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Spanish Adventures

15703, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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November Camino 2017

If you're hoping to avoid the heavy crowds of summer and enjoy cooler walking temperatures you may... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Samuel H
Garry is CEO of the Camino!

This is the 2nd time my sister and I have done a segment of the Camino de Santiago with Garry... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Lillian E
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Welcome to Spanish Adventures! I’m Garry, an independent outdoors guide who has been helping people walk the various Camino de Santiago routes for over 10 years. I can help you with all aspects of your trekking, whether on the Camino or elsewhere. To get a good idea of other people's experiences, please read the wonderful reviews they've been kind enough to leave. I hope to see you in Spain for a walking or trekking holiday. If you need more information or have any questions please feel free to get in touch!
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

If you're hoping to avoid the heavy crowds of summer and enjoy cooler walking temperatures you may want to consider a Fall camino. We made our camino in early November. We experienced light rain a couple of times, but the cooler temps and uncrowded trails...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

This is the 2nd time my sister and I have done a segment of the Camino de Santiago with Garry. There is NO WAY that we would do this any other way. Garry is incredibly knowledgeable an offers customized trip planning at a very reasonable...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

All I can say is Garry is awesome! Because of health reasons my husband and I decided to hike the last 100 km of the Camino as a spur of the moment decision. Garry had 1 weekday to set up accommodations, bag transfers, taxi rides...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Gary and his staff provided excellent support for our Sarria to Santiago walk. Our cases were always at the next stop and he was full of good ideas, support and advise as we made our way from town to town. He provided just the right...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

I walked from O'Cebreiro to Santiago with a friend in May 2016. Garry customized our self-guided trip for the days we wanted and arranged a few days at the beginning of the trip to start in Leon. We had terrific guides and drivers throughout our...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

I and two other friends walked the Camino Frances from O Cebreiro (159kms). Garry provided suggestions on the itinerary and arranged our trip. He was most helpful in guiding us on flights and other logistics. Garry provided us with the most excellent accommodations and we...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Garry planned a two week unguided walking tour for my 70 year old dad and I. He was easy to get in contact with and planned everything down to the smallest details. He sent us itineraries and maps and kept on contact with us during...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

I first heard about Garry from a couple of Australian pilgrims in June 2014. They were so happy with everything Garry helped them with, they insisted if I ever had the need I should use his services. Since then, Garry has arranged two pilgrimages, one...More

1  Thank Pat D
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Garry arranged a self-guided 10 day camino cycling tour for my wife and I on very short notice in July 2016. We enjoyed everything from the hotel arrangements, luggage transfer, bicycle recommendation, to the meals - his attention to detail was truly amazing, and his...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Two years ago we used Garry with great satisfaction from Roncesvalles to Burgos. This year we resumed our self-guided Camino in Burgos and he continued to provide excellent service at a reasonable cost. He worked with us on combining bicycling the meseta with hiking through...More

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Response from Nutmeghiker | Reviewed this property |
While I hiked without a guide, I believe Garry also offers guided hikes. To receive a certificate, you must hike at least 100 km, which takes several days.
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