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Address: Carretera del Aeropuerto, 15820, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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7-Day Camino Frances Walking Tour from Sarria to Santiago
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A good stopping point on the Camino

Have a rest here on The Camino and enjoy the first views of Santiago de Compostela. You are nearly there.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 5, 2016
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Port Hueneme, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

If you are looking at this after over a month of walking you are happy-very, very happy. This monument marks almost the end of your journey. As far as a tourist stop, can't see any meaning for the trip but the view is panoramic.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

Have a rest here on The Camino and enjoy the first views of Santiago de Compostela. You are nearly there.

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Kleinmond South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

We were slighly disappointted in ithe site. A lot of people rushing past and taking phoyto to prove they were there. The monument had litter dropped around it. The gardens were still being laid and I am sure in a year or two will look much better than the bare sand surrounding the monument we saw..

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

This is a historic passing place on the Camino so we had our photo taken here. Quite humbling really and great to just sit and take it all in.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Take the bus to the AirPort and walk back on the camino and enjoy the 20 kilometers walk. Take a Nice lunch in the bodegas on your way.

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Everyone stops for pictures here. But the trees hide your view of the city. Last place to get a drink before you enter the city

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Limerick, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Didn't see much as pretty well fenced off as there is a large development going on...it should be interesting when its finished i.e. will it be true to the pilgrim ethos.

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Tegelen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

The surrounding is a little messy, but when you are on the top you Will be rewared with a brethtaking view. By good view you even can see the cathedral of santiagp

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Limerick, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

After walking the Camino... this place is the last stop and the first time you will have the view of the Cathedral in Santiago. It simply says that you are near... but looking at how tiny the Cathedral is from this location it still looks quite far and distant. It has become the selfie Capital of the Camino when all... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

You have to go there to get a sello from the chapel to complete your Camino, so there are many pilgrims but they are over taken by the coach loads of tourist that come for a photo opportunity and are probably unaware of the significance of the site as the first chance a pilgrim of old had to see Santiago.

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