Camino Finisterre/Muxia - Late November 2017 | Camino de Santiago Forum
Camino Forum App now available
Camino Forum Android APP Camino Forum iOS APP
Search 30 000 Camino Questions right here... your question might have been asked before
Camino Guides (for sale) | Camino Guides made by pilgrims
By Signing up to the forum (free) you will be able to:

-- Ask any Camino related question you might have
-- Participate in the camino conversation on this forum
-- Get an weekly e-mail (Saturdays) with the most popular topics from the last 7 days
-- Be able to download pdf's and other Camino Resources
Sign

Weekly forum email Daily forum email Luggage Storage in Santiago de Compostela
Dismiss Notice
Have a question you would like to ask? Here is how you do it!

Camino Finisterre/Muxia - Late November 2017

Discussion in 'Santiago to Finisterre and Muxia' started by Raymond Aquilina, Aug 12, 2017 at 6:06 PM.

  1. Raymond Aquilina

    Raymond Aquilina Ray

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2015
    Messages:
    83
    Likes Received:
    168
    Location:
    Malta
    Camino(s) past & future:
    Camino Portugues - Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela (2015)
    Camino Frances (Sep 2016)
    Dear Forum Members,
    I am thinking of doing my third Camino. This time it will be a shorter one after having compeleted the Camino Portugues from Lisbon in 2015 and the Camino Frances fro SJPD in 2016.

    This time I want to complete the round route from Santaiago Finisterre/Muxia/ Santiago.

    Due to the time avaioalable I am hoping to start the last week of Novemeber but I am not sure if it is too late before winter arrives in terms of weather and lenght of days. I expect by that time (in Spain) sunrise is late and sunset early.
    Coulde someone give me some information about these issues.

    Meanwhile I thank you for your continuous help through the Forum.

    Regards,
    Ray Aquilina
     
    Phil W likes this.
  2. jsalt

    jsalt Jill Donating Member

    Joined:
    Aug 24, 2010
    Messages:
    1,345
    Likes Received:
    2,371
    Location:
    South Africa
    Camino(s) past & future:
    Portugués, Francés, Norte, Du Puy, Rota Vicentina, De Soulac
    Hi Ray, no problem, quite doable. At the end of Nov 2013 I walked: Santiago to Negreira to Olveiroa to Corcubion to Lires (via Finisterre) to Muxia to Olveiroa to Santa Marina to Negreira to Santiago. Had fantastic weather, and no problem finding a bed.
    Jill
     
    Phil W and Tincatinker like this.
  3. vlebe

    vlebe Walker Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2013
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    313
    Location:
    Brazil
    Camino(s) past & future:
    2001; 2004; 2009; 2013, (2016/2017)
    Hey Raymond! As Already mentioned, this is completely doable... No road blocks!! Last year I arrived in Santiago around dec 21st, and headed to Finister the following day. There was no problems whatsoever apart from the expected lack of choices to sleep: deep in winter, as soon as you enter galicia, you can expect that the Xunta albergues will be always open year round but, from Santiago to Finisterra ( at least that "Christmas week") they were the only ones open (I never had problems to find a place to sleep though).

    And still, that was late december... I'm sure that late november you'll be fine! Autumn is a lovey (I'd say almost perfect) season for a Camino .
     

Share This Page

This site is run by Ivar at
Casa Ivar
in Santiago de Compostela