A unique Spanish travel opportunity especially for members of American Pilgrims on the Camino
Navarra: Una Experiencia en el Camino
May 18-26, 2023
Alda Estella Hostel/Hotel
Plaza de Santiago
Registration cost: $1,095 USD (double), $1,357 USD (single)
American Pilgrims on the Camino is offering our members a unique Spanish travel opportunity May 18-26, 2023, in Navarra, Spain.
This first-ever cultural journey, in coordination with Los Amigos del Camino de Santiago de Estella, will traverse the geographically diverse region of the medieval Basque Kingdom of Navarra and give participants the opportunity to intimately get to know the culture, gastronomy and wine, and varied terrain along the Camino Francés as well as portions of the Aragones and the Baztanes. Travelers will be accompanied by members of different Camino Associations of Navarra, which is home to some of the most breathtaking landscapes in Spain.
Registration costs $1,095 USD (double occupancy). A limited number of single rooms are available for $1,357 USD and can be booked during registration. You may register up to two travelers during registration.
We’ll base our group in Estella, located on the banks of the historic Ega River. Travelers will enjoy 8 nights’ accommodation at the Alda Estella Hostel/Hotel on Plaza de Santiago, Estella (click here for hostel website). Rooms are double occupancy (a limited number of single rooms are available with a supplement and can be booked during registration). Payment will be collected by American Pilgrims. If you have a roommate you can enter that person’s name during registration. If you do not have a roommate, a same-sex roommate will be assigned.
Each day following breakfast we’ll visit different towns, have a six-to-ten kilometer walk on varied sections of the Camino and enjoy visiting historic sites and sampling the famous Navarra regional cuisine and wines.
Registration includes daily breakfast and lunch, aperitifs, winery and museum visits, entrance fees, and daily transportation via executive motorcoach. We recognize you may have dietary needs/restrictions. Our Spanish hosts will make every attempt to accommodate dietary needs but we cannot guarantee such needs will be met.
NOT included in the package: airline, bus and/or train tickets to/from Estella, evening dinners, travel and health insurance and incidentals.
To attend, you must:
- Be a member of American Pilgrims on the Camino
- Be at least 18 years old by May 1, 2023
- Have a valid passport with an expiration date after November 26, 2023 (6 months after the end of the trip)
- Provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
Depending on conditions at the time of the trip, participants may be required to wear a face mask.
Participants are responsible for ALL medical coverage and travel insurance policies and/or the review of their existing policies to confirm coverage is current during the duration of the trip. Neither Los Amigos del Camino de Santiago de Estella nor American Pilgrims on the Camino are responsible for providing travel and/or medical insurance coverage for any participant.
Cancellation Policy: Registration and payment must be made no later than March 21, 2023. Cancellations made before April 15, 2023, receive a full refund minus a $50 fee, provided American Pilgrims on the Camino confirms a replacement attendee. If we are unable to identify a replacement, we cannot provide a refund. We are unable to provide any refund for cancellations made after April 15, 2023.
Please note that participants are solely responsible for ALL travel and medical insurance policies and coverage and/or the review of their existing policies to assure their travel and medical coverage is current while in Spain and a half-day in France. Neither Los Amigos del Camino de Santiago de Estella nor American Pilgrims on the Camino are responsible for providing travel and/or medical insurance coverage for any participant. Personal trip insurance is recommended.
If you have questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration closes on Tuesday, March 21, 2023.
We look forward to traveling with you and exploring the wonders of Navarra!