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This route is part of a multi week long walk or ride, along The Camino de Santiago vía de la Plata, also known as the Vía de la Plata Ourense or the Camino Meridional. The Vía de la Plata is an alternative to the Camino Frances if you are looking for a less busy route, or are in search of solitude. From Seville to Santiago, along the Vía de la Plata and the Sanabrés Road, there are ~980 kilometers. This route is popularly made by bicycle, (mountain bike with saddlebags), but it can also be done on foot. It travels the Vía de la Plata from Seville to Astorga, to link with the Camino Sanabrés which goes west in Granja de Moreruela. The Vía de la Plata from Seville to Astorga, and the Camino Sanabrés, which branches from the Vía de la Plata and arrives in Santiago through southern Galicia. The term Vía de la Plata refers to the combination of these two routes. The whole itinerary is quite well marked and, to this day, it has a good number of hostels for pilgrims. This route goes along all types of terrain, but mostly off-road. The Camino Sanabrés full route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/spain/castile-and-leon/camino-de-santiago-sanabres The Camino de Santiago (Via de la Plata): Sevilla a Santiago full route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/spain/andalusia/camino-de-santiago-via-de-la-plata-sevilla-santiago

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