5.40km → Cacabelos
Altitude: 
491
The Road: 

The way through town is along its busiest road. At the end of town the camino crosses over the motorway and continues through the countryside, back among the vines.

Accommodation in Camponaraya

Private

1

Albergue Naraya
Private
Galicia, 506
26 9€

2

Albergue La Medina
Private
Camino de Santiago, 87
20 10€
Casa Rural

3

La Casita
Casa Rural
Plaza Constitucion, 35
7
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1.70km → Pieros
Altitude: 
484
History: 

Cacabelos owes its prosperity to the once Archbishop of Santiago de Compostela Diego Gelmírez who gave the instructions that it be rebuilt in 1108. Very few of the churches remain, but the Iglesia de La Quinta Angustia near the river houses a positively unique sculpture of Baby Jesus and Saint...

The Road: 

The camino leaves town along the road over the Río Cúa and past the church and albergue.

Accommodation in Cacabelos

Municipal

1

Albergue de Cacabelos
Municipal
Plaza del Santuario
70 6€
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Private

2

Albergue La Gallega
Private
Santa María, 23
30 10€
Hostal

3

Hostal La Gallega
Hostal
Santa Maria, 23

4

Hostal Saint James Way
Hostal
Santa Maria, 60

5

Hostal Santa María ⭑⭑
Hostal
Santa María, 20
Hotel

6

Hotel Villa de Cacabelos ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Constitución, 12

7

Hostal Siglo XIX
Hotel
Santa Maria, 2

8

Hotel Moncloa de San Lázaro ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Cimadevilla, 97
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Altitude: 
536

Accommodation in Pieros

Private

1

Albergue El Serbal y la Luna
Private
El Pozo, 15
18 5€
Pieros - Albergue El Serbal y la Luna
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5.30km → Pereje
Altitude: 
519
History: 

San Francisco de Assisi passed through 800 years ago and is said to have founded the Iglesia de San Francisco, do pay it a visit as it often doubles as an exhibition hall (plus its elevation affords a good view as the sun sets in the valley). During the Peninsular War Villafranca was used as the...

Notice: 

The Municipal and Ave Fenix albergues are at the very start of town. The latter is adjacent to the Iglesia de Santiago, one of only two churches along the way to have its own Holy Door for the benefit of pilgrims too sick to make it to the Santiago Cathedral.

The Fiestas del Cristo are held on the 14th of September.

Accommodation in Villafranca del Bierzo

Municipal

1

Albergue Municipal Villafranca del Bierzo
Municipal
Campo de la Gallina
62 6€
Private

2

Albergue Leo
Private
Ribadeo (del Agua), 10
24 10€
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3

Refugio Ave Fenix de familia Jato
Private
Santiago, 10
80 6€
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4

Albergue El Castillo
Private
Castillo, 8
24 10-12€

5

Albergue La Yedra
Private
La Yedra, 9
18 10€

6

Albergue de la Piedra
Private
Espíritu Santo, 14
28 10€

7

Albergue Hospedería San Nicolás El Real
Private
Travesía de san Nicolás, 4
150 8€
Casa Rural

8

B&B La Casa de Leo
Casa Rural
Pena Picón
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Hostal

9

Hostal Burbia ⭑⭑
Hostal
Fuente Cubero, 13
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10

Hostal El Cruce
Hostal
El Salvador, 41

11

Hostal Méndez ⭑⭑
Hostal
Espiritu Santo, 1
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12

Hostal La Puerta del Perdón
Hostal
Plaza de Prim, 4
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Hotel

13

Hotel Las Doñas del Portazgo ⭑⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Ribadeo, 2
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14

Posada Plaza Mayor ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Plaza Mayor, 4
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15

Hotel San Francisco ⭑
Hotel
Plaza Mayor, 6
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Parador

16

Parador Villafranca del Bierzo ⭑⭑⭑⭑
Parador
Calvo Sotelo, 28
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2.90km → Trabadelo
Altitude: 
929
The Road: 

Pradela sits on the hillside just above Trabadelo. The descent along the trail is quick and will deliver you into a side street half way into town; it is also possible to follow the road for a longer but less steep journey.

