Stage 3: Arou-Camariñas

The third stage of the Lighthouse Way continues taking pilgrims on a fascinating experience along the Galician Atlantic coast. From Arou to Camariñas, this stage offers a combination of coastal paths, impressive cliffs and the opportunity to immerse yourself in the region’s rich seafaring culture. The sea breeze and the changing landscapes accompany the walkers on this journey.

Towns through which the stage takes place

  • Arou: Starting point for this stage, Arou stands out for its calm atmosphere and its charming views of the sea. Pilgrims can explore its alleys and enjoy the authenticity of this small fishing village.
  • Camariñas: The final destination of the stage, Camariñas, welcomes walkers with its lively port and its historical connection with fishing. This picturesque town is known for its bobbin lace and its iconic lighthouses.

Monuments to see along the route

  • Vilán Lighthouse: At this stage, pilgrims can visit the Vilán Lighthouse, an impressive landmark located on a cliff. This lighthouse, with its maritime history, offers panoramic views of the ocean and the surrounding area.
  • Camariñas Lace Museum: Upon arriving in Camariñas, walkers have the opportunity to explore the Lace Museum, which displays the artisanal tradition of bobbin lace, an important part of local culture .
  • Church of Santa María de Xaviña: On the way to Camariñas, pilgrims can discover the Church of Santa María de Xaviña, a monument that adds a historical and spiritual touch to the tour.</li >

Stage 3 of the Lighthouse Way continues to delight walkers with its unique combination of maritime landscapes, local culture and historical heritage, offering an enriching experience along the Galician coast.

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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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