Today Day 10: Lavacolla to Santiago, the last day walking your Camino!!
From Lavacolla you walk past the airport, near highways and urban residential areas. Eventually reaching Monte do Gozo (Mount of Joy) 5km before the city centre. From here you will glimpse the spires of the Cathedral in Santiago.
The entrance to the old city of Santiago (100,000 inhabitants) is stunning. An incredible walk through the historic city streets leading you under the Arco del Obispo. Here you make your entrance into the Plaza del Obradoiro,
CONGRATULATIONS you have made it, a moment of triumph!
*Don’t forget to go and get your Compostela. The location will be noted on your daily map.
This night is one of celebration the City will be brimming with Pilgrims and Locals alike enjoying the local cuisine and wines. Sharing tales of their Camino and for many saying farewells to their Camino Friends. Enjoy your night as you have no bag to place out and no boots to lace tomorrow morning ENJOY Santiago de Compostela!