Accommodation in Pradela (Bierzo)

Private

1

Albergue Lamas
Private
Calella
10 6€
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4.40km → Trabadelo
Altitude: 
554

Accommodation in Pereje

Municipal

1

Albergue de Pereje
Municipal
Camino de Santiago
55 5€
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Altitude: 
572

Accommodation in Trabadelo

Municipal

1

Albergue Municipal La Casa del Peregrino
Municipal
36 6€
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Private

2

Albergue Crispeta
Private
Camino Santiago, 162
48 8€
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3

Albergue Camino y Leyenda
Private
Camino de Santiago
16 10€
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4

Casa Susi
Private
Camino de Santiago
12 5€
Parochial

5

Albergue Parroquial de Trabadelo
Parochial
La Iglesia
22 5€
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Casa Rural

6

Casa Rural Os Arroxos
Casa Rural
Camino de Santiago
Pension

7

Pensión El Puente Peregrino
Pension
Camino de Santiago, 153
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Hostal

8

Hostal Nova Ruta
Hostal
Carretera N-VI
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0.90km → Ambasmestas
Altitude: 
611

Accommodation in La Portela de Valcarce

Private

1

Albergue El Peregrino
Private
Camino de Santiago, 5
25 10€
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Hotel

2

Hotel Valcarce ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Carretera N-VI
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1.60km → Vega de Valcarce
Altitude: 
625

Accommodation in Ambasmestas

Private

1

Albergue Casa del Pescador
Private
Carretera N-VI
12 10-12€

2

Albergue Das Animas
Private
Campo Bajo, 3
20 6-9€

3

Albergue Camynos
Private
Carretera N-VI, 43
10 10€
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Casa Rural

4

Casa Rural Ambasmestas ⭑⭑⭑
Casa Rural
Carretera N-VI
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Hostal

5

Hostel El Rincón del Apóstol
Hostal
Carretera N-VI, 1
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2.10km → Ruitelán
Altitude: 
628
Notice: 

This is the last town with an ATM or a pharmacy until you reach Triacastela.

Accommodation in Vega de Valcarce

Municipal

1

Albergue de Vega de Valcarce
Municipal
Pandedelo
92 5€
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Private

2

Albergue do Brasil - El Roble
Private
Antigua N-VI
18 Donativo€

3

Albergue Santa María Magdalena
Private
Carretera N-VI, 57
16 10+€

4

Albergue El Paso
Private
Carretera N-VI, 6
28 10-12€
Parochial

5

Albergue Virgen de la Encina
Parochial
Juan Pablo II
26€
Casa Rural

6

Casa Rural El Recanto
Casa Rural
Camino de Santiago, 38
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Closed

7

Albergue El Roble
Closed
Carretera N-VI, km 426
17 5€
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8

Refugio Vegetariano ISANA
Closed
Carretera N-VI, 23
12 5€

9

Albergue Sarracín
Closed
Carretera N-VI, 32
12 10€
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1.40km → Las Herrerías
Altitude: 
667

Accommodation in Ruitelán

Private

1

Refugio Pequeno Potala
Private
Carretera N-VI, 20
34 5€
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2

Albergue El Rincón de PIN
Private
Carretera N-VI, 41
10 10€
Altitude: 
722
Notice: 

A local service offers to take you to the top of the mountain on horseback, an alternative to the 6km ascent and a taste of what luxury would have felt like 900 years ago.

The Road: 

The climb begins as a gradual ascent along the paved road. The camino will eventually leave this road in favor of a footpath which descends to your left. Arrows at the turn-off indicate that the camino for cyclists remains on the road and if you are on a bike this is the preferred route. When it...

Accommodation in Las Herrerías

Private

1

Albergue and Pensión Casa Lixa
Private
Camino de Santiago, 35
20 11€
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2

Albergue Las Herrerías
Private
17 7€
Casa Rural

3

Casa Rural do Ferreiro
Casa Rural
Camino de Santiago, 41
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4

Casa Rural Paraíso del Bierzo
Casa Rural
Carretera N-VI
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Pension

5

Pensión Casa Polín
Pension
Camino de Santiago, 6
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Hotel Rural

6

Hotel Rural El Capricho de Josana
Hotel Rural
Camino de Santiago
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2.50km → La Faba
Altitude: 
692
Altitude: 
912
History: 

Sir John Moore’s very unlucky British army, having been run out of Villafranca by the French, and suffering terrible weather, retreated through these hills on his way to Coruña. Moore would never leave the peninsula, and is buried in Coruña.

Accommodation in La Faba

Private

1

Bar Albergue El Refugio
Private
Camino de Santiago, 9
9 5€

2

El Último Rincón del Bierzo
Private
10 10€
Parochial

3

Albergue Ultreia Antigua Casa Parroquial
Parochial
66 5€
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