256 page paperback in full colour including:
Overview route planner
Daily stage maps including alternative routes
Daily contour guide
Details of pilgrims hostels and alternative accommodation
Practical notes on preparation including equipment and clothing checklist with translations.
Historical notes and places of special interest
In addition to the practical route there are pointer to:
The mystical path with inspirational quotations and space for personal reflections
Self-assessment questionnaire to help you prepare for the inner journey
Updated to include newer maps and photos, the latest edition in these comprehensive guidebooks to the Camino de Santiago (Portuguese Way) and its offshoots contains all the information needed by modern-day pilgrims wishing to walk the sacred Way of Saint James. Overview route planners plus all 24 daily stage maps and detailed town plans help sojourners with as much advance preparation as they need. The completely redone maps feature contour guides to help distinguish the terrain that will be crossed each day, while full information on all pilgrim hostels, as well as details for alternative accommodation, allow travellers to plot adequate nightly stopping points.
All reference information is accompanied by helpful spiritual guidelines to support the seeker’s inner journey as well as the outer pilgrimage. For travellers who wish to walk the coast of Portugal, this volume now includes a coastal option as well as a spiritual option and the littoral path.