Galicia

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Rate 7.0 | 2 votes | No 10. in Spain
  • Henk Nouws June 1988
  • Rate 7
  • Positive Special people.
  • Negative Back in 1988 there were no marked trails. Probably it is better now.
  • Joke ter Weele June 1988
  • Rate 7
  • Positive Relatively unexplored, with isolated villages
  • Negative Few amenities for hikers, but that may have improved by now...
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Hiking Trails Map Spain Galicia

Hike Reports

  • via de la plata

  • pc22 February 2014
  • A walk from Portugal...Faro.... to Seville and then on up through Spain to Santiago Compostella ....Taking aprox 1month
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Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • The Way of St James - Spain
  • Guidebook to walking the Camino de Santiago pilgrim route, or Way of St James. A 778km trek through northern Spain from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port in the Pyrenees to Santiago de Compostela and onto Finisterre on the Galician coast. The camino usually takes between 4 and 5 weeks to hike. Guide to the Frances route, with maps and accommodation details. Read more
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United Kingdom
2013
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • The Northern Caminos
  • Guidebook to the Camino del Norte (Northern Caminos) pilgrim route through northern Spain to the sacred city of Santiago de Compostela. Includes stage-by-stage descriptions to the Camino del Norte (800km), Camino Primitivo, Camino Ingles (116km route) and the Camino de Finisterre, and provides advice, information on pilgrim hostels and more. Read more
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United Kingdom
2015
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Netherlands
2015
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2015
  • Spain's Sendero Histórico: The GR1
  • Guidebook to the 1250km of Spain's Sendero Historico (GR1), traversing northern Spain from Puerto de Tarna in the province of Leon in the west to the Mediterranean near L'Escala in Catalonia, through fascinating, varied landscapes and the foothills of the Pyrenees. Described in 53 stages, about 25km each in length, with detailed mapping. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2015
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2015
  • Wandelgids Spain's Sendero Historico: the GR1 | Cicerone
  • A step by step guide to walking the 1250km long Sendero Historico (the GR1) across northern Spain. Travelling from west to east, the GR1 starts at the Puerto de Tarna, on the border of Asturias and Castilla y Leon, heads east along the southern flank of the Cantabrian Mountains and the foothills of the Pyrenees before finishing on the... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2009
  • Tour of the Queyras
  • The Tour of the Queyras follows the GR58 and half of the GR541 trails. The 12-day Tour described in this guidebook crosses 24 cols, all above 2000m, with options to climb 17 summits of varying difficulty. This route is ideal for those new to Alpine trekking, but also provides optional challenges for the more experienced hiker and hillwalker. Read more
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United Kingdom
2009
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Netherlands
2009
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • The GR5 Trail - Vosges and Jura
  • Guidebook to a 687km (427 mile) trek through eastern France, traversing the Vosges and the Haut-Jura plateau. The route follows the GR53 from Wissembourg to Schirmeck, before picking up the central section of the GR5 from Schirmeck to Nyon on Lake Geneva, taking in wooded and grassy hills, river gorges and fascinating castle ruins. Read more
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United Kingdom
2017
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2017
  • Wandelgids The GR5 Trail Vosges and Jura | Cicerone
  • Uitstekende wandelgids van dit geweldige gebied. goed beschreven met veel praktische informatie om de route te kunnen lopen, inclusief redelijke kaarten. This guidebook describes a long-distance walking route through the delightful Vosges and Jura. Situated in France near the eastern border, the three regional parks of the Ballons des Vosges,... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • La Guadeloupe et ses îles à pied
  • La Guadeloupe et ses îles à pied, FFRP topo-guide Ref. No. D971, with 49 day walks of varying length and difficulty, plus coverage of the 65km-long GR1 across the mountains of the Basse Terre. The day walks include two on Marie-Galante, one on La Désirade, and two on Les Saintes islands. Each walk is presented on a separate colour extract from... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2015
  • Wandelgids D971 La Guadeloupe et ses îles... à pied | FFRP
  • Franstalige wandelgids met een beschrijving van een aantal dagtochten. Uitstekende beschrijvingen met duidelijk kaartmateriaal. Mislopen is nauwelijks mogelijk, maar ja .. de franse taal! Ook praktische informatie staat in deze gids. Alle gidsen bevatten een door ons toegevoegde uitgebreide frans - nederlandse wandelwoordenlijst. Basse et... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Islands of the Galician Coast National Park 25K CNIG Map/Guide
  • Islands of the Galician Coast National Park (PN Marítimo-Terrestre de las Islas Atlánticas de Galicia) at 1:25,000 on a contoured and GPS compatible map from IGN/CNIG with cartography from their topographic survey of Spain. The four groups of islands which form this national park are presented as a separate panel: Illa de Cortagada with the... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • Camino de Santiago, The Way of Saint James Pilgimage Route Guide
