Princess K |
Assess how much you can walk in a day on average (10km? 15km? 20km? More?), then divide the whole distance (800 km) by your daily average. This gives you the number of days it will take you to complete the whole Camino. Add... More