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Camino del Norte Stage 3 - Santander to Gijon

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11 Days & 10 Nights
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Camino del Norte Stage 3 - Santander to Gijon

  • The seafood and cider of Gijon
  • The contrast of quiet fishing villages and modern cities
  • The Tito Bustilla caves in Ribadesella
  • Meeting fellow pilgrims and sharing your stories
  • Enjoying the peace and tranquillity of this quiet route
Walk the third stage of the Camino del Norte from Santander to Gijon. Walking along wild Cantabrian coastline from Santander takes you through some lovely little fishing villages. The coastline is stunning with quiet beaches and bursting with bird and sea life. You will spend the night in the charming Asturian town of Ribadesella, where you can visit the prehistoric Tito Bustillo caves before you come to the end of the section in the wonderful Gijón, where you can visit a Llanes and taste some of the region's famous cider.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Santander Day 2: Taxi to Ermita and walk to Santillana 13 miles / 21 km Day 3: Walk to Mar-Comillas 13.5 miles / 22 km Day 4: Walk to San Vicente de la Barquera 7 miles / 11.5 km Day 5: Walk to Bustio 9.5 miles / 15.5 km Day 6: Walk to Llanes 15 miles / 24.5 km Day 7: Walk to Ribadesella 19.5 miles / 31.5 km Day 8: Walk to Colunga 12.5 miles / 20 km Day 9: Walk to Villaviciosa 11 miles / 18 km Day 10: Walk to Gijón 17 miles / 27.5 km Day 11: Onward travel from Gijon
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 15kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 15kg is equivalent to 88.5 candy bars. 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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