Stage 2: Laxe-Arou

The second stage of the Lighthouse Way continues to captivate walkers with its spectacular coastal landscape. This stretch offers a mix of seaside trails, towering cliffs and the opportunity to explore charming fishing villages. The sea breeze and the serenity of the Atlantic Ocean accompany pilgrims in this unique experience.

Towns through which the stage takes place

  • Laxe: Starting point of the stage, Laxe gives walkers the opportunity to immerse themselves in its maritime atmosphere and enjoy the beauty of its beach and port.
  • Arou: Final destination of the stage, Arou is a small coastal town that welcomes pilgrims with its authenticity and charm. Its cobbled streets and its connection to the sea offer a picturesque experience.

Monuments to see along the route

  • Laxe Beach: During the walk from Laxe, pilgrims can once again enjoy the beautiful Laxe Beach, taking the opportunity to relax and contemplate the natural environment.
  • St. Mary’s Church of Arou: Upon reaching Arou, walkers can visit the St. Mary’s Church, a historical monument that reflects the cultural richness of the region. Its architecture and artistic details tell stories of centuries past.
  • Arou Viewpoint: For those seeking panoramic views, the Arou Viewpoint offers a unique perspective of the coast and ocean, providing a moment of contemplation and connection with nature.

Stage 2 of the Lighthouse Way continues to delight pilgrims with the Galician coastal beauty, combining the exploration of charming towns with the majesty of the maritime landscapes.

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StagesThe Lighthouse Way

Etapa 1

Ponteceso - Laxe

25 km
6h 30m
Etapa 2


17 km
Etapa 3


26 km
Etapa 4


32 km
Etapa 5


24 km
Etapa 6


26 km

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