Our work Camino FAQs What about going in Holy Week (Easter)? If you are on pilgrimage in Holy Week you may see some famous processions:: Camino Francés Burgos Holy Monday: Via Crucis. Maundy Thursday: meeting of Jesús con la Cruz a Cuestas and Nuestra Senora de los Dolores in Plaza del Rey San Fernando. Sahagún Holy Saturday morning: Before Procession of Los Pasos visitors are carried shoulder-high to knock on door of the chapel where the religious floats are stored. Good Friday afternoon: Procession of El Santo Entierro. León Religious brotherhoods are known as 'papones'. Processions date from the 16th century. Maundy Thursday: musical procession of El dulce nombre de Jesús Nazareno. Good Friday: The Procession of Los Pasos. 9am Meeting of La Dolorosa and San Juan in Plaza Mayor. Holy Saturday: El Desenclavo; afternoon opposite Puerta del Perdón in San Isidoro. Links: www.semanasantaleon.org Astorga Processions each day, especially Maundy Thursday night El Silencio and Good Friday, some in the early hours of Friday morning. Race of San Juanin in Plaza Mayor - the race of the image of St John hurrying to tell Our Lady Of Sorrows of the death of her Son. Links: www.semanasanta-astorga.com, www.ayuntamientodeastorga.com. Ponferrada Easter Saturday after dark: Salve to Virgen de la Soledad in front of San Andrés Easter Sunday: procession of the sacrament accompanied by the women of the town. Via de la Plata Salamanca Maundy Thursday: Procession of the Brotherhood of El Cristo del Amor y de la Pazincludes prayers in front of New Cathedral. Good Friday: Descent from the Cross in Patio Chico. Zamora Holy Monday: Procession of Penitential Brotherhood of El Santísimo Cristo de la Buena Muerte departs from church of San Lazaro, accompanied by singing of motetJerusalén, Jerusalén by Miguel Manzano. Maundy Thursday: midnight, El Canto del Miserere, Plaza de Viriato - flaming torches line the street , singing of Jesús Yacente.