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Camino Aragones: Jaca to Puente de la Reina

Camino Aragones: Jaca to Puente de la Reina

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 7 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 16 people
Destination(s): Spain  
Specialty Categories: Walking Tours  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 590 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 860 Euro (EUR)

Your Itinerary:

Day 1: To Jaca. You will be booked in a hotel in the heart of the small town of Jaca. The rooms are en-suite. Town: Internet, ATM, shops, all facilities. Accommodation: 1* hotel, en-suite. Includes: (B).

Day 2: From Jaca to Berdun (30 km, 6.5 h). From the "Pirineo Aragones", the Aragonese Pyrenees, the Camino follows the river Aragon westwards, on generally flat terrain. This beautiful part of the valley called "corridor of the canal de Berdun", is covered in cereal fields but with very few trees. To the south of the Camino you will see two minor mountain chains: Pena Orel and Sierra de St. Juan de la Pena. Town: Internet, ATM, shops. Accommodation: 1* hotel, en-suite. Meal: Half board.

Day 3: From Berdun to Leyre (30 km, 6.5 h). The Camino continues along the river Aragon, towards the controversial Yesa Dam, and the lonely landscape is predominantly agricultural until you reach Tiermas. You will then be in sight of the woodlands of the Sierra de Pena Musera. Town: 1 restaurant at monastery. Accommodation: 17th Century monastery in the hamlet of Leyre, en-suite. Meal: Half board.

Day 4: From Leyre to Sanguesa (15 km, 3.5 h). This part of the Camino continues along the Yesa reservoir, at the foothills of the Sierra de Pena Musera. Then, taking a small countryside road, we pass the fabulous "Castillo Javier", built in the 14th Century. This castle is famous because St. Francis Xavier was born here in 1506. Town: Internet, ATM, shops, all facilities. Accommodation: 2* hotel, en-suite. Meal: Half board.

Day 5: From Sanguesa to Monreal (26 km, 6 h). Today, you will have a choice between two Caminos. Both options offer beautiful views. If you choose to pass by the Alto de Aibar, the stretch between Rocaforte and Izco is uninhabited and you run the risk of losing your way if you do not follow the signs carefully. The other Camino keeps close to the road and its main attraction is the incredible gorge of "Foz de Lumbier". Town: Internet, ATM, shops. Accommodation: 2* hotel, en-suite. Meal: Half board.

Day 6: From Monreal to Puente de la Reina (31 km, 7 h). This stage takes you along the northern side of the Sierra de Alaiz, over the cereal plain of the Elorz valley to Tierbas (from here you can see Pamplona to the north). You now enter the Valdizarbe region, and follow the river Robo to Puente de la Reina. Town: Internet, ATM, shops. Accommodation: 2* hotel, en-suite. Includes: (B).

Day 7: Puente de la Reina-Final day. After breakfast we bid you farewell. Town: Internet, ATM, shops, all facilities.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Luggage transfered from hotel to hotel
- Rooms en-suite
- Half-Board during the hike
- Detailed walking notes
- Map
- Pilgrim passport.

Price Excludes:
- Flights
- Insurance (recommended)
- Drinks
- Dinner first and last nights
- Flights from/to airport.

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