Irish Cancer Society Camino Team

Camino

The Camino is one of the world’s most famous walks with thousands of people taking it on every year.

You can be one of those people in 2018 while also raising funds to support vital cancer research and support services for cancer patients throughout Ireland. 

Trip 1 – Sarria to Santiago 
If you are looking for the classic Camino experience and are keen to do it guided as part of a group, The French Way tour from Sarria to Santiago is for you! This Camino guided tour takes you to the last stage of the French Way, the famous Camino Francés, walking 111kms in a week. This stage from Sarria to Santiago is the most popular among pilgrims and perfectly captures the essence of the Camino de Santiago.

Available Dates 

  • March 24th

  • April 14th, 28th

  • May 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th

  • June 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

  • July 7th, 19th

  • August 11th, 25th

  • September 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th

  • October 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th

Trip 2 - Portuguese Coastal Guided – Baiona to Santiago

This 7 night Portuguese Coastal Way Guided tour starts in the elegant seaside town of Baiona, in the heart of the Rías Baixas, famous for its Albariño white wine and delicious shellfish. This is a superb coastal Camino route, ideal for the Summer months. Visit the Monte Real castle, stroll along the port and go for a swim in the bay before you start your journey to Santiago. From Baiona, you will follow the coast towards Vigo, enjoying the views of the magnificent Illas Cíes and Vigo Bay.

Available Dates 

  • April 21 – 28

  • May 5 – 12

  • September 1 – 8

  • September 22 – 29

Women Only Tours 2018 

  • June 2 – 9

  • September 8 – 15

  • September 29 – October 6

Trip 3 – St Jean De Pied De Port to Estella 
This is one of the most challenging stages of the Camino Francés route but also one of the most beautiful, especially if you follow the ‘Napoleon Route‘ over the Roncesvalles Pass (1450m). The views of the Pyrenees are definitely worth the effort! Along the route, you will meet fellow pilgrims from all over the world, as St Jean is the second most popular Camino starting point.

Available Dates

  • September 1 – 7 (Spaces very limited)

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Date Last Revised: 
Friday, January 12, 2018