Program Details

Hike the famous Camino de Santiago through the striking landscapes and terrain of northern Spain. Fall into sync with your mind, body, and spirit!
Location:
Santiago De Compostela, Spain
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
High School
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

Join Arcos Journeys Abroad for a trek along the ancient pilgrim’s path of the Camino de Santiago, or The Way. Hike through the beautiful landscapes of northern Spain passing through ancient villages. The final stop of this incredible trek is Santiago de Compostela, claimed to be the final resting place of St. James the apostle. Along this historic route learn about the incredible history and architecture of centuries old cathedrals and monasteries. Stay in traditional albergues, or guest houses, typical to the Camino experience. This is an active program where you will meet other trekkers and pilgrims from all of the world.

Setting Description:
Spain is an ancient country that has been a crossroads of many civilizations. From the Romans to the Visigoths to the Moors and the Christians. It is a country of many contrasts visible in its people and its geography. Spain is an ideal country to explore language, art, history, and outdoor pursuits.
Cost:
2100 USD. There are no tuition costs associated with this program.

Additional Program Information

Requirements:
- Meet the age requirement of the program of choice. For most programs, the minimum age is 14 years old at the start of the program. Some programs may require a minimum age of 15. - Individuals 18 years of age may participate in the programs as long as they are in high school or have recently graduated. - Meet the physical fitness levels that some programs (Active Discovery & Wellness) have attached to them.
Scholarships:
No

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