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SPAIN To find out more visit The Santiago Trail 7 nights from £949^ ACTIVE Your tour includes l l 7 nights in hotels 14 meals: 7 breakfasts and 7 dinners Water and wine with dinner Official 'Camino' walking guide for the duration of the tour Official guided tour of Santiago de Compostela Cathedral Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £20 if not required§ l Walk the legendary `Way of St James' from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela, on this special Saga walking tour following the final, scenic leg through Galicia l l NEW Plus all this... Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ Return flights and transfers Porterage at all hotels. l l l Scallop shells signpost `The Way' Santiago de Compostela Amenal Arzúa Melide Palas de Rei Portomarin Sarria Spain nights in hotel Santiago de Compostela ACTIVITY LEVEL Follow the final, scenic 120-kilometre stretch of the 'Way of St James' through verdant Galicia, from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, entirely on foot. On this rewarding seven-night walking tour you'll be free to set your own pace each day and will be accompanied by a local Camino expert. Day 1: UK to Santiago to Sarria. Fly to Santiago de Compostela. Stay overnight at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Alfonso IX. D Day 2: Sarria to Portomarin. 22 kilometres. Set off on your journey from medieval Sarria following paved tracks and rural bridleways. Stay overnight at the locally rated 3-star Pousada de Portomarin. B, D Day 3: Portomarin to Palas de Rei. 25 kilometres. Walk in sight of Mount Ligonde and ascend Mount San Antonio before following paths passing Romanesque churches and the ancient pilgrimage hospital of San Salvador. Stay overnight at the locally rated 3-star Complejo La Cabana. B, D Day 4: Palas de Rei to Arzua. 30 kilometres. Leave Palas de Rei by the Campo dos Romeiros, a traditional meeting place for pilgrims to enter the medieval village of Lebroreiro and embark on the longest walk of your holiday. Pass through woodland, pausing in Melide which marks the halfway point. Stay overnight at the locally rated 2-star Hotel Vila Peregrina. B, D Day 5: Arzua to Amenal. 22 kilometres. Your walk continues through O Pino, with the opportunity to pause either at the medieval shrine of Santa Irene or the town of O Pedrouzo. Stay overnight at the locally rated 1-star Hotel Bello. B, D Day 6: Amenal to Santiago de Compostela. 22 kilometres. Continue through pine forests, descending to Santiago, passing Monte do Gozo. Stay two nights at the locally rated 3-star Hotel Gelmirez. B, D Day 7: Santiago de Compostela. Today, enjoy a guided tour of the cathedral, set in the heart of the UNESCO-listed old town, and receive the final stamp at the cathedral's Pilgrim's Office and your certificate, or `Compostela'. Tonight enjoy a farewell dinner in a traditional restaurant in the old town. B, D Day 8: Santiago to UK. Travel to the airport for your return flight to the UK. B Please note: walks each day will range between 20 and 30 kilometres over varied terrain with some steep up or downhill sections, therefore a good level of fitness is essential. "The Santiago Trail can mean different things to different people but if there is one thing that everyone realises, is that it's an extraordinary experience, a holiday like no other. One that you need to tick off your bucket list!" Charlotte Cairns, Product and Purchasing Executive Selected optional excursions now available to book in advance Extra dates added due to popular demand SAVE up to £150 ^on all advertised Plus SAVE an additional £50 Prices from: Apr 6, 2019 May 1 Jun 5 Sep 4 Sep 18 Oct 2 Single Supplement: From £224 departures when you book by Jan 31, 2019 on all advertised prices when you book by Jan 31, 2019 1099 949 1129 1049 1279 1179 1229 1149 1199 1099 1129 1049 The Santiago Trail. Holiday code: CT686. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing, include savings as advertised and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £20 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights. Getting You There Prices are based on easyJet from Gatwick. To book, please visit your Travel Agent 53