Calum's Cabin, Camino Finisterre Trek 2024

23rd - 30th September 2024

A 5-day, 100km spectacular trek to the ‘end of the world’!

Finisterre translates as the “end of the world” and for many pilgrims they feel that their journey is only complete when they can walk no more— hence the walk from Santiago to Finisterre on the Atlantic Coast.

Starting from the magnificent cathedral in Santiago, we walk for 5 days through the Galician countryside and medieval villages to finish up at the Atlantic ocean.

It is here that pilgrims would traditionally burn their boots after completing their pilgrimage. Only the hardiest of pilgrims complete this quieter route and for this reason, the sense of camaraderie is incredible!

Brief Itinerary:

Day 1: Depart Edinburgh on a flight to Porto, transfer to Santiago de Compostela

Day 2: Trek Santiago-Negreria (21km/6-7hrs trek) 

Day 3: Trek Negreria- Maronas (21km/6hrs trekking)

Day 4:  Trek Maronas-As Carizas (22km/7hrs trekking)

Day 5:  Trek As Carizas-Muxia (23km/7hrs trekking)

Day 6:  Trek Muxia – Finisterre (15km /4hrs trekking) 

Day 7: Free morning, transfer to Porto, overnight hotel.

Day 8: Depart Porto for Edinburgh

What is Included

  • Internal road transfers 
  • Local mountain guides
  • Shared accommodation in hotels, hostels and Albergue
  • All food unless otherwise stated
  • Celebration dinner

What is not Included

  • Lunch on day 1 and 7, dinner day 7 
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Flights to/from Scotland
  • UK doctor (dependant on final numbers)

You are expected to raise an additional £1000 or more in sponsorship for Calum’s Cabin over and above the trip costs.

http://www.calumscabin.com/ 

*costs are based on a minimum of 8 travelling and may increase if numbers are lower

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