Camino de Santiago from Gijón to Ribadeo

The Camino de Santiago from Gijón begins with its magnificent San Lorenzo Beach and runs, to a large extent, parallel to the Cantabrian Sea, dotted with beautiful coastal towns such as Pitu (Cudillero), Navia, Luarca, Tapia de Casariego and, with an end spectacular in Ribadeo, overlooking the river that gives its name to the town. Beautiful Casonas de Indianos, we will come across many places on this route of the Northern Way.

The Pitu
Soto de Luiña
To charity
Remember that in Mundiplus we can adapt the kilometers of the stages of the Camino de Santiago from Gijón according to your needs and physical condition.
We prepare this Camino del Norte route for people traveling alone, as well as for groups of friends and / or family.

Itinerary Camino de Santiago del Norte from Gijón (9 days-8 nights- 7 stages)

Day 1: Arrival in Gijón. Accommodation.
Day 2: Gijón-Avilés Stage (24,6 kms)
Difficulty: Medium Duration: 6h

Breakfast and start of the first stage of our Camino de Santiago from Gijón.

Stage that covers industrial areas, with enough asphalt. The only difficulty of the stage will be the climb to Monte Areo (Technological and Industrial Park)

The stage passes through the towns of Pavierno-Santa Eulalia (Carreño) –Zancornio – Tabaza – Trasona, before arriving in Aviles.

We highlight in the stage, the Church of Santa Eulalia, in Carreño and the Old Town of Avilés.

Arrival in Aviles. Accommodation.

Day 3: Avilés – El Pitu Stage (26,9 kms)
Difficulty: Medium Duration: 6h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage that passes with a stretch of quite asphalt and constant unevenness, up and down. Areas of eucalyptus forests and the passage of the Nalón River, will meet us on the route.

La cultural jewel of the stage is the Castillo de San Martin, in Soto del Barco, Palacio de Valdecarzana and Vallehermoso, in Muros de Nalon.

In the Pitu, we highlight the Selgas Palace and the Church of Jesús de Nazareno.

A must visit to Cudillero, which is 1,5 km away, considered one of the most beautiful towns in Spain.

Arrival to El Pitu. Accommodation.

Day 4: Stage El Pitu- Soto de Luiña (10,5 kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 2h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Short stage. Eminently rural area with frequent slopes, walking through areas very close to the N-632 and the A-8.

In Soto de Luiña, the most significant monument is the Church of Santa María.

Arrival to Soto de Luiña. Accommodation.

Day 5: Soto stage of Luiña-Cadavedo (22 Kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 5h 30m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage in which we leave the main population centers behind and we will walk very close to the N-632, through the CAmino Real de las Ballotas, very close to the coast, which makes it a stage of great beauty, due to its proximity to the sea and numerous small beaches, with constant descents and ascents.

We highlight the Playa del Silencio, between Ballota and Tablizo, as well as the Hermitage of Regalina, near Cadavedo, as the most interesting places to visit.

Arrival in Cadavedo. End of the stage

Day 6: Cadavedo – Luarca Stage (15,94 km)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 4h

Breakfast and start of the stage.

We will notice a contrast between the middle coastal mountain and the valleys near the Marina, with the typical towns of this area of ​​Asturias. The small difficulties of this stage will be the ascent in Canero and the ascent to the Mirador de la Atalaya in Luarca.

The most significant of the stage is presented in the splendid town of Luarca, with its viewpoints, the fishing port, the Lighthouse, Cemetery (one of the most beautiful in Spain, for its location facing the sea), as well as numerous houses of Indians

Arrival to Luarca. End of the stage

Day 7: Stage Luarca-A Charity (29 Kms)
Difficulty: Medium Duration: 7h 15m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage that passes through the Western Navy, with the Navia estuary, as the main focus of attraction. We will walk very close, or by the same N-634 in numerous Kms, with gentle slopes. Zone that already marks us, definitely, the Galician infusion in Asturias, due to its proximity.

The most significant monuments to be found at this stage are: Palacio de los Campo Osorio in Piñera. In Navia: the Hermitage of San Roque, Medieval Wall and Casonas de indianos. In Cartavio, the Parish Church of Santa María (XNUMXth century)

Arrival to Charity. End of the stage

Day 8: Stage A Charity-Ribadeo (21,5 Kms)
Difficulty: Easy Duration: 5h 15m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

The official tour presents a very comfortable stage, away from population centers, or take the option, by an alternative route, to approach the coast and visit the beautiful town of Tapia de Casariego. In both cases, we will enter Ribadeo, crossing the Puente de los Santos, which crosses the Eo estuary, giving its name to the beautiful city.

In Ribadeo, in addition to the beautiful views of the estuary, with Castropol and Vegadeo on the other side of it and, if we have time, we should not miss a visit to Playa de las Catedrales, 10 km from the city.

Arrival in Ribadeo. End of our Camino de Santiago from Ribadeo, If you have more days you can extend your Camino de Santiago from Ribadeo to Santiago.

Day 9: Breakfast-End of our services

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.


Double room with breakfast
€ 615 per person
July, August and September-Consult Supplement
Route Information
  • Northern Way from Gijón
    • Total distance: 140,44 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
  • Travel assistance insurance in Spain
  • Informative dossier of the road / stages profiles
  • Roadside telephone assistance
  • Luggage transfer in the stages
    • 1 suitcase per person, maximum 23Kgs
  • 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)