Camino French Way

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Camino French Way

This is the Camino French Way or The Camino Frances, starting from the Pyrenees across northern Spain to Santiago de Compostela. The French way is the most popular and well-travelled of the pilgrim roads to Santiago. Three of the main routes through France (from Paris, Vézelay and le Puy-en-Velay) feed into it from the French side of the Pyrenees. The fourth, from Arles, joins it 3 to 4 days later (walking) in Puente la Reina.

The Route, some 778km long, begins either in Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port (“St. John at the Foot of the Pass”) on the French side of the Pyrenees or 27km later in Roncesvalles (Roncevaux in French, the “Valley of Thorns”) in Spain. It passes through Pamplona, Puente la Reina, Estella, Logroño, Burgos, León, Astorga, Ponferrada and Sarria before it reaches the “City of the Apostle” inGalicia. The route takes, on average, four to six weeks to complete.

Adventure Holidays offers different self guided walking and cycling tours on the Camino Frances. You can choose an individual stage, a couple of stages or the whole route from St Jean Pied de Port to Santiago de Compostela.


For groups of 6 or more please contact us. We offer groups discounts, private coach transfers and group luggage transfers. We can arrange local guides to escort your group, pre book restaurants and arrange private visits along the way. Get in touch to discuss your groups requirements.

Tailor Made For You

The itineraries below are our most popular itineraries. We can tailor make any customised itinerary on any of the Camino routes. If you’d prefer shorter distances on some days.  If you would like to start or end on a different town or would like to take a few rest days along the way, just get in touch and we would be happy to work with you to design the perfect Camino Itinerary.

Camino Tours

Camino Stage 1
Camino Stage 1 St Jean Pied de Port to Estella
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Camino Stage 2
French Camino Stage 2 Estella to Burgos
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French Camino Stage 3 Burgos to Astorga
French Camino Stage 3 Burgos to Astorga
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French Camino Stage 4 Astorga to Santiago
French Camino Stage 4 Astorga to Santiago
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Camino French Way
Camino Way Sarria To Santiago de Compostela
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Camino Portuguese Way
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What we do

We put together the trip for you: reserve the hotels, transfer the luggage and organise your transfers to the start of your itineraries. Included in our trips is a complete Road book with detailed itineraries, information for visits along the way, a detailed map and total peace of mind with our 24-hour local support. We work with local operators through-out each destination that are passionate about their regions.

At Adventure Holidays we offer something for everyone. If you are young or old, single, a couple, travelling with friends, with teenagers or young children. If you are Active, fit, super fit, enjoy action packed days or prefer a more leisurely pace. If you enjoy the independence of a self guided holiday or perhaps the company of a small group guided holiday we have something for you.


Your Accommodation

Where you rest your head after an active day is hugely important to us. We go to great lengths to find properties that are unique expressions of the region you are travelling through. Think of them as the charming and intimate garnish atop your trip. 

Whether nestled in the heart of a village or lost in the countryside and surrounded by nature, all accommodations are chosen using a strict criteria of comforthospitality, and authentic charm. We like to use locally run independent small hotels, guest houses and B&Bs instead of the larger “chain” hotels.  All of them are hand-picked, visited, and re-visited by our local partners. On most of our holidays you will be staying in different hotels and their  uniqueness and individual character only adds to the enjoyment of your holiday. You will also benifit with knowledge that your trip is contributing to local economies, and supporting local family run businesses.

You will be welcomed in a double or twin room (2 beds) – based on double occupancy.
All of our rooms have private bathrooms.
Individual rooms are possible upon request when you book; they are subject to availability and incur a supplemental fee.
For biking trips, all of our inns have a safe place to keep bicycles for the night

On some of our holidays we offer different type of accommodations. i.e.,  guesthouse and boutique hotels. If this is not listed as an option ask us and well try and arrange what suits you. If you have questions about the accommodation, require an upgrade, have a specific dietary requirement just ask us using the enquiry button on the tour page or give us a call.