CAMINO DE SANTIAGO | SPAIN

Overview


Join us on a spiritual journey over ancient paths dedicating a commitment to self, to the group and to the process of discovery.
This journey is for women seeking new beginnings, reflection, personal growth and a more enriching experience on the Camino with a supportive and like-minded group of women.

We walk the final 115km from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela over a leisurely 8 days. Led by experienced Camino walker Amanda Panazzolo and Lisa Murphy, join Big Heart Adventures for the opportunity to Find Yourself, Be Yourself and Challenge Yourself…

$4,250

Per person Twin Share
Departure Sept 2020
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This journey is for women seeking new beginnings, reflection, personal growth and a more enriching experience on the Camino with a supportive and like-minded group of women.



Date: 12/09/20 – 25/09/20
Start: Madrid
Finish: Madrid
Country: Spain


Type: Wise Women Walking
Fitness Rating:
Group Size: 12 + Guides/Leaders
Investment: $4,250 per person
Twin Share


Inclusions



Air Travel

No flights included.

Can be arranged separately, please contact us for more information.

Meals

All meals provided as per the itinerary in Spain

B x 13 | L x 1 | D x 1

Transport

Train journeys to and from Madrid

Luggage Transfers

Accommodation

5 nights 4 star hotel

8 nights country style lodgings

Activities

Camino de Santiago Walk
Foodie Tour Madrid
Guided Walk in Santiago de Compostela

Itinerary

Please note price and itinerary are subject to change at anytime.

Important Info


  • See Big Heart Adventures full terms and conditions here
  • A minimum number of travellers are required for this tour to depart
  • Please do not book flights or other travel arrangements until we have guaranteed our departure
  • Itinerary and price subject to change at any time
  • Non-refundable deposit of $1,000pp payable within 7 days of booking, final balance due 60 days before departure
  • Payment plan available, please enquire
  • Limited single rooms available on request – add supplement $850pp to twin share price
  • If there is no-one to share a room with you, you will be required to pay a single supplement
  • We will match you with a roommate at your request
  • This journey will require attendance on group walks and pre-tour activities that prompt personal growth and self-discovery.

Fitness Requirement


A good level of fitness is required to complete 8 days of walking the Camino. You should able to walk up to 8 hours on hilly terrain with a 35-litre backpack weighing up to 7kg. A completed medical form is required and a doctor’s clearance may be requested.

 

Inclusions


  • Big Heart Adventures ioMerino hiking top and head sock
  • Big Heart Adventures trip specific training sessions and or program
  • Big Heart Adventures discount card for pre-departure purchases at Scouts Outdoor Centre (15% off)
  • Big Heart Adventures experienced Outdoor Leader with you
  • Big Heart Adventures journal
  • Group First Aid kit and emergency communication device
  • A comprehensive pre-departure information kit
  • Locally guided foodie and walking tour in Madrid
  • Locally guided walking tour in Santiago de Compostela
  • Train journeys between Madrid and Sarria and Santiago de Compostela
  • Group transfer Monforte de Lemos to Sarria
  • Luggage transfer each day from hotel to hotel (1 bag up to 20kg per person)
  • Daily luggage tags
  • 5 nights comfortable hotel
  • 8 nights country style lodgings
  • Private room with ensuite
  • Pilgrims Passport per person
  • Spanish phrasebook
  • Sarria to Santiago Camino Guidebook by John Brierley
  • Maps
  • Breakfast daily, 1 lunch and 1 dinner

Exclusions


  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance
  • Meals and drinks not stated on itinerary or inclusions
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Flights to/from Spain (if you book your flights with us, you receive complimentary arrival transfer in Madrid)

Meet your hosts



LISA MURPHY

Lisa is the founder of Big Heart Adventures and brings an extensive portfolio of personal adventure travel as well as boundless enthusiasm & proven expertise in travel planning. Lisa’s attention to detail and passion for curating unique experiences has allowed her to plan travel, adventures & holidays for an extensive demographic of clients over many years.

An experienced adventure traveller, having completed expeditions including the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea, Inca Trail in Peru, Mt Kinabalu in Sabah, Overland Track in Tasmania, Milford and Routeburn Tracks in New Zealand to name a few, Lisa knows first-hand the challenges and amazing reward that exploring the outdoors adds to your life.


AMANDA PANAZZOLO

Amanda Panazzolo is originally from Adelaide though she has lived in Western Australia and for a short time in the UK. Travel is in her blood and she has shared many adventures with her husband and three children in Australia and throughout the world. She enjoys many styles of travel including hiking and camping though sometimes she also likes having access to a few extra luxuries and an art gallery or two.

A “jack of all trades” but most recently she was a secondary school tourism teacher and a graduate in Ecotourism studies. Travel has always been her first passion, walking and hiking were later additions to her list of hobbies. With her husband in tow, Amanda walked 400 km of the Frances route of the Camino de Santiago de Compostela in 2016 and then solo in 2017 for 700km of the same path. The Camino is a call to self and it has been calling her name for many years.



LISA MURPHY

Lisa is the founder of Big Heart Adventures and brings an extensive portfolio of personal adventure travel as well as boundless enthusiasm & proven expertise in travel planning. Lisa’s attention to detail and passion for curating unique experiences has allowed her to plan travel, adventures & holidays for an extensive demographic of clients over many years.

An experienced adventure traveller, having completed expeditions including the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea, Inca Trail in Peru, Mt Kinabalu in Sabah, Overland Track in Tasmania, Milford and Routeburn Tracks in New Zealand to name a few, Lisa knows first-hand the challenges and amazing reward that exploring the outdoors adds to your life.


LISA MURPHY

Lisa is the founder of Big Heart Adventures and brings an extensive portfolio of personal adventure travel as well as boundless enthusiasm & proven expertise in travel planning. Lisa’s attention to detail and passion for curating unique experiences has allowed her to plan travel, adventures & holidays for an extensive demographic of clients over many years.

An experienced adventure traveller, having completed expeditions including the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea, Inca Trail in Peru, Mt Kinabalu in Sabah, Overland Track in Tasmania, Milford and Routeburn Tracks in New Zealand to name a few, Lisa knows first-hand the challenges and amazing reward that exploring the outdoors adds to your life.

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$4,250

Price per person Twin Share
Departure September 2020
Secure your spot today!

BOOK NOW