The Le Puy route is 736 km to St Jean Pied de Port in the Pyrenees and takes around 4 weeks to complete. It passes through charming French villages and towns such as Mossaic where you can visit the former Benedictine Abbey of St Pierre.
Although it is not as popular as its Spanish counterpart the Camino Francés, it is becoming the most popular and well known pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela in France.
Which Pilgrimage Route Should I Take?
Read further information on the Camino Francés, the most popular route to Santiago, on our blog. You can download the full Camino guide for advice on all the routes, what kit to take, the history and culture of the Camino, and suggestions of further reading: