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Best trails in Galicia

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Trying to find the best Galicia trails? AllTrails has 211 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, trail running trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Allariz, Parada de Sil or Lobios, we've got you covered. Ready for some activity? There are 134 moderate trails in Galicia ranging from 1.9 to 98.2 miles and from 0 to 5,807 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Primitive Way: Lugo to Covela
Lugo, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 16.9 mi • Est. 8 h 29 m
This route is part of a multi week long walk, along the Camino Primitivo, also known as the Primitive Way or the Original Way. The Camino Primitivo was the first route to Santiago de Compostela, a pilgrimage journey that begins in Oviedo and goes west to Lugo and then south to Santiago de Compostela, joining the more popular Camino Frances in Melide. It is considered one of the toughest out of all the Camino routes, because of the many steep uphills and downhills. It can be done at a variety of paces and starting points. Legend has it that the remains of the Saint Apostle Santiago are buried there. Every spring and summer, many people follow its routes as a form of spiritual path or retreat for their spiritual growth. It is also popular with hiking and cycling enthusiasts and organized tour groups. The full route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/spain/asturias/camino-primitivo-full-route A list of individual trails can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/camino-primitivo--4 Following this link, you'll find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.Show more
#2 - Central Portuguese Way: Pontevedra to Caldas de Reyes
Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 13.1 mi • Est. 5 h 16 m
This route is part of a multi week long hike, along The Camino Português Central or The Portuguese Way of Saint James Central Route, that can be done at a variety of paces and starting points. The Portuguese Way of Saint James Central full route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/portugal/porto-and-the-north/the-portuguese-way-of-saint-james-central-route?u=i A list of individual trails can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/camino-portugues-central Following this link, you'll find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.Show more
#3 - French Way: Palas de Rei to Santa Maria
Palas de Rei, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 9.8 mi • Est. 4 h 41 m
This route is part of a multi week long walk, along the Camino Frances, also known as the French Way. The Camino Frances is a pilgrimage route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. It can be done at a variety of paces and starting points. Legend has it that the remains of the Saint Apostle Santiago are buried there. Every spring and summer, many people follow its routes as a form of spiritual path or retreat for their spiritual growth. It is also popular with hiking and cycling enthusiasts and organized tour groups. The full route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/spain/palencia/camino-de-santiago-frances A list of individual trails can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/camino-de-santiago-frances--3 Following this link, you'll find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.Show more
#4 - Camino Francés: De Sarria a Gonzar
Sarria, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 18 mi • Est. 8 h 15 m
The French Way is a walk of several weeks that is part of the Camino de Santiago and can be done at different rates and from different starting points. In this case, the route begins in Sarria, a Galician town where you can find everything from guesthouses and hostels to stay, to restaurants, health care, pharmacy, ATMs, supermarket and information point. You can find a list of individual trails here: https://www.alltrails.com/en/lists/camino-de-santiago-frances--3 By following this link, you'll find sections of walking trails during the day for easy downloading.Show more
#5 - French Way: Abeleiroas to Muxia
Abeleiroas, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 23.5 mi • Est. 10 h 28 m
This section of the Camino de Santiago or Camino Francés starts in Olveiroa, a small town in the province of La Coruña, with just over 3,000 inhabitants that welcomes many pilgrims on its streets each year. Its main attraction is its bridge, where there were clashes between Galician peasants and Napoleon's troops in the early 19th century. After just over 30 kilometers and passing through several Galician towns, you will arrive at Muxía, a well-known Galician village for pilgrims belonging to the Finisterre region, where you can find the beautiful Sanctuary of the Virgen de la Barca. This is a multi-week hike that can be done at a variety of rhythms and starting points. You can find a list of individual trails here: https://www.alltrails.com/en/lists/camino-de-santiago-frances--3 By following this link, you will find sections of walking trails during the day for easy download.Show more
#6 - The French Way: Sarria to Portomarín
Sarria, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 14.2 mi • Est. 6 h 42 m
This route is part of the French Camino de Santiago, a pilgrimage route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, where every year thousands of pilgrims decide to hit the roads to live the experience of reaching Compostela going from hostel to hostel and enjoying this environment and unique atmosphere. This stage of the Camino begins in Sarria, a Galician town located less than 100 km from the objective and during the tour you will find beautiful Romanesque, charming towns, dirt trails and paved streets.Show more
#7 - Camino Francés:Triacastela a Sarria
Triacastela, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 10.5 mi • Est. 4 h 15 m
This route is part of a walk of several weeks, along the French Camino de Santiago, also known as the French Way, a pilgrimage route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. There are still some people who believe that this sections from Triacastela to Sarria is the original path. Legend has it that the remains of the Apostle Santiago are buried there. The Camino de Santiago can be done from different starting points and at different rates. Every spring and summer, many people follow their routes as a form of spiritual path or retreat for their spiritual growth. It is also popular with hiking and cycling enthusiasts and organized tour groups. The full route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/es/trail/spain/palencia/camino-de-santiago-frances A list of individual trails can be found here: https: //www.alltrails .com / en / lists / camino-de-santiago-frances - 3 By following this link, you will find one-day hike sections of the trail for easy download.Show more
#8 - Central Route of the Portuguese Way: Redondela to Pontevedra
Redondela, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 12.7 mi • Est. 6 h 6 m
This route is part of a trek of several weeks, along the Central Portuguese Way or the Portuguese route of the Camino de Santiago, which can be done in a variety of rhythms and different starting points. The complete route of the Camino Central Portuguese de Santiago can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/es/trail/portugal/porto-and-the-north/the-portuguese-way-of-saint-james- central- route? u = i You can find a list of individual trails here: https://www.alltrails.com/en/lists/camino-portugues-central By following this link, you will find sections of walking trails during the day for easy downloading.Show more
#9 - Camino Francés: Laguna de Castilla a Triacastela
Pedrafita Do Cebreiro, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 14.5 mi • Est. 6 h 49 m
This walk is part of the French Camino de Santiago, a pilgrimage route of Christian origin to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. Legend has it that the remains of the Apostle Santiago are buried there. There are a wide variety of starting points and rhythms to carry it out. This route begins in Laguna de Castilla, a small rural town located in the El Bierzo region, between the provinces of León and Lugo, where you can stop to rest at the La Escuela hostel (it also has a bar-restaurant) and ends in Triacastela, Galician town located 150 kilometers from Santiago de Compostela and first place of reference in Galicia within the Camino de Santiago. Every spring and summer, many people follow their routes as a form of spiritual journey or retreat for their inner growth. It is also popular with hiking and cycling enthusiasts and organized tour groups. The complete route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/es/trail/spain/palencia/camino-de-santiago-frances. A list of individual trails can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/es / lists / camino-de-santiago-frances - 3. By following this link, you'll find one-day hike sections of the trail for easy download.Show more
#10 - Camino Francés: Santiago de Compostela a Portocamiño
Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
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Length: 19.7 mi • Est. 9 h 56 m
This route is part of a walk of several weeks, along the French Way, a pilgrimage route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. It can be done in a variety of rhythms and from different starting points. Legend has it that the remains of the Apostle Santiago are buried there. Every spring and summer, many people follow their routes as a form of spiritual path or retreat for their spiritual growth. It is also popular with hiking and cycling enthusiasts and organized tour groups. The full route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/es/trail/spain/palencia/camino-de-santiago-frances A list of individual trails can be found here: https: //www.alltrails .com / en / lists / camino-de-santiago-frances - 3 By following this link, you will find one-day hike sections of the trail for easy download.Show more
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