  • The first one-volume walking guide in English to the most popular long-distance route in Europe walked by British tourists. With the advent of low-cost airlines it is as cheap for the British tourist to go to mainland Europe as to the extremities of the UK - which is why in recent years continental long-distance routes have become increasingly... Read more
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United Kingdom
2014
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2014
  • Wandelgids - Pelgrimsroute Camino de Santiago | Aurum Press
  • Engelstalige beschrijving van de pelgrimsroute door Noord Spanje, vanaf de Pyreneeen naar Santiago en Finisterre, met wandelkaarten, praktische informatie Pilgrim's Trail Guide El Camino de Santiago by Sergi Ramis, Aurum Press El Camino de Santiago de Compostela is the ancient Christian pilgrimage route that has been travelled for over a... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2014
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2013
  • Pilgrim Paths in Ireland
  • In recent times the popularity of the Camino de Santiago has prompted renewed interest in pilgrim walks in Ireland. Increasing numbers now follow ancient Irish pilgrim paths to such holy places as Glencolumbkille, Croagh Patrick, Lough Derg and Glendalough. John G. O`Dwyer has walked - or, in the case of Clonmacnoise, cycled - the pilgrim... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • GR65: Chemins de St-Jacques, Geneva - Le Puy-en-Velay FFRP Topo-guide No. 650
  • Chemins de St-Jacques: Geneva - Le Puy-en-Velay, FFRP topoguide Ref. No. 650, covering a 360km section of the GR65 along one of the routes of the Way of St. James across France. Current edition of this title was published in March 2016.ABOUT THE FFRP (Fédération française de la randonnée pédestre) TOPOGUIDES: published in a handy A5 paperback... Read more
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Netherlands
2016
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • GR65 Chemins de Saint Jacques: Figeac - Moissac FFRP Topo-guide No. 652
  • Chemins de Saint Jacques: Figeac - Moissac, FFRP topoguide Ref. no. 652, covering one of the sections of the Way of St. James in France between Le Puy-en-Velay and the Pyrenees. The guide covers the main route along the GR65 from Figeac via Cahors to Moissac, but also includes sections of other GR routes, linking Figeac with la Romieu via... Read more
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Netherlands
2016
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • GR59/GR9/GRP: Tours et Traversées de l`Ain FFRP Topo-guide No. 901
  • Tours et Traversées de l`Ain, FFRP topoguide, Ref. No. 901, covering in all 949km of hiking trails in the French Jura between Lons-le-Saunier and the confluence of the Ain and the Rhône, including sections of GR 5, 9 and 9A. Current edition of this title was published in June 2014.ABOUT THE FFRP (Fédération française de la randonnée pédestre)... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2014
  • Wandelgids 901 Tours et traversées dans l'Ain GR9 | FFRP
  • Franstalige wandelgids met een beschrijving van een aantal dagtochten / rondwandelingen. Uitstekende beschrijvingen met duidelijk kaartmateriaal. Mislopen is nauwelijks mogelijk, maar ja .. de franse taal! Ook praktische informatie staat in deze gids. Alle gidsen bevatten een door ons toegevoegde uitgebreide frans - nederlandse... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2017
  • Sentiers de St- Jacques via le Puy - Moissac to Roncevaux GR65
  • Chemins de St- Jacques: Moissac - Roncevaux (Roncesvalles), FFRP topoguide Ref. no. 653, covering the last, 345-km long section of the Way of St. James in France along the GR65 between Le Puy-en-Velay to the Spanish border. Current edition of this title was published in May 2014.ABOUT THE FFRP (Fédération française de la randonnée pédestre)... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2017
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • GR65 Chemins de Saint Jacques: Figeac - Moissac FFRP Topo-guide No. 652
  • Chemins de Saint Jacques: Figeac - Moissac, FFRP topoguide Ref. no. 652, covering one of the sections of the Way of St. James in France between Le Puy-en-Velay and the Pyrenees. The guide covers the main route along the GR65 from Figeac via Cahors to Moissac, but also includes sections of other GR routes, linking Figeac with la Romieu via... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • GR58/GRP: Tour du Queyras FFRP Topo-guide No. 505
  • Tour du Queyras, FFRP topoguide Ref. No. 505, covering in addition to the tour of this picturesque mountain range several other circular routes within the Parc Régional du Queyras. Current edition of this title was published in July 2015.ABOUT THE FFRP (Fédération française de la randonnée pédestre) TOPOGUIDES: published in a handy A5 paperback... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2015
  • Wandelgids 505 Tour du Queyras - Parc naturel régional du Queyras GR58 | FFRP
  • Franstalige wandelgids met een beschrijving van een aantal dagtochten / rondwandelingen. Uitstekende beschrijvingen met duidelijk kaartmateriaal. Mislopen is nauwelijks mogelijk, maar ja .. de franse taal! Ook praktische informatie staat in deze gids. De gids bevat een lijst met overnachtingsadressen inclusief telefoonnummers en vaak aangevuld... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Guadarrama - Parque Natural de Penalara Editorial Alpina
