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40 days

The Full French Way of St James

From Le Puy En Velay to Saint Jean Pied de Port
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Age range:
2 to 99 year olds
Operated in:
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Le Puy-en-Velay
  2. Day 2: Walk to St-Privat-d'Allier (5-6hrs, 23km/14.3mi)
  3. Day 3: Descend the gorges of Allier to Saugues (4-5hrs, 19km/11.8mi)
  4. Day 4: Walk across the Margeride plateau to St Alban (7 or 8hrs, 26 or 29km/16.1 or 18mi)
  5. Day 5: Descend into the Truyère valley and on to Aumont-Aubrac (6 or 5hrs, 20km/12.4mi or 17km/10.5mi)
  6. Day 6: Walk to Recoules-d'Aubrac or Nasbinals (7.5hrs, 26.5km/16.5mi)
  7. Day 7: To St-Chely-d'Aubrac (5 or 4hrs, 20km/12.4mi or 17km/10.5mi)
  8. Day 8: To St-Come d'Olt or Espalion (4 or 5hrs, 16km/9.9mi or 22km/13.6mi)
  9. Day 9: To Estaing (5 or 3hrs, 20.5km/12.7mi or 11km/6.8mi)
  10. Day 10: To Golinhac (4hrs, 16km/10mi)
  11. Day 11: To Conques (5-6hrs, 21km/13mi)
  12. Day 12: Rest day in Conques
  13. Day 13: To Livinhac or Decazeville (6 or 5hrs, 24km/14.9mi or 20km/12.4mi)
  14. Day 14: To Figeac (7 or 8hrs, 25.5km/15.8mi or 29.5km/18.3mi)
  15. Day 15: Walk to Gréalou (5hrs, 20.5km/12.7mi)
  16. Day 16: Continue to the pretty medieval town of Cajarc (4hrs, 11km/6.9mi)
  17. Day 17: To Limogne (5hrs, 18km/11.2mi)
  18. Day 18: Walk to the truffle town of Lalbenque (7hrs, 23km/14.2mi)
  19. Day 19: Walk to Cahors (5hrs, 18km/11.2mi)
  20. Day 20: Walk to Lascabanes (6.5hrs, 25km/15.5mi)
  21. Day 21: Continue pilgrimage to Lauzerte (5.5hrs, 23km/14.3mi)
  22. Day 22: Walk to Moissac (7hrs, 24.5km/15.2mi)
  23. Day 23: To Auvillar with its interesting medieval circular market (6hrs, 21km/13mi)
  24. Day 24: To Miradoux (5hrs, 17.5km/10.9mi)
  25. Day 25: Walk to Lectoure (4hrs, 15km/9.3mi)
  26. Day 26: Walk to La Romieu (5hrs, 19km/11.8mi)
  27. Day 27: Continue to the Armagnac town of Condom (4hrs, 16km/10mi)
  28. Day 28: Walk to Montréal with its arcade lined central square (5hrs, 17km/10.5mi)
  29. Day 29: To the Roman town of Eauze (5hrs, 16km/10mi)
  30. Day 30: Pass walnut groves to Nogaro or Arblade-le-Haut (6hrs, 20km or 23.5/12.4 or 14.6mi)
  31. Day 31: Walk to Aire sur l'Adour (7.5 or 8hrs, 24 or 28km/14.9 or 17.3mi)
  32. Day 32: Walk to Arzacq (9.5hrs, 34km/21mi)
  33. Day 33: Continue to Pomps via small churches and a pilgrims hospital (6hrs, 21km/13mi)
  34. Day 34: To Maslacq (6.5hrs, 19km/11.8mi)
  35. Day 35: Continue walk to Navarrenx (6hrs, 22km/13.7mi)
  36. Day 36: Through fields and past small villages to Lichos (4hrs, 15km/9.3mi)
  37. Day 37: Walk to St Palais (6hrs, 23km/14.3mi)
  38. Day 38: To Larceveau or Ostabat (3 or 4.5hrs, 11km/6.8mi or 15km/9.3mi)
  39. Day 39: To St Jean Pied de Port (6 or 5hrs, 19km/11.8mi or 23km/14.3mi)
  40. Day 40: Trip concludes
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      Reviews about this operator

      • October 03, 2019
        Sebastien was a fantastic guide with a quiet dry sense of humour. I loved his relationship with our mule who was well cared for. All the hikers carried part of the lunchtime picnic in our rucksacks to share together. The food was wholesome and I... Show more
      • August 29, 2019
        A good tour through pretty scenery, but a bit disappointing compared to the spectacular mountains in the Dolomites
      • August 18, 2019
        Matthew was amazing. World class guide. The tour description did not match the actual schedule (no gondola day #1). Unfortunately, those of us in good hiking fitness were held back by those less fit. That was frustrating to hike then wait over and... Show more

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