Duration:

8 Days / 7 Nights

Distance:

119 km / 74 mi

Difficulty:

Medium

Start / End

Santiago - Finisterre/Muxia

Finisterre/Muxia Self-Guided

Since the moment the tomb of the apostle Saint James was discovered in the 9th century, many pilgrims have decided to extend their journey to the coastline of Finisterre, which in those days was considered the westernmost point in Europe, as the final stage of an itinerary marked in the sky by the Milky Way. You will be able to obtain 'La Fisterrá' which is the accreditation for having done the pilgrimage until the 'End of the World'.

Note: If you wish, you can end your tour in Finisterre or you can continue your journey until you reach the beautiful town of Muxia.

All year round tours:
Are you interested in doing this route on another date? We can organize it for groups of 6 or more people. Write us an email here.

Cancellation Insurance

With our cancellation insurance, you will be covered in case of cancellation of your travel due to health reasons, legal, labor or extraordinary reasons.

The cost of the cancellation insurance will be 2.5% of the value of the tour + extras.

If you need more information regarding our cancellation insurance and procedures, you can contact us here

Our Support
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On the first day, you will receive The 'Briefing Package' with all the necessary information for the Camino and also our famous Pilgrim’s Kit (Click here to view) that includes: The Pilgrim's shell, a Marly Camino program with reflections and waterproof Route Map, a waterproof pouch, notebook, snacks and more!

We take care of your accommodations, breakfast, transferring your luggage each day . You will receive all our staff support, answering all your doubts and questions before the start of your journey.

Accommodations
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You have accommodations reserved each night, all with private bathrooms and hot water! The accommodations are right at the end of each stage so you can easily access them on your own by foot. They include private inns, hostels, and hotels, depending on the stage. You will be able to experience many of the different accommodation options right on the trail.

Departures
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The dates of departure are upon request and availability. We will meet in Santiago where you will spend a night and start walking on the following day.

Before and After
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Before: Our Camino starts in the city of Santiago de Compostela, where the Camino de Santiago ends. You can arrive a few days before the tour to enjoy the city if you’d like. We would be happy to assist you with hotels.

After: You arrive in Finisterre, where you spend the last night. The next day a private transfer back to Santiago is included.

Means and Assistance

Private support vehicle

You will have a support vehicle throughout your Camino. You can use it if you are tired or if you don’t want to keep walking for any reason, if you want to leave or take things during your walk or if you want to change your shoes. Our van is equipped with a first aid kit, medicines, snacks, water and fruits. This vehicle will cover any unexpected circumstances.

Guides

Our guides have an enormous human quality. They have lived the Camino experience themselves, being able to anticipate your needs and help you physically and emotionally during the Camino. Our guides share anecdotes that will help you better understand the meaning of the Camino. They cure blisters and accompany you to the doctor if needed.

Insurances

All of our tours include travel insurance, which will be very useful in case you have an emergency during your Camino. Also, we offer cancellation insurance at a special price, which will vary depending on your Camino.

Pilgrim's Kit

We prepare you for your walk by sending you a packing list with recommendations on what to bring along on your trip, and provide a backpack with our Pilgrim’s Kit (Click here to view) that includes: Your Pilgrim's Passport, the shell, a Marly Camino program with reflections and waterproof Route Map, a waterproof pouch, notebook, snacks and more!

Dates & Price 2019:

950 €

Single Supplement + 240 €

  • Pick your dates para grupos

Dates & Price 2020:

990 €

Single Supplement + 300 €

  • Pick your dates for groups

The price includes:

  • Accommodations with private bathrooms
  • All breakfasts
  • Travel insurance for the entire tour
  • Daily transfer of ONE piece of luggage per person
  • Informational program with daily stages
  • Pilgrims' Kit
  • Value added Tax (VAT)

Day-to-Day Itinerary

Day 1

Meet in Santiago
Night in Santiago

We greet you in Santiago for an introduction where you will spend a night and start walking on the following day.


Night in Santiago

Day 2

Santiago - Negreira
22 km / 13.7 mi

You will start your walk to Finisterre form the Plaza de Obraoiro, home to Santiago's Cathedral. Along today's section of the Camino you will pass small villages and cross ancient Roman bridges. Your destination for today is the medieval town of Negreira.

Night in Negreira

Day 3

Negreira - Lago
27 km / 16.7 mi

From Negreira, the Finisterre Camino continues along the mountain. As you ascend Monte Aro, you will enjoy a great view from Fervenza's dam before you enter the Xallas valley. Small hills and green pastures welcome you on your way.

Night in Lago

Day 4

Lago / Cee
25 km / 15.5 mi

From Lago, you will continue along the Finisterre Way to Olveiroa. From there, the Camino follows the river Xallas to Hospital. We continue our way past the Nosa Señora das Neves, after the chapel, the trail continues downhill where you will get a first glimpse of the sea.

Night in Cee

Day 5

Cee - Finisterre
16 km / 9.9 mi

A beautiful path awaits for your waking day to Finisterre, hugging the cliffs and coves of the bay from Langosteia beach.
Watch the sunset right at the "End of the World".

Night in Finisterre

Note: If you wish, you can end your tour in Finisterre or if you want you can continue to Muxia.

Day 6

Finisterre - Lires
14 km / 8.7 mi

From Cape Finisterre, we will walk our way to the Village of Lires, home to pristine sandy beaches, perfect for a refreshing dip on hot summer days.

Night in Lires

Day 7

Lires - Muxia
15 km / 9.3 mi

Last waking day. Starting from the village of Lires. We will walk our way towards Muxia where we will spend the night in this charming The fishing village.

Night in Muxia

Day 8

Muxia

End of tour

Upon-request: For more activities or transfers on the day after, we will be delighted to help you.

Are you ready to live this life changing experience?

Have a group of 6 or more? Want different dates?

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