Itinerary Sanabria Way Routes Ourense to Santiago de Compostela
|Day 1. Arrival at Ourense
Once in Ourense, do not miss the opportunity to visit its wonderful Cathedral, a great temple of Romanesque style. Other landmarks to take into account include the Ponte Vela over the river Miño, the church of the Saint Trinity, the old town and the Church of Saint Francis.
Accommodation in Ourense.
|Day 2. Ourense - Oseira (30,8 Km)
Breakfast in Ourense.
In this first stage, you will leave Ourense through the Roman Bridge and will start walking towards Oseira, which features a beautiful monastery from the XIII century. On the Way, you will pass by Cea, where you can taste their delicious bread.
Accommodation in Oseira.
|Day 3. Oseira - Prado (31 Km)
Breakfast in Oseira.
From the Monastery of Oseira, you will continue the route passing by Vilarello, Carbadeliña and A Gouxa, entering the province of Pontevedra. Greenery and rural landscapes surround the Way.
Accommodation in Prado.
|Day 4. Prado - Ponte Ulla (28 Km)
Breakfast in Prado.
Leaving Prado, you will walk towards Ponte Ulla, crossing the beautiful bridge of Taboada. Before arriving at Silleda, the biggest town on this stage, you will get the chance to see the Romanesque church of Santiago do Transfontao and lovely 18th- century manor. You will keep walking, crossing the river and entering the province of A Coruña, arriving at Ponte Ulla.
Accommodation in Ponte Ulla.
|Day 5. Ponte Ulla - Santiago de Compostela (21,2 Km)
Breakfast in Ponte Ulla.
This last stage leaves from Ponte Ulla, crossing several roads and railway lines, until reaching the nice chapel of Santa Lucía. Once in Santiago, you will be surrounded by many landmarks. The main points of interest are the Cathedral and the Square of Obradoiro, but that does not mean those are the only remarkable places, as it is also recommendable to take a stroll around the historic district, to taste the gastronomy and to visit some other iconic buildings such as the Catholic Monarchs Inn, the Monastery of San Martín Pinario or the Pazo of Raxoi.
Accommodation in Santiago de Compostela.
|Day 6. Breakfast and end of services
Breakfast in Santiago de Compostela.