Camino de Santiago from Burgos to León

Through the Lands of Castilla y León this Camino de Santiago travels from Burgos to León (French Way) with enormous Jacobean meaning, with its small and austere towns. The extensive plains will be our traveling companions, as well as ancient bridges, a multitude of beautiful Romanesque churches, among which are some of the most beautiful on the Camino de Santiago.

Route that will mark us, because it will help us to reflect, meditate and think about the numerous moments that it will provide.

Burgos
Stoves
Castrojeriz
Fromista
Carrión de los Condes
Calzadilla de la Cueza
Sahagún
Burgo Ranero
Mansilla de las Mulas
Leon
Remember that in Mundiplus we adapt the kilometers of the stages of the Camino de Santiago from Burgos according to your needs.
We prepare this French Way route for people traveling alone, such as for groups of friends and / or family.
THE RATE INCLUDES TRAVEL ASSISTANCE INSURANCE FOR YOUR SAFETY AND PEACE OF MIND.
NO CANCELLATION FEES FOR COVID 19.

Itinerary French Way from Burgos (11 days-10 nights-9 stages)

Day 1: Arrival in Burgos. Accommodation.
Day 2: Burgos – Hornillos Stage (21,41 kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 5h 15m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Our first stage in Castilla, completely flat.

Vast and lonely plains, which will help us to our "inner thought", if we wish. We will visit small towns with towns of great tradition and history, such as Tardajos and Rabé de las Calzadas.

Arrival at Hornillos. End of the stage Accommodation.

Day 3: Hornillos – Castrojeriz Stage (20,33 km)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 5h

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Similar to the previous stage, it does not present any difficulty. The road layout is typical medieval.

We highlight the ruins of the Convent of San Antón, before reaching Castrojeríz, with its Gothic arches.

Castrojeriz, monumental town, where we can visit the old Collegiate Church of the Virgen del Manzano, Church of Santo Domingo and the Church of San Juan Bautista.

Arrival to Castrojeriz. End of the stage Accommodation.

Day 4: Castrojeriz – Fromista Stage (25,38 kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 6h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

We entered Tierra de Campos. As soon as we leave Castrojeriz, we are presented with the Alto de Mostelares, on a steep climb.

A very attractive stage, where we will find the impressive Fitero Bridge, over the Pisuerga River, the Gothic Chapel of San Nicolás, Boadilla del Camino, with its magnificent Jurisdictional Scroll where you can see this impressive stone column that gives authority to the town to impart justice in the area. And a little before entering the town of Fromista you will come across the impressive Canal de Castilla, built in the XNUMXth-XNUMXth centuries for the transport of merchandise, mainly grain. Canal declared a Site of Cultural Interest.

In Fromista, the impressive Church of San Martín de Fromista, a jewel of the Romanesque, by itself, already justifies this stage.

Arrival to Fromista. End of the stage Accommodation.

Day 5: Fromista-Carrión de los Condes Stage (19,25)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 4h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage that takes place mainly, along a curious pathway parallel to the road.

In Villalcazar de Sirga, its splendid Church of Santa María la Blanca, of possible Templar origin, with the Chapel of Santiago, is the most important monument of this stage and one of the best on the French Way.

Arrival to Carrion de los Condes. End of the stage Accommodation.

Day 6: Stage Carrión de los Condes – Calzadilla de la Cueza (17,38 kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 4h 15m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

One of the loneliest stages of the Camino, since, from its beginning, we will not pass through any locality, with the exception of the old Abbey of Benevivere “Bien vivir”

Carrión de los Condes offers us a visit to the Monastery of San Zoilo, Romanesque Church of Santiago, with its fabulous cover of 22 figures and the Church of Santa María del Camino.

Arrival in Calzadilla de la cueza. End of the stage Accommodation.

Day 7: Stage Calzadilla de la Cueza – Sahagún (22,40 km)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 5h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Unlike the previous stage, we will find small towns with adobe houses. Our route will, almost always, run along compact dirt tracks, close to the road.

Terradillos de los Templarios and San Nicolás del Real Camino, are the main places of passage.

At the entrance to Sahagún, we find the gem of the Romanesque-Mudejar Ermíta stage of the Virgen del Puente.

Sahagún gives us the magnificent Mudejar jewels such as the Churches of San Lorenzo and San Tirso.

Arrival to Sahagun. End of the stage Accommodation.

Day 8: Sahagun-Burgo Ranero stage (18 kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 4h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

The stage will run along the Royal French Way, between cereal fields, the Leon moor and with Bercianos del Real Camino, as the main town on the route. A favorable stage for meditation and silence, if you wish.

Arrival to Burgo Ranero. End of the stage Accommodation.

Day 9: Stage Burgo Ranero-Mansilla de las Mulas (19 Kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 4h 45m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage very similar to the previous one, which runs very close to the road and along dirt tracks, along the Royal French Way.

Villamarcos and Reliegos are the only towns that we will meet until we reach Mansilla de las Mulas.

In Mansilla we highlight the walls, which surround a large part of the city.

Arrival to Mansilla de las mules. End of the stage Accommodation.

Day 10: Mansilla de las Mulas-León Stage (18 Kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 4h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

The first part of the stage runs near cereal fields and agricultural plains to, after Puente Villarente, progress through some industrial centers and residential areas, before entering the urban center of León.

The Cathedral of León and the Royal Collegiate Church of San Isidoro are the emblematic monuments of the city.

Arrival to León. End of the stage. Accommodation. If you have more days you can extend your Camino de Santiago from León.

Day 11: Breakfast-End of our services
Accommodations

The accommodations we offer our clients are of high quality and all the rooms are private and have their own exclusive bathroom, as well as the necessary services for your comfort. All establishments have been supervised and selected by Viajes Mundiplus, based on the satisfaction expressed by our clients over the years. On our routes, we never offer Hostels.

As they are free choice dates in which they can make the Camino, and when dealing with accommodations with limited capacity, the exact name of them will be provided once they have made the firm reservation of their trip, and verified their availability.

Our primary objective is your tranquility, rest and enjoyment on the Camino de Santiago.

You can then see and display a wide selection of some of our usual accommodations where you could stay.

Price

Double room with breakfast
€ 735 per person
Double room with breakfast and dinner en route
€ 920 per person
Route Information
  • Camino de Santiago from Burgos
    • Total distance: 181 kms
  • Dates: Free choice. You choose the day!
    • The trip must be booked at least 1 week before the date you have decided.
  • Applicable Discounts:
    • € 25 for children under 12 in a shared room
    • € 20 / person for groups of 4 or more
    • € 25 / person for groups of 10 or more
  • Accommodations in Hotels, Cottages, Hostels
  • Diet to choose:
    • Special breakfast
    • Half Board (Breakfast and dinner)
  • Travel assistance insurance in Spain
  • Roadside assistance vehicle in case of emergency
  • Informative dossier of the road / stages profiles
  • Roadside telephone assistance
  • Luggage transfer in the stages
    • 1 suitcase per person, maximum 23Kgs
  • Gifts
    • Pilgrim's credential
    • Pilgrim's Scallop
  • IVA

Remember that the cost of the optional services you choose will be added to the base price of the route.

  • Supplement habitación individual
    • Consult rate
  • Additional luggage
    • If you carry more than 1 suitcase per person
  • Cancellation Insurance (Spanish)
  • Cancellation Insurance (Foreigners)