info@galiwonders.com

logo galiwonder

Stage 5: Quiroga-Monforte de Lemos

Stage 5 of the Winter Way, from Quiroga to Monforte de Lemos, covers around 30 kilometers and offers pilgrims a day of walking through varied Galician landscapes. The path winds through hills and forests, providing an enriching experience of nature and local culture. This stage stands out for its beautiful views and the connection with the history of the region.

Towns through which the stage takes place

  • Quiroga: Starting point with its rural charm and cozy atmosphere, where pilgrims can enjoy the local architecture before embarking on the walk.
  • Vilafranca do Bierzo: Intermediate town, known for its cobbled streets and the church of San Francisco, which offers pilgrims a place to rest and explore.
  • Monforte de Lemos: Final city of the stage, with its imposing National Parador and the Monastery of San Vicente, provides walkers with a unique historical and cultural environment.

Monuments to see along the route

  • Church of Santiago in Quiroga: It stands out for its Romanesque architecture, inviting pilgrims to explore its details before starting the journey.
  • Church of San Francisco in Vilafranca do Bierzo: Historical monument with an impressive Gothic façade, providing walkers with a cultural break on their journey.
  • Parador Nacional and Monastery of San Vicente in Monforte de Lemos: Two outstanding points of interest, where pilgrims can immerse themselves in the rich history of the region.

This stage offers pilgrims a unique mix of natural landscapes and historical heritage, from the departure in Quiroga to the arrival at the monumental Monforte de Lemos, creating an unforgettable experience on the Winter Way.

Can we help you organize your Camino de Santiago?

Fill out the form and a specialized Travel Agent will help you plan your Camino de Santiago

Peregrino en un campo con flores

StagesCamino de Invierno | Winter Way

Etapa 1

Ponferrada - Las Médulas

28 km
3/5
7h15m
Etapa 2

Las Médulas-El Barco de Valdeorras

27 km
3/5
6h45m
Etapa 3

El Barco de Valdeorras-A Rúa de Valdeorras

12 km
1/5
3h
Etapa 4

A Rúa de Valdeorras-Quiroga

27 km
3/5
7h
Etapa 5

Quiroga-Monforte de Lemos

33 km
4/5
7h20m
Etapa 6

Monforte de Lemos-Chantada

30 km
5/5
7h30m
Etapa 7

Chantada-Rodeiro

25 km
3/5
6h45m
Etapa 8

Rodeiro-Lalín

22 km
2/5
5h30m
Etapa 9

Lalín-Silleda

16 km
1/5
4h
Etapa 10

Silleda - Ponte Ulla

20 km
2/5
5h
Etapa 11

Ponte Ulla - Santiago de Compostela

25 km
2/5
6h

Discover the routes of the Camino de Santiago

Request your itinerary
Fill up the form and get your itinerary in your email adress in 24-48h.
Solicita tu itinerario
Rellena el formulario y recibirás el presupuesto en tu email en 24-48h.
×

Atención comercial | Commercial Attention

×