  • Guadarrama - the western part of Sierra de Guadarrama north of Madrid at 1:25,000 on a contoured and GPS compatible map from Editorial Alpina, highlighting waymarked local and long-distance hiking trails, tourist accommodation, places of interest, etc.Vivid presentation of the topography is provided by contours at 10m intervals enhanced by... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • El Coronil
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Cornudella
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Almacellas CNIG Topographic Map 358
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 in the MTN50 (Mapa Topográfico Nacional) series from the Centro Nacional de Información Geografica, the country’s civilian survey organization. The maps have contours at 20m intervals, enhanced by relief shading, plus colouring and/or graphics to show different types of terrain, vegetation or... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Ayora
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Bienservida
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Olula del Rio CNIG Topographic Map 995
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 in the MTN50 (Mapa Topográfico Nacional) series from the Centro Nacional de Información Geografica, the country’s civilian survey organization. The maps have contours at 20m intervals, enhanced by relief shading, plus colouring and/or graphics to show different types of terrain, vegetation or... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Os de Balaguer CNIG Topographic Map 327
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 in the MTN50 (Mapa Topográfico Nacional) series from the Centro Nacional de Información Geografica, the country’s civilian survey organization. The maps have contours at 20m intervals, enhanced by relief shading, plus colouring and/or graphics to show different types of terrain, vegetation or... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Elda
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Tarazona de Aragon
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Santa Comba CNIG Topographic Map 69
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 in the MTN50 (Mapa Topográfico Nacional) series from the Centro Nacional de Información Geografica, the country’s civilian survey organization. The maps have contours at 20m intervals, enhanced by relief shading, plus colouring and/or graphics to show different types of terrain, vegetation or... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Arrabalde CNIG Topographic Map 269
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 in the MTN50 (Mapa Topográfico Nacional) series from the Centro Nacional de Información Geografica, the country’s civilian survey organization. The maps have contours at 20m intervals, enhanced by relief shading, plus colouring and/or graphics to show different types of terrain, vegetation or... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Villaluenga
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • La Velles
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Yecla
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Stage 1 - St Jean-Pied-de-Port to Logrono Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • Walk the first stage of the Camino de Santiago from St-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Logrono. Walk the first stage of the Camino de Santiago, from St Jean which straddles the French and Spanish border, to Logrono in the famous wine growing region of Rioja. Undoubtedly the toughest stage of the whole Camino de Santiago, but one filled with rewards.... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Camino Stage 4 - Leon to O'Cebreiro Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • Stage 4 of the Camino de Santiago takes you from the wonderful city of Leon to the quaint village of O'Cebriero. Walk from the beautiful city of Leon to O'Cebreiro on the Camino Frances. As you leave the plateau of Leon you will see the mountains up ahead as you head to Astorga. This part of the countryside is characterised by broom, heather,... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Camino del Norte Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • Walk the full Camino del Norte. A dramatic and sometimes challenging route to Santiago, this Camino more accurately reflects the true pilgrim experience. Taking you from San Sebastian along the north coast of Spain to Santiago de Compostela, the route alternates between dramatic coast, rugged Galician mountains and some of the best cities in... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Spanje - Asturië & Galicië
  • Wandelvakantie naar Spanjes groene noorden. Van de imposante kalkmassieven van de Picos de Europa tot de ruige ria-kusten van Finistera. Aandacht voor het pre-romaanse culturele erfgoed van Asturië (Asturias). Wandelen over de Camino de Santiago en bezoek aan de beroemde bedevaartsstad. Overnachting in comfortabele hotels. Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Spanje - Camino de Santiago * Groene Cultuurreis
  • Over de steppeachtige vlaktes van Castilla y León naar het overvloedig groene Galicië: vanaf de Middeleeuwen hebben miljoenen pelgrims uit heel Europa de pelgrimstocht ondernomen naar het heiligdom van Jacobus de Meerdere, Santiago el Mayor. Op deze Groene Cultuurreis treden we in de voetsporen van de middeleeuwse en hedendaagse pelgrim. Naast... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Spanje - Camino de Santiago
  • Op de fiets van kathedraal van Léon, een gotische meesterwerk, via de Camino de Santiago naar het graf van Jacobus in Santiago. Van de droge hoogvlaktes van Castilla-Léon over de bergen van de Montes de Léon en de Cordilliera Cantabrica naar de groene heuvels van Galicië. Ontelbare voeten gingen je voor. De bedevaart naar het graf van apostel... Read more
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