Back to Santiago from the Primitive North (April – May 2017)

Our April / May, 2017 Camino from Hendaye, France to Santiago de Compostela (812km) through Irun, San Sebastián, Bilbao, Santander, Oviedo and Lugo.
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Stages, distances, times, hotels, prices

Some final thoughts

Melanie’s thoughts as we end our Camino
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A Plan Postponed, A Dream on Hold

Language preparations are well underway

T minus three weeks and counting….

We are off!

Day 0 – French border to Irun, 2.0km, 0.5hrs, 19 April

Day 1 – Irun to San Sebastián, 25.3km, 8.5hrs, 20 April (Mrs. R’s birthday)

Day 2 – San Sebastián to Zarautz, 22.7km, 8.0 hrs, 21 April

Day 3 – Zarautz to Deba, 24.6km, 7.5hrs, 22 April

Day 4 – Deba to Markina, 24.0km, 8.75hrs, 23 April

Day 5 – Markina to Gernika, 24.6km, 8.25hrs, 24 April

Day 6 – Gernika to Zamudio, 23.6km, 7.5hrs, 25 April

Day 7 – Zamudio to Portulagete, 27.2km, 7.5hrs, 26 April

Day 8 – Potrulagete to Castro Urdiales, 27.6km, 8.5hrs, 27 April

Day 9 – Castro Urdiales to Laredo, 31.0km, 10.0hrs, 28 April

Day 10 – Laredo to Güemes, 28.0km, 9.0hrs, 29 April

Day 11 – Güemes to Mompia, 25.4km, 8.0hrs, 30 April

Day 12 – Mompia to Santillana del Mar, 22.4km, 7.25hrs, 1 May

Day 13 – Santillana del Mar to Comillas, 21.1km, 8.0hrs, 2 May

Day 14 – Comillas to Unquera, 28.0km, 7.25hrs, 3 May

Day 15 – Unquera to Llanes, 27.5km, 8.0hrs, May the Fourth be with you

Day 16 – Llanes to Cuerres, 24.4km, 7.0 hours, Cinco de Mayo

Day 17 – Cuerres to La Isla, 24.0km, 8.0hrs, 6 May

Day 18 – La Isla to Villavicoisa, 20.8km, 6.0hrs, 7 May

Day 19 – Villavicoisa to Pola de Siero, 26.0km, 8.0hrs, 8 May

Day 20 – Pola de Siero to Oviedo, 17.0km, 5.0 hrs, 9 May

Day 21 – Oviedo to Grado, 25.7km, 7.5hrs, 10 May

Day 22 – Grado to La Espina, 29.9km, 9.0hrs, 11 May

Day 23 – La Espina to Campiello 24.7km, 6.5hrs, 12 May

Day 24 – Campiello to Berducedo via Las Hospitales Route, 28.8km.,9.0hrs, 13 May

Day 25 – Berducedo to Castro, 25.8km, 9.0hrs, 14 May

Day 26 – Castro to A Fonsagrada, 22.4km, 5.5hrs, 15 May

Day 27 – A Fonsagrada to O Cádavo, 25.4km, 7.5hrs, 16 May

Day 28 – O Cávado to Lugo, 32.0km, 8.0hrs, 17 May

Day 29 – Lugo to Ferreira, 28.2km, 7.5hrs, 18 May

Day 30 – Ferreira to Ribadiso, 31.0km, 8.0hrs, 19 May

Day 31 – Ribadiso to Lavacolla, 31.9km, 9.0hrs, 20 May

Day 32 – Lavacolla to Santiago, 9.9km, 3.0hrs, 21 May