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Stage 12: Melide-Arzúa

Stage 12 of the Primitive Way, from Melide to Arzúa, covers approximately 14 kilometers and represents a shorter but significant section on the journey to Santiago de Compostela. This section offers pilgrims a mostly flat and pleasant route, through rural landscapes and forests.

Towns through which the stage takes place

  • Melide: Starting point known for its rich Jacobean tradition and historical charm.
  • Boente: Small village that serves as an intermediate point on the road, offering a serene rural environment.
  • Arzúa: Final town of the stage, known for its cheese and its importance as a meeting point for several Jacobean paths.

Monuments to see along the route

  • Church of Santa María in Melide: A temple with history that marks the beginning of the stage, providing a space for contemplation.
  • Saint Mark’s Chapel in Boente: A rural chapel that adds a spiritual and picturesque touch to the tour.
  • Church of Santiago in Arzúa: A final milestone that reflects the historical importance of Arzúa on the Camino de Santiago, offering pilgrims a place for reflection before continuing towards Santiago de Compostela.

This stage, although shorter, allows pilgrims to enjoy the tranquility of the rural environment and explore the charming towns on their way to the final destination.

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StagesCamino Primitivo

Etapa 1

Oviedo - Grado

25 km
3/5
4h15m
Etapa 2

Grado-Salas

22 km
2/5
5h30m
Etapa 3

Salas - Tineo

20 km
3/5
5h
Etapa 4

Tineo-Borres

21 km
2/5
5h15m
Etapa 5

Borres-Berducedo

29 km
4/5
7h45m
Etapa 6

Berducedo-Grandas de Salime

20 km
3/5
5h
Etapa 7

Grandas de Salime-A Fonsagrada

25 km
3/5
6h45m
Etapa 8

A Fonsagrada-O Cádavo

24 km
3/5
7h45m
Etapa 9

O Cádavo-Lugo

30 km
4/5
7h15m
Etapa 10

Lugo - Ferreira

26 km
2/5
6h30m
Etapa 11

Ferreira - Melide

20 km
2/5
5h
Etapa 12

Melide - Arzúa

14 km
2/5
3h50m
Etapa 13

Arzúa - O Pedrouzo

19 km
2/5
4h30m
Etapa 14

O Pedrouzo - Santiago de Compostela

19 km
2/5
4h30m

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