61% increase in pilgrim numbers during Holy Week 2019

As reported by La Voz de Galicia this week, the number of pilgrims getting their Compostela this easter has jumped 61% compared to last year (2018).

2018 – 8.700 pilgrims got their compostelas during Holy week.

2019 – 14.000 pilgrims got their compostelas during holy week.

Read more reactions on the increase numbers of pilgrims over on the Camino forum here.