|The Finisterre – Muxía is the only route that begins in Compostela. Though the way as we know it ends in the city of Santiago, the pilgrimage is not over in Compostela.
Day 2: Stage 2 “Ponte Maceira / Marco do Cornado” (20 Km.).We leave Ponte Maceira and continue through Negreira (Pazo de Cotón and the Church of San Mauro) to arrive at A Pena. We go on walking to reach the village of Piaxe, and following the path through Cornovo, we later go over the “rego of Foxan” (stream) and cross Vilaserío until the end of the journey in Marco do Cornado. Accommodation in Casa Perfeuro María.
Day 3: Stage 3 “Marco do Cornado – Marco do Couto ” (25.3 km). The day begins in Marco do Cornado and continues through Santa Mariña das Maroñas with its Romanesque church and its hórreos (granaries). The route continues through Bon Xesús, Vilar de Castro, travelling up mount Aro, where there is an old Celtic settlement and a wonderful view. The route extends to Olveiroa, where on the walls of several houses down this road one can still see some small stands that lead to the beehives that are kept inside the houses. The stage goes on to Hospital do Logoso that in the past had a hostel for pilgrims. Little after you will find a crossroad leading to Fisterra, this road drives to Marco do Couto to finish the route. Accommodation in Casa de Santa Uxía.
Day 4: Stage 4 ” Marco do Couto – Cabo Fisterra ” (25.9 Km.). We leave Marco do Couto to find the sanctuaries of Nosa Señora das Neves and San Pedro Mártir, each with its holy spring. The road then reaches villages of Cee, Corcubión (listed as a historical and artistic site) and Sardiñeiro. The day ends in Fisterra. Accommodation in Padro da Viña.
Day 5: Stage 5 ” Fisterra – Lires ” (15.3 Km). The starting point is the church of Santa María das Areas and its Gothi cross, next passing through the village of Fisterra, Val de Duio, Suarriba, Castrexe, Padrís, Canosa and finally, Lires. Accommodation in Cabañas de Lires.
Day 6: Stage 6 ” Lires- Muxía ” (15.3 Km.). The departing point is now Lires. From Lires, one travels to Vaosilveiro, Frixe, Guisamonde, Morquintián, Monte Facho, Praia de Lourido, the village of Muxía and ends in the sanctuary of Nosa Señora da Barca and its holy stones: the “rocking stone” and the “kidney stone”. Accommodation in Casa de Trillo.
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