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Camino Stage 3 - Burgos to Leon

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Camino Stage 3 - Burgos to Leon

  • Begin in Burgos with its beautiful UNESCO heritage gothic cathedral
  • Discover an abundance of beautiful churches and historical buildings along the route
  • Hike and share stories with fellow pilgrims from all over the world
  • Finish in León and revel in its huge cathedral adorned with medieval stained-glass windows
  • Journey through vast plains and farmlands as you pass traditional hamlets and villages
Hike from the medieval city of Burgos to the beautiful city of León on the third stage of the Camino. Crop field dominate the landscape on the first part of this stage and there are not many trees in view. The river Pisuerga brings you in to Palencia and into the Tierra de Campos with the immense plains. As you head on to Carrion de los Condos you follow the path alongside the road and the countryside is open all around you. Heading into the countryside of León you pass the valley of the river Esla, and as you reach Portillo Hill you will be able to make out the stunning city of León.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Burgos and overnight Day 2 Burgos to Hornillos and transfer to Isar 13 miles / 21 km Day 3 Transfer to Hornillos and walk to Castrojeriz 12.4 miles / 20 km Day 4 Castrojeriz to Frómista 15.5 miles / 25 km Day 5 Frómista to Carrión de los Condes 11.8 miles / 19 km Day 6 Carrión de los Condes -to Calzadilla de la Cueza 11.75 miles / 18.8 km Day 7 Calzadilla de la Cueza to Sahagún 13.6 miles / 22 km Day 8 Sahagún to El Burgo Ranero/Transfer to Sahagun 11.2 miles / 18 km Day 9 Transfer to El Burgo Ranero/Walk to Mansilla de las Mulas 11.8 miles / 19 km Day 10 Mansilla de las Mulas to León 10.6 miles / 17 km Day 11 Onward travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 10kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 10kg is equivalent to 18 lattes. Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment. Find out more information about how we've carbon counted our trips.

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