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Way of Saint James Utrecht to Santiago de Compostela from Ponferrada to Sarria (90km)

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

For planning walks on the Way of Saint James. With the different features on this page, parts of the Way of Saint James can be selected and distances determined.

POIs Way of Saint James from Ponferrada to Sarria

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Start End Name Type Distance from Ponferrada (km approximate) Shortest distance to Way of Saint James (km) Website
Ponferrada
Town 0.0 0.10
San Andrés de Montejos
Village 5.7 1.65
Camponaraya
Village 9.6 0.13
Magaz de Abajo
Village 12.9 1.57
Narayola
Village 13.1 1.19
Cacabelos
Village 15.2 0.09
Pieros
Hamlet 17.4 0.12
Valtuille de Arriba
Hamlet 19.4 1.26
Vilela
Village 23.3 1.57
Villafranca del Bierzo
Village 22.7 0.03
Pereje
Hamlet 27.9 0.03
Trabadelo
Village 32.3 0.03
La Portela de Valcarce
Hamlet 36.4 0.05
Ambasmestas
Hamlet 37.5 0.04
Vega de Valcarce
Village 39.1 0.06
Ruitelán
Hamlet 41.3 0.01
Las Herrerías de Valcarce
Hamlet 42.6 0.01
La Faba
Hamlet 46.1 0.03
La Laguna
Hamlet 48.4 0.05
O Cebreiro
Hamlet 50.7 0.02
Liñares
Hamlet 53.8 0.03
Hospital
Hamlet 56.4 0.01
Padornelo
Village 58.6 0.02
Padornelo
Hamlet 58.7 0.03
Pasantes
Hamlet 69.3 0.00
Triacastela
Village 71.7 0.17
San Xil
Hamlet 75.2 0.04
Montán
Hamlet 78.9 0.14
Gosende
Hamlet 79.7 0.15
Fontearcuda
Hamlet 79.7 0.02
Furela
Hamlet 81.9 0.05
Pintín (Calvor)
Hamlet 83.1 0.01
Aguiada (Calvor)
Hamlet 85.1 0.01
O Carballal (Vilar de Sarria)
Hamlet 87.4 0.10
O Cimo de Agra (Vilar de Sarria)
Hamlet 88.0 0.03
O Polveiro (Fontao)
Hamlet 88.6 0.16
Vigo de Sarria (Vilar de Sarria)
Hamlet 88.6 0.04
Sarria
Town 89.8 0.11
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1. Select a starting point in the table and enter the number of kms from the starting point: km and click on the button.
2. Select a starting point based on kms from Utrecht and enter the number of kilometers from the starting point:
Start point: km. Km's from starting point: km and click on the button.
With this last selection method, exactly any desired stage can be displayed. (Current view: starting point 2,435.89 km end point 2,525.44 km)

Map selected part Way of Saint James

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Elevation graph Way of Saint James from Ponferrada


The elevation data contains minor measurement errors. As a result, possibly more height differences can be seen in the elevation graph than in reality.
The elevation graph does not show the elevations of the start and end points and links to the route!

Selected part Way of Saint James

Route from Ponferrada (Town) to Sarria (Town)
Shortest distance from Ponferrada to the Way of Saint James: 0.10 km
Length of the displayed part of the Way of Saint James: 89.5 km
Shortest distance from Way of Saint James to Sarria: 0.11 km
Total distance Ponferrada - Sarria approximately 89.8 km

Elevation
Total ascent 2,239 m
Total Descent 2,317 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 Ponferrada
Distance on the Way of Saint James from Utrecht 2,436 km
Distance to Way of Saint James 0.10 km
Santiago de Compostela 203 km
Type Town
Elevation 507 m

End point Sarria
Distance on the Way of Saint James from Utrecht 2,525 km
Distance to Way of Saint James 0.11 km
Santiago de Compostela 114 km
Type Town
Elevation 439 m

Way of Saint James Utrecht to Santiago de Compostela

This Way of Saint James passes Vessem, Namur, Reims, Vézelay, Nevers, Limoges and Périgueux. In Spain it follows the route of the Camino Francés.


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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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