9-Day pilgrimage with Gabriel gonsalves

Camino de Santiago Pilgrimage

Dates: May 23–31, 2024 (9 days)
Start/End: Sarria to Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Total Distance: 114 km over 6 stages (avg. 22 km per day)
Limited Spots: 7 Participants

Join us on this extraordinary 9-day Camino de Santiago pilgrimage from Sarria to Santiago in northern Spain. As we walk the Way of St. James together, you’ll have ample opportunities for self-reflection, spiritual recharging, inner healing and connecting with fellow pilgrims.

This popular French Way route from Sarria stands out for its abundance of fellow pilgrims, cozy accommodations and manageable distances, creating the perfect balance of camaraderie, comfort, and challenge.

Pilgrimage Description

Embark on an extraordinary 9-day pilgrimage along the renowned Camino de Santiago, journeying from the quaint town of Sarria to the historic city of Santiago, located in the beautiful northern region of Spain. This pilgrimage, also known as the Way of St. James, presents a unique opportunity for self-discovery, spiritual rejuvenation, inner healing, and bonding with fellow pilgrims from around the globe.

Together, we’ll traverse the full 114 kilometers necessary to earn the Compostela, the official certificate of pilgrimage, awarded upon reaching the hallowed destination of Santiago. This journey is not just a physical one, but a spiritual one, taking us through lush green landscapes, across gently rolling hills, and into charming hamlets steeped in history and culture.

The route we’ll be following is the popular French Way, starting from Sarria. This pathway is renowned for its vibrant camaraderie, with a multitude of fellow pilgrims sharing the journey. As we walk, we’ll be welcomed into cozy accommodations each night. The distances we cover each day are manageable, offering a perfect blend of challenge and comfort. The French Way strikes a harmonious balance, making it an ideal choice for both first-time and experienced pilgrims.

Who is this Pilgrimage For?

The Pilgrimage of the Heart is well-suited for individuals who:

  • Are on a spiritual journey and seek a deeper connection with God or Spirit
  • Aspire to become physically, mentally, and emotionally stronger
  • Possess an adventurous spirit and desire a unique vacation experience
  • Wish to escape their daily routine and gain a broader perspective on life
  • Enjoy having fun, exploring new locations, and meeting like-minded individuals


Below is an overview of our journey. We walk an average of 22 km daily across gently undulating terrain. Evenings are left free for quiet contemplation, journaling, connecting with new friends and rest.

Day 1: Travel to Sarria
Day 2: Sarria – Portomarín (22 km)
Day 3: Portomarín – Palas de Rei (24 km)
Day 4: Palas de Rei – Melide (14 km) 
Day 5: Melide – Arzúa (15 km)
Day 6: Arzúa – Pedrouzo (20 km) 
Day 7: Pedrouzo – Santiago (19 km)
Day 8: Rest day in Santiago
Day 9: Return travel to Madrid/Granada

Pricing & Reservations

EUR 1,450 – Shared double room
EUR 1,650 – Private room

50% deposit to reserve your spot, balance due by April 15th, 2024.

What’s Included

  • Transport from Madrid/Granada to Sarria
  • 8 nights accommodation along the route
  • Daily breakfast
  • Support vehicle for baggage transfers
  • Pilgrim’s Passport & Compostela certificate
  • Guidance from spiritual teacher Gabriel Gonsalves
  • Travel insurance

*Not included: Lunches, dinners, flights, tips

Reserve Your Spot

If you feel called to join us on this transformative journey, the first step is to schedule an intro call with Gabriel to see if it’s the right fit for you. To schedule your call, please contact Gabriel Gonsalves using the following details:

Gabriel Gonsalves
Tel: +34 634 266 440
Email: gabriel@gabrielgonsalves.com

We warmly invite you to walk the Way of St. James with us! Discover how each step along the Camino opens your heart, transforms relationships, and shifts perspectives in miraculous ways.