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Camino Stage 4 & 5: Leon to Santiago

  • Hike the final 100km (62 miles) of the Camino Frances to Santiago de Compostela
  • See the historic town of León - with its cathedral with medieval stained-glass windows
  • Hike over the highest point of the Camino Frances – Cruz de Ferro (4935ft)
  • Collect pilgrim stamps and receive your ‘Compostela’ on arrival in Santiago
  • Enjoy the community and comradery of other pilgrims hiking beside you on this historical route
Hike the last 300km of the French Way of the Camino de Santiago, from the Cathedral city of León to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. Following the ancient pilgrim’s route of the Camino de Santiago through the villages, towns and cities of Galicia you will have a journey filled with beautiful places, people and experiences on your way to Santiago.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in León and overnight Day 2 León to Villar de Mazarife 12.4 miles / 20 km Day 3 Villar de Mazarife to Astorga 17.4 miles / 28 km Day 4 Astorga to Rabal del Camino 12.4 miles / 20 km Day 5 Rabal del Camino to Molinaseca 14.9 miles / 24 km Day 6 Molinaseca to Villafranca del Bierzo 18.6 miles / 30 km Day 7 Villafranca del Bierzo to Herrerías de Valcarce 11.2 miles / 18 km Day 8 Herrerías de Varcarce to O Cebreiro 5.6 miles / 9 km Day 9 O Cebreiro to Triacastela 13.7 miles / 22 km Day 10 Triacastela to Sarria 11.2 miles / 18 km Day 11 Sarria to Portomarín 14.9 miles / 24 km Day 12 Portomarín to Palas de Rei 14.9 miles / 24 km Day 13 Palas de Rei to Arzúa 17.4 miles / 28 km Day 14 Arzúa to A Rúa 11.8 miles / 19 km Day 15 A Rúa to Santiago de Compstela 11.2 miles / 18 km Day 16 Onward travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 10kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest 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.

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Why Macs

Reasons to believe in Macs Adventure:
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Self-guided hiking & biking is all we do - we have over 500 tried & tested trips.
Our Heritage

Around Since 2003

We’re still founder led & the world’s number one self-guided operator with mountains of experience.
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Positive Impact

Positive Impact

We use independent suppliers to support communities along our routes, as well as work with organizations to help maintain & restore paths.
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