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THE SAINT JAMES WAY - Camino de Santiago de Compostela 2018 / Le Puy Way

From Le Puy en Velay to St Jean Pied de Port

For centuries, these long-distance footpaths have been used by pilgrims and walkers. Following these tracks steeped in history and visiting so many different places, you will be entranced by the richness and variety of the areas you pass through. This long-distance footpath is probably the most ancient of its kind. It follows the route of the "Via Agrippa" marked out by the Romans between Lyon and Toulouse. You will be able to choose the section you wish to walk anywhere between Le Puy and Santiago de Compostela.

From Le Puy en Velay to St Jean Pied de Port

What we offer
 [From Le Puy en Velay to Nasbinals 2018] -  [From Nasbinals to Conques 2018] -  [From Le Puy en Velay to Conques 2018] -  [From Conques to Cahors 2018] -  [From Figeac to Cahors through the Cele Valley 2018] -  [From Figeac to Cahors via Rocamadour 2018] -  [From Cahors to Lectoure 2018] -  [From Lectoure to Aire sur Adour 2018] -  [From Aire sur Adour to St Jean Pied de Port 2018] -
From Le Puy en Velay to Conques 2018 cross-hiking Self-guided
Cost per person
Single bedroom
Single participant
Bookings not available at this time

Single bedroom: Supplement for single bedroom - Single participant: Supplement for Single Participant -
ProgrammeDAY 1: Arrival at the hotel in Le Puy at the end of the afternoon, dinner and overnight stay.

DAY 2: Le Puy - St Privat 23 km

DAY 3: St Privat - Saugues 18 km

DAY 4: Saugues - Les Faux 26 km

DAY 5: Les Faux - Aumont 21 km

DAY 6: Aumont - Nasbinals 26 km

DAY 7: Nasbinals - St Chély 17 km

DAY 8: St Chély - Espalion 22 km

DAY 9: Espalion - Estaing 11 km

DAY 10: Estaing - Espeyrac : 25 km or
Estaing - Golinhac : 16 km

DAY 11: Espeyrac - Conques : 13 km or
Golinhac -Conques : 21.5 km

DAY 12: Holiday ends after breakfast at Conques .

Description sheet Document PDFWalks in France St James Way Le Puy Conques 2018.pdf

Duration12 days, 11 nights and 10 days' walking

CommentsIt is possible to arrange to do several sections of the pilgrims' way.

Comments1* and 2** hotels.

Getting thereRailway stations (Gare SNCF) at Le Puy en Velay and at Rodez or St Christophe-Vallon.

GradientSuitable for everyone; 3 to 8 hours' walking per day.
Gentle slopes.

Level of difficultyNiveau 2

The price includes: - Half board accommodation
- the carriage of luggage
- a guidebook (one guidebook for 1-2 people)
- the tourist tax (‘taxe de séjour')

The price DOES NOT includes : -The midday picnic
- insurance; drinks
- personal spending
- the cost of getting from your home to the starting point, or getting home again after the holiday
- any taxis or shuttles taking you back to your car
- any extra transport for shortening sections of the walk
- parking fees.
- booking fees (15 € per person)
- the extra charge for postage outside France (15 €)

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