FRENCH WAY CAMINO FRANCE
The French Way Camino France is the most famous of all the Camino de Santiago routes, featuring in many documentaries, books and movies such as ‘The Way’.
While St Jean Pied de Port is the official starting point of the French Way, many also choose to start their Camino from other points along the route. The most popular starting point is the town of Sarria, in Galicia, 111km away from Santiago.
The last section of the French Way from Sarria to Santiago is also the most social part of the route, where you will meet many fellow pilgrims and find the real spirit and camaraderie of the Camino!
Along the French Way, you will discover beautiful cities, charming medieval towns and stunning landscapes: the Pyrenees, the vineyards of La Rioja, the vast open spaces of the Meseta, the rugged mountains of LÃ©on and O Cebreiro and finally the peaceful hills of rural Galicia before reaching Santiago de Compostela.
This is the full itinerary for the Camino French Way (or Camino France), with traditional stages. Please note that ‘split days’ have not been included in the table.