Camino Santiago on foot: Ferrol-Santiago

The Jacobean pilgrimage had great fame throughout medieval Europe, beginning in the twelfth century.

Scandinavians, Flemings, English, Scots and Irish used with great intensity the roads of the sea to reach Ferrol and A Coruña, enclaves that, thanks to its strategic location, are the two starting points of the English Way.

Ferrol
Neda
Puentedeume
Betanzos
Sigueiro
Santiago de Compostela
Remember that in Mundiplus we can adapt the kilometers of the stages according to your needs and physical condition.
We prepare the route for people traveling alone, as well as for groups of friends and / or family.

Camino Inglés itinerary from Ferrol (7 days-6 nights-5 stages)

Day 1: Arrival in Ferrol. Accommodation.
Day 2: Ferrol-Puentedeume Stage (28.5 kms)
Difficulty: Medium Duration: 8h

Breakfast and start of the stage.

We begin our pilgrimage in Ferrol, on the docks of Coruxeiras.

Stage marked by the passage through the most significant places of Ferrol and the proximity of the ria de Ferrol at all times, skirting it to get to Neda and Fene.

Next and very close to the sea, we advance to the Magdalena beach, after crossing its impressive bridge, get to Puentedeume, with the Tower of the homage of the Castillo de los Andrade, the Church of Santiago and the Town Hall, as more outstanding monuments.

Arrival in Puentedeume. End of the stage.

RECOMMENDATION!!

For those people with little physical preparation or who prefer to perform the stage more calmly and relaxed, It would be advisable to divide the stage in two days:

- Stage: Ferrol - Neda (15 Kms)

- Stage: Neda - Puentedeume (13.5 Kms)

Day 3: Puentedeume-Betanzos Stage (21 kms)
Difficulty: Low Duration: 5h 15m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage that goes through the interior, with small villages and in constant small ups and downs, with beautiful stretches of tracks and roads, until we reach My no, first part of the route, returning to the sea again.

Starting in Miño, we return to the interior, in a terrain very similar to the one we had, until we reached the monumental Betanzos, to which we accede crossing the river Mandeo by A Ponte Vella.

As significant places, they stand out: the Church of Santiago, Convent of San Francisco, Church of Santa María de Azogue and the Church of San Domingos.

Arrival in Betanzos. End of the stage.

Day 4: Stage Betanzos-Bruma (24.5 kms)
Difficulty: Medium Duration: 7h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage with a predominantly rural environment from which we will no longer see the sea, throughout our Camino, and the one that presents the greatest difficulties with respect to its orography, mainly in its last third, with the rise to Fontela and A Malata.

In this stage it is worth highlighting: Church of San Antonio de Cos, Y Presedo Bridge.

Arrival to Bruma. End of the stage.

Day 5: Bruma-Sigueiro Stage (24.8 Kms)
Difficulty: Low Duration: 6h 15m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

In this stage, the two roads are already joined, the one that we take from Ferrol and the one that starts in A Coruña.

Stage very similar to the previous one, with shortage of populated nuclei. Areas of ample groves and paths between mountains, as well as numerous springs.

Highlights the Capela de Bruma, Church of San Paio de Buscás and the Church of San Xiao de Poulo, just like him Bridge of Sigueiro.

Arrival in Sigueiro. End of the stage.

Day 6: Etapa Sigueiro-Santiago de Compostela (16.5 kms)
Difficulty: Low Duration: 4h

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Once crossed the Puente de Sigueiro, over the Tambre river, we enter the municipality of Santiago.

The route goes through the «Fonte do Inglés» and the Tambre industrial estate, to then enter Meixonfrio and we are already at the entrance of our desired destination.

Arrival in Santiago de Compostela.

Day 7: Breakfast-End of our services

¿DID YOU KNOW WHAT ... in the town of Betanzos you can eat one of the best omelettes of Spanish Potatoes?

Accommodation

The accommodations that we offer to our clients are from great quality and all rooms have a private 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 customers over the years. On our routes, we never offer hostels.

As they are dates of free election in which they can carry out the Camino, and when they are accommodation with limited capacity, the exact name of the same will be provided once they have made the firm reservation of their trip, and verified the availability in them.

Our primary objective is his tranquility, rest and enjoy the Camino de Santiago.

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

Price

Double room with breakfast
€ 470 per person
24 and 25 July (Fiestas Apóstol): Check rate.
Double room with breakfast and dinner en route (Santiago breakfast only)
€ 560 per person
24 and 25 July (Fiestas Apóstol): Check rate.
Route information
  • English way from Ferrol
    • Total distance: 121 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 people or more
    • € 25 / person for groups of 10 people or more
  • Accommodations in Hotels, Cottages, Hostels
  • Diet to choose:
    • Special breakfast
    • Half board (Breakfast and dinner, Santiago de Compostela breakfast only)
  • Travel assistance insurance in Spain
  • Information dossier of the road / profiles stages
  • Assistance vehicle en route in case of emergency
  • Telephone assistance en route
  • Transfer of luggage in the stages
    • 1 suitcase per person, maximum 23Kgs
  • Gifts
    • Pilgrim's Credential
    • Pilgrim scallop
  • VAT

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

  • Supplement single room
    • € 25 / night (If you travel alone)
  • Extra night in Santiago
    • € 60 / person (Double room with breakfast)
  • Additional luggage
    • If you carry more than 1 suitcase per person
  • 1 Day Excursions (Bus)
    • Finisterre (Costa da morte) and / or Rias Baixas
  • Cancellation Insurance (Spanish)
  • Insurance Cancellation (Foreigners)