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  • Written by Lisa Gibbons



With Mother's Day just around the corner make 2017 extra special with a walk on the Camino de Santiago. Share the Camino experience with your Mum this year and treat her to a trip that she will never forget. Make long lasting memories walking through the Galician landscape. Visit charming spanish towns every evening, taste delicious cuisine and sip the famous Albarino wine. To celebrate Mother's Day we are offering 10% off three of our most popular Camino routes to share. This would be a walk to remember.

The Classic Camino - Sarria to Santiago

Walking this route you will truly feel the spirit of the Camino de Santiago. If you want to get a taste of Camino culture with your son or daughter the last 111kms of the French Way is the perfect option. Collect your pilgrim certificate at the end and enjoy the friendly atmosphere of Santiago de Compostela. 

Prices start at €560 for 6 nights half board accommodation
For more information see: http://caminoways.com/ways/french-way-camino-frances/french-way-section-8

Foodie Delights on the Northern Way

Start this trip with a trip to the famous Guggenheim Museum in the center of Bilbao. Walking from town to town in the region of Cantabria in Northern Spain is the perfect time to sample the best of Spanish food and wine. Enjoy walking alongside the rocky coastline, stop by the sandy beaches and pass medieval architecture along the way.

Prices start at €644 pps for 6 nights half board accommodation
For more information see: http://caminoways.com/ways/northern-way-camino-del-norte/northern-way-section-2

Walk the Coastal Camino - Portuguese Coastal Way 

This stunning coastal route is a great alternative to the classic Camino routes of the French Way. This trail starts in the coastal town of Baiona, giving you plenty of time to explore the local beaches before heading off on the Camino journey. Discover the lively town of Vigo, make friends with fellow walkers in Caldas de Reis and don't forget to get your pilgrim certificate stamped throughout the journey.

Prices start at €760 pps for 7 nights half board accommodation walking
For more information see: http://caminoways.com/ways/portuguese-coastal-way-caminho-da-costa/portuguese-coastal-way-section-2

Ramble through the rolling hills of Tuscany - Camino to Rome

Start this trip in the walled town of Lucca. There are so many historic treats on this route that you will be spoiled for choice; from the medieval town of San Gimignano to the UNESCO world heritage center of Siena. Top off this trip with a visit to the local vineyards.

Prices start at: €773 pps for 7 nights half board accommodation
For more information see: http://francigenaways.com/ways/via-francigena/via-francigena-section-14/

Includes: standard packages include half-board accommodation in selected properties, luggage transfers and holiday pack with walking notes, maps and practical information.

Also available: Hotel upgrades are available in selected towns and cities, airport transfers, bike rental

Does not include: flights, insurance, lunch

For more details about our bucketlist trips or to request a quote contact the Caminoways.com travel specialists at info@caminoways.com 

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