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Camino del Norte from Gijón/Xixón to Ribadeo (157km)

Hiking map, Points of Interest, Elevation graph and GPS File

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POIs Way of Saint James from Gijón/Xixón to Ribadeo

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Start End Name Type Distance from Gijón/Xixón (km approximate) Shortest distance to Way of Saint James (km) Website
Gijón/Xixón
City 0.0 0.06
El Puente Secu
Hamlet 6.5 0.07
Veriña de Baxo
Hamlet 6.6 0.13
La Estación
Hamlet 7.2 0.07
Muniello
Hamlet 8.1 0.09
El Monte Prevera
Hamlet 8.6 0.15
San Pablo
Hamlet 11.7 0.07
Ramos
Hamlet 13.1 0.01
Sopeñes
Hamlet 13.8 0.07
La Vega
Hamlet 14.1 0.15
Santolaya
Hamlet 14.0 0.03
La Maquila
Hamlet 14.4 0.11
La Torre
Hamlet 14.9 0.09
Alredor de La Ilesia
Hamlet 17.9 0.00
La Venta
Hamlet 18.1 0.07
El Cascayu
Hamlet 18.4 0.02
Tabaza
Hamlet 18.7 0.16
Roves
Hamlet 21.9 0.12
Gudín
Hamlet 21.7 0.02
El Pedréu
Hamlet 22.3 0.06
El Cuetu
Hamlet 22.4 0.06
San Pelayo
Hamlet 22.6 0.06
El Pozón
Hamlet 26.3 0.17
La Luz
Village 27.3 0.89
Avilés
Town 29.5 0.06
Valdreo
Hamlet 31.0 0.08
So la Iglesia
Hamlet 31.5 0.13
La Sablera
Hamlet 31.5 0.01
El Caleyu
Hamlet 31.8 0.14
El Rey
Hamlet 31.9 0.05
La Cabianca
Hamlet 32.0 0.09
Bastián
Hamlet 32.4 0.05
La Quintana Dionisio
Hamlet 32.5 0.11
Atrás
Hamlet 32.7 0.15
La Garita
Hamlet 32.6 0.04
Raíces Nuevo/La Fundición
Hamlet 33.5 0.06
Samartín
Hamlet 36.2 0.03
El Pontón
Hamlet 36.8 0.08
La Castañalona
Hamlet 36.9 0.01
Piedrasblancas
Village 38.0 0.57
Villar
Hamlet 37.7 0.02
La Lloba
Hamlet 40.6 0.04
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Hamlet 43.0 0.07
El Castillu
Hamlet 47.2 0.04
La Florida
Hamlet 47.6 0.09
Muros de Nalón
Village 51.4 0.08
La Vana
Hamlet 54.8 0.13
El Pito
Hamlet 55.2 0.02
Cudillero / Cuideiru
Village 57.9 1.21
El Peñéu
Hamlet 57.3 0.09
Belandres
Hamlet 57.6 0.04
El Mantu
Hamlet 58.0 0.01
El Rellayo
Hamlet 60.9 0.18
La Magdalena
Hamlet 61.6 0.00
Umayor
Hamlet 64.3 0.02
El Cepéu
Hamlet 66.6 0.02
Soutu Lluiña
Hamlet 67.1 0.02
Nuviana
Hamlet 73.5 0.05
Castañeras
Hamlet 75.2 0.00
Santa Marina
Hamlet 77.7 0.06
Ballota / Vaḷḷouta
Hamlet 80.4 0.04
Cadavéu
Hamlet 87.4 0.14
Caneiru
Village 96.0 0.53
Ḷḷuarca
Town 105 0.02
El Vau y Barayu
Hamlet 116 0.03
Vil.lapedre
Hamlet 118 0.17
Piñeira
Hamlet 120 0.08
Villauril
Hamlet 121 0.13
La Venta
Hamlet 123 0.05
La Colorada
Hamlet 124 0.19
Navia
Town 125 0.05
Barqueiros
Hamlet 126 0.11
Cartavio
Hamlet 132 0.18
Castello
Hamlet 134 0.16
Arboces
Hamlet 134 0.08
Llóngara
Hamlet 135 0.14
A Caridá
Village 136 0.06
San Pelayo
Hamlet 138 0.05
Valdepares
Hamlet 139 0.08
El Franco
Hamlet 140 0.19
Porcía
Hamlet 141 0.08
Campos
Village 142 0.16
Salave
Village 143 0.90
Barrionovo
Hamlet 148 0.03
A Fonte
Hamlet 148 0.00
Tol
Hamlet 149 0.06
El Tombín (Tol)
Hamlet 149 0.03
Campón
Hamlet 152 0.06
El Teso de Lois
Hamlet 154 0.08
Lois
Hamlet 154 0.01
Figueras
Village 154 0.21
San Román
Hamlet 155 0.17
Ribadeo
Town 157 0.03
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Route from Gijón/Xixón (City) to Ribadeo (Town)
Shortest distance from Gijón/Xixón to the Way of Saint James: 0.06 km
Length of the displayed part of the Way of Saint James: 157 km
Shortest distance from Way of Saint James to Ribadeo: 0.03 km
Total distance Gijón/Xixón - Ribadeo approximately 157 km

Elevation
Total ascent 3,545 m
Total Descent 3,508 m
The elevation data contains minor measurement errors which can cause the total ascent and the total decent to be too high.
The altitude differences on the routes from the starting point to the hiking route and from the walking route to the endpoint are not included in the totals!

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The calculation is an approximation. The actual duration varies per person and also depends on the terrain and the weather conditions.
The formula used to calculate the walking time: Walkingtime = distance / horizontalspeed + ( totalascent / ascentspeed + totaldescent / descentspeed)/2

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Info selected point (s)

Start point Gijón/Xixón
Distance on the Way of Saint James from French border 497 km
Distance to Way of Saint James 0.06 km
Santiago de Compostela 352 km
Type City
Elevation 7 m

End point Ribadeo
Distance on the Way of Saint James from French border 654 km
Distance to Way of Saint James 0.03 km
Santiago de Compostela 195 km
Type Town
Elevation 45 m

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Notes on the map and the table

The routes of the Ways of Saint James come from the website of the Dutch Genootschap van Sint Jacob (Society of Saint James) www.santiago.nl. The POI come from www.openstreetmap.org.The POI are selected with the website overpass-turbo.eu.
Heights have been added to Waymarkedtrails tracks using the website gpsvisualizer.com.

The exact locations of Cities, Towns, Villages and Hamlets are based on the locations that Openstreetmap or Google Maps gives. Usually this is somewhere in the center.

The distances in the table and on the map are an approximation!! This is because the actual routes from the Way of Saint James to the POI are not included.
The distance from a Point Of Interest (POI) to the Way of Saint James is the shortest distance to the Way of Saint James in a direct line.

The distances between two POIs (point 1 and point 2) are calculated as follows
Total distance = Distance point 1 to nearest point on the Way of Saint James + Distance point 2 to nearest point on the Way of Saint James + Distance between the two nearest points on the Way of Saint James

If points 1 and 2 are close to the Way of Saint James, the calculated distance is usually a good approximation.
If one of the two points is situated further from Way of Saint James, the actual distance may differ (significantly) from the calculated distance.

It is recommended to check the route from a starting point to the Way of Saint James and from the Way of Saint James to the end of a stage! This may e.g. by zooming in on the map and checking for a path or road from the starting point to the Way of Saint James and from the Way of Saint James to the end point.

The track of the Way of Saint James is from different sources and may include errors. Also, the recorded POIs may include errors! It is recommended to check the track and points before walking the path!

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