Camino Frances: Stages 1-5

Walk the full Camino Frances (Way of St James) - a journey for the spirit and soul that millions of travellers complete year after year. Setting off from St Jean Pied de Port in the foothills of the Pyrenees, and finishing in Santiago de Compostela, you will enjoy an incredible sense of achievement and build a wonderful camaraderie with your fellow pilgrims.

Take in varied landscapes, from the majestic Pyrenees to the lush green valleys of Galicia, to the immense plains of Sierra de Campos. And enjoy overnight stays in some of Northern Spain’s most beguiling cities including Burgos, Leon, Pamplona and Santiago. This walk is one sure to stay in your memory for a long time to come!
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Difficile
24,2 km
7:30 h.
1 372 m
594 m

Tackle a tough walk today, and follow the Camino across the Pyrenees. 

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de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Moyen
23,6 km
6:30 h.
1 185 m
409 m

This is the low-level route from St Jean to Roncesvalles, via Valcarlos. Take this if you prefer an easier alternative to the tough first stage or ...

de Laura Paterson,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Orreaga
Roncesvalles to Akerreta
Moyen
27,5 km
7:00 h.
659 m
1 069 m

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de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Esteribar
Akerreta to Pamplona
Facile
15,9 km
5:00 h.
113 m
184 m

At first following the River Arga, today’s walk then starts to get slightly busier as you head towards Pamplona. Famous for the running of the ...

3
de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Pamplona
Pamplona to Puente la Reina
Moyen
23,3 km
6:30 h.
454 m
547 m

Walk out of Pamplona to the much quieter Puente la Reina

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Puente la Reina
Puente la Reina to Estella
Facile
22,1 km
6:00 h.
324 m
236 m

Walking through rolling farmland and vineyards will bring you to Estella. There are also a few examples of Roman roadway on this section at ...

1
de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Estella
Estella to Los Arcos
Facile
20,8 km
5:00 h.
323 m
296 m

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Los Arcos
Los Arcos to Logrono
Moyen
27,7 km
7:30 h.
333 m
400 m

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Logroño
Logrono to Najera
Moyen
26,6 km
7:00 h.
326 m
237 m

Leaving Logrono, pass through the Pantano de la Grajera, a pretty reservoir surrounded by woodland. Continue to Navarrete famous for its Rioja ...

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Moyen
21,4 km
5:30 h.
425 m
267 m

Wide country roads through gently undulating farmland take you to Santa Domingo. The historic town of Santa Domingo is lined with medieval streets ...

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Santo Domingo de la Calzada
Santa Domingo de la Calzada to Belorado
Moyen
22,5 km
6:00 h.
294 m
171 m

Leave Santa Domingo by the Puente del Santo bridge over the Rio Oja, and pass the 16th century Iglesia de San Juan Bautista and Iglesia de Nuestra ...

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Belorado
Belorado to San Juan de Ortega
Moyen
23,6 km
6:00 h.
473 m
241 m

Continue through open countryside to Villafranca Montes de Oca, where the path starts to climb before dropping down to the remote village of St ...

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Barrios de Colina
San Juan de Ortega to Burgos
Moyen
25,8 km
7:00 h.
133 m
293 m

From San Juan de Ortega, youascend the mountainous Sierra Atapuerca before  descending to Burgos where the business of the city may be a bit of a ...

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Burgos
Burgos to Hornillos
Facile
21,4 km
5:30 h.
120 m
171 m

Follow crop field through the area of Meseta., ascend to Fuente de Prao and admire the views from there before descending to Hornillos.

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd
Randonnée · Hornillos del Camino
Hornillos to Castrojeriz
Facile
19,6 km
5:00 h.
178 m
195 m

Continue across the Meseta, with a brief stop in the pilgrim village of Hontanas, to the village of Castrojeriz, once one of the main stopping ...

de Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure Ltd