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  1. Trish K

    Rough cost of Camino Frances in December

    Hi all, I'm new to the forum and am loving the wealth of information on here. I am planning to undertake the Camino Frances setting off on 24/11 and hoping to arrive in Santiago on 31/12. One piece of info I can't seem to find recent info on is what I should expect to spend. I will be...
  2. Clark

    Cost of albergues

    Hello everyone! I'm planning to take the coastal way from Porto to Santiago next year and I'm trying to plan my expenses early to start saving. From the videos I've seen I thought the alburgues we around 5€ a night but on the sheet I printed out that lists them in seeing hardly any for under...
  3. B

    Help an ignorant wannabe pilgrim

    Ok. Sooooo.... ive never done this before and to be honest dont even know where to start myself and a friend have an interest in walking the camino del Norte in May we have maybe a week to do it (or at least a stage of it) and need to do it on a shoestring for it to be achievable so i need some...
  4. Amanda___

    Camino del Norte, April-May 2017

    Hi all, I'm new to the forum/camino, and am looking to take on the Camino del Norte starting in mid-April and ending late May. I'm 23 and hike pretty regularly, do you think finishing this route in 5 weeks is realistic (starting at the beginning in Irun)? I've also read on some of the forums...
  5. ChloeRose

    Booking and planning in advance for Le Puy

    Hello all, This will be my first Camino! I've decided, perhaps irrationally, to begin my first pilgrimage in Le Puy instead of at the more traditional Pyrenees. There's a lot less information out there for this route, and though I speak French fluently, I have never been to France or on an...
  6. Sara Jean

    Cheapest travel to St. Jean Pied de Port and a few other questions... (vegetarian meals etc)

    Hi Everyone! My name is Sara and I'm a vegetarian from California and currently living in Hungary. I've just made the (somewhat) last minute decision to walk the Camino de Santiago St. Jean Pied de Port-Santiago de Compostela-Finisterre in late June-early August this year (45 Days - 2015...
  7. Camino2016

    Daily Costs

    Planning my first full Camino for next summer and was just wondering what daily costs I could expect?
  8. S

    Cost of walking Camino Frances

    Hi, Planning to walk the Camino Frances route starting from SJPdP next Sep/Oct. Like to know how much it cost for the duration of the walk, e.g. food and accommodation? Need to work out a budget as currency conversion is not to my advantage :( Thanks.
  9. J

    Book in advance hostels in Camino frances, Finisterre and Muxía.

    Only Pilgrims is a website where the pilgrim can book in advance their bed along the Camino francés and the epilogue to Finisterre and Muxía. Nowadays is only available bed bunk in share rooms (the cheapest option). The pilgrim can organize their stages (long or short, a day off, etc) and book...
  10. gracie

    Budget for camino frances in August 2014

    I will be biking camino frances in a month and beginning to make my budget. Is there a site where i can find the latest prices for private and public albergues or anybody out there who has been walking the camino in june or july 2014, i would appreciate it very much if you can share your...
  11. KWischow


    I have searched the forum regarding costs for lodging. In 2010 a post said to plan 30-35 euro a day. Is that still accurate? I am traveling the Finisterre camino at the end of this month.
  12. D

    How much money should I need for the entire pilgrimage?

    Hello. I live in Los Angeles, USA and would like some information about costs and how much money I should bring. Also, what is the cheapest way to buy my tickets? Do I fly around trip to Paris? When i get in Santiago how do I get back to catch my flight home?
  13. G

    camino on a tight budget

    hi folks i intend to walk from sjpp to santiago, 4-5 weeks maximum, any ideas as to how much i would roughly have to take. Do you think it possible to do it on 800 euro? thanks gary
  14. F

    rough cost estimate

    Hi all, first time poster here, I am looking to the camino frances this summer, not sure when exactly. i was just wondering what kind of cost am i looking at in general. how much would i be spending on accomodation and how much on food. is it possible to camp in places along the way? thanks

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