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8/Feb/2019

The Xunta and the Institute of Fine Arts sign an agreement to hold a unique international symposium on the Camino in New York in 2020

The signed document includes the proposal to prepare an updated publication in English as a result of this meeting Feijóo advances that the symposium, which will be coordinated...

8/Feb/2019

The Xunta de Galicia celebrates the approval of the Decree Law which will regulate the Camino de Santiago in Portugal

In recent years, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism has collaborated with the Portuguese Government in the design of this regulation to harmonise it with the management carried...

22/Jan/2019

The Xunta opens the call of subsidies of the program or teu Xacobeo

The line of support is endowed with 2 million for new projects to boost the Xacobeo 2021 These may be eligible for financial aid for three different types of applicants: local...

Brochure "O Teu Xacobeo" (galician)

11/Dec/2018

Feijóo remarks that the more than 3.6 million pilgrims who have arrived in Santiago to date since 1993 did not travel to the past but 'to a future capable of integrating eras, cultures and experiences'

He draws attention to the responsibility to enhance the value of a Camino that crosses various routes and runs through over 100 townships, with a programme of rehabilitation,...

7/Dec/2018

The Regional Government tenders the drafting of the Strategic Plan of the Xacobeo 2021 with the goal of creating a universal and participatory celebration

Culture and Tourism publishes the contract for the service of developing this roadmap, amounting to more than 66,000 euros and a project deadline of 4 months It will be based on...

6/Dec/2018

A dozen monuments along the French Camino light up in blue to celebrate 25 years as World Heritage

The Regional Ministry of Culture and Tourism celebrates this important event in a special way along the Jacobean Route every night from today until 11 December This initiative...

5/Dec/2018

Feijóo reiterates the commitment "to the best Holy Year of our history" and highlights the launch of the new hostel in the city centre of Ourense

He stresses that, with this infrastructure, Ourense has recovered a disused building in a strategic location that will allow pilgrims to enjoy the city during their stay He...

28/Nov/2018

The Organising Committee of Xacobeo 21 gives its approval to the draft decree which regulates the brand’s use

This body's plenary session, chaired today by Regional Minister Román Rodríguez, also approved the lines which will be taken to elaborate the Strategic Plan. Santiago de...