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11/Apr/2017

The Xunta contributes more than 1 million euros for conservation and promotion of the French Route and cooperation with Galician municipalities along this route

The improvements will be made in Arzúa, Melide, Monterroso, Palas de Rei, Paradela, Pedrafita do Cebreiro, O Pino, Portomarín, Samos, Sarria and Triacastela These municipalities...

10/Apr/2017

The Xunta de Galicia and Government of Spain deploy special security arrangements on the Way of St. James during Holy Week

Vice-President of the Xunta Alfonso Rueda, Government Representative in Galicia Santiago Villanueva, and Turismo de Galicia Director Nava Castro presented this operation today ...

7/Apr/2017

The Xunta de Galicia signposts the Portuguese Camino from the coast to the Town Hall of Redondela with eight official Stone milestones

Redondela, April 7, 2017 The territorial delegate of the Xunta in Vigo, Ignacio López-Chaves, and the Manager of the Xacobeo, Rafael Sánchez Bargiela, together with the Councilor...

28/Mar/2017

The Xunta de Galicia signposts the Portuguese Camino from the coast to the Town Hall of Nigrán with 16 official Stone milestones

Vigo, March 28, 2017 The territorial delegate of the Xunta in Vigo, Ignacio López-Chaves, and the Manager of the Xacobeo, Rafael Sánchez Bargiela, together with the Mayor of the...

25/Mar/2017

Turismo de Galicia strengthens ties with Friends of the Way of St. James associations in the United States

Xacobeo Manager Rafael Sánchez took part in the 20th Annual Gathering of Pilgrims, held in Georgia, where he presented the Galician management model for the Way of St. James At...

20/Mar/2017

La Xunta erects signposts along the Portuguese Coastal Route where it passes through the municipality of A Guarda, with 16 official milestones

Vigo, 20 March 2017. This afternoon, the regional representative of the Xunta in Vigo, Ignacio López-Chaves; the manager of the Xacobeo company, Rafael Sánchez Bargiela; and the...

18/Mar/2017

Turismo de Galicia was in Aragón to present its experience in managing the pilgrimage routes to Santiago in Galicia through the Way of St. James Master Plan

Xacobeo Manager Rafael Sánchez recently took part in an international conference in Jaca, organized by the Government of Aragón and the Jaca Town Council, in partnership with the...

11/Mar/2017

Turismo de Galicia promotes the Way of St. James at Italy's leading religious tourism fair

The number of Italian travellers increased for the fifth consecutive year and this nationality now ranks third in terms of foreign visitors to our community It is also the...