Tasting the Camino: Way of St.James + Santiago de Compostela visit


Tour Number

Activity Level



Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3



Spanish (fluent), Italian (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Enjoy the last 2 miles of the famous Camino.

Here's the possibility of tasting a unique experience: walking the last 2 miles (4, 5 km) or 6 miles of the Way of St. James from Monte do Gozo or Lavacolla - the very first place from which pilgrims saw Santiago de Compostela before going on in the trail.
Once arrived, we will visit the streets, squares and gardens of the old part of town as well as comment some façades of the XII century Cathedral, giving you indications of the best places to enjoy tapas and wine for a great spanish lunch!


The official Camino trail that leads from Monte do Gozo to Santiago de Compostela main Obradoiro square.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meeting will be established in Santiago in the lobby of your Hotel in Santiago de Compostela

End location: The Tour will end in the Obradoiro square in Santiago de Compostela

Duration: 3 hours 30 min.


Taxi will be booked and used to take us to the starting point in Monte do Gozo.

What’s Included

Taxi Transport to Monte do Gozo from the established meeting point in Santiago de Compostela; my escort and tour guide service provided during the walk; walking Tour of the historical town of Santiago de Compostela.

What’s Extra

Cathedral tickets and all that is NOT included in the 'What's Included' box.

A Recent Review of this tour

Italo was extremely knowledgeable and put the Camino in both historical and modern context. While ~ 3km is no substitute for the real thing, it was an extremely informative overview of this important phenomenon.
Peter Berkery

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