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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Laura Paterson
Geactualiseerd op: 15.09.2020
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Presentatie
Dagwandeling · Aquitaine
St Jean Pied de Port to Roncesvalles
Aanbevolen route Niveau zwaar
Afstand 24,2 km
Duur 7:30 u
Stijgen 1.372 m
Afdalen 594 m

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

4
van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Niveau Matig
Afstand 23,6 km
Duur 6:30 u
Stijgen 1.185 m
Afdalen 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 ...

van Laura Paterson,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Orreaga
Roncesvalles to Akerreta
Niveau Matig
Afstand 27,5 km
Duur 7:00 u
Stijgen 659 m
Afdalen 1.069 m

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van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Esteribar
Akerreta to Pamplona
Aanbevolen route Niveau Licht
Afstand 15,9 km
Duur 5:00 u
Stijgen 113 m
Afdalen 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 ...

4
van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Pamplona
Pamplona to Puente la Reina
Aanbevolen route Niveau Matig
Afstand 23,3 km
Duur 6:30 u
Stijgen 454 m
Afdalen 547 m

Walk out of Pamplona to the much quieter Puente la Reina

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van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Puente la Reina
Puente la Reina to Estella
Aanbevolen route Niveau Licht
Afstand 22,1 km
Duur 6:00 u
Stijgen 324 m
Afdalen 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 ...

2
van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Estella
Estella to Los Arcos
Niveau Licht
Afstand 20,8 km
Duur 5:00 u
Stijgen 323 m
Afdalen 296 m

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van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Los Arcos
Los Arcos to Logrono
Niveau Matig
Afstand 27,7 km
Duur 7:30 u
Stijgen 333 m
Afdalen 400 m

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van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Logroño
Logrono to Najera
Niveau Matig
Afstand 26,6 km
Duur 7:00 u
Stijgen 326 m
Afdalen 237 m

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

van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Niveau Matig
Afstand 21,4 km
Duur 5:30 u
Stijgen 425 m
Afdalen 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 ...

van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Santo Domingo de la Calzada
Santa Domingo de la Calzada to Belorado
Niveau Matig
Afstand 22,5 km
Duur 6:00 u
Stijgen 294 m
Afdalen 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 ...

van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Belorado
Belorado to San Juan de Ortega
Niveau Matig
Afstand 23,6 km
Duur 6:00 u
Stijgen 473 m
Afdalen 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 ...

van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Barrios de Colina
San Juan de Ortega to Burgos
Niveau Matig
Afstand 25,8 km
Duur 7:00 u
Stijgen 133 m
Afdalen 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 ...

van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Burgos
Burgos to Hornillos
Niveau Licht
Afstand 21,4 km
Duur 5:30 u
Stijgen 120 m
Afdalen 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.

van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure
Dagwandeling · Hornillos del Camino
Hornillos to Castrojeriz
Niveau Licht
Afstand 19,6 km
Duur 5:00 u
Stijgen 178 m
Afdalen 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 ...

van Minna Harshbarger,   Macs Adventure