23936
Spain

The Greatest Road With Women in Europe: The Camino de Santiago

Explore one of the world’s great walking routes with other inspiring women as you learn about cathedrals, religious icons and medieval Europe along the wondrous Camino De Santiago.
Program No. 23936RJ
Length
14 days
Starts at
4,629
Flights start at
750

At a Glance

Join a group of adventurous women for a memorable walking adventure along the Camino de Santiago, one of the most famous paths in the world. Over Roman causeways, medieval roads, wooden bridges and lush landscapes, people for centuries made their pilgrimage across Northern Spain to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. Step back into the Middle-Ages as you enter Gothic buildings and saunter through the Romanesque churches and villages that dot the Camino de Santiago. Following in footsteps that are more than 1,000 years old, walk along the greatest road in Europe and experience the legends, architecture, food and wine on this adventure just for women.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Hiking 4-8 miles over mixed terrain; rocky and steep at times. Sturdy walking/hiking shoes are required. Elevations up to 4,900 feet.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Study the mysterious legends of the Camino de Santiago and the medieval architecture of Leon alongside local experts.
  • Seek out the “Holy Galician Grail” in O'Cebreiro, a centuries-old chalice with a fascinating history.
  • Join your group of inspiring women in savoring Castilian cuisine in Leon to get an authentic taste of local culture.
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