The year-on-year increase in the number of pilgrims, particularly on popular routes such as the Camino Francés, does inevitably affect the environment negatively. However, all pilgrims can do their bit to minimise their impact.
For more detailed information on how to Leave No Trace see: https://lnt.org/learn/7-principles
With many thanks to a pilgrim who wishes to remain anonymous.
Confraternity of Saint James,
27 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8NY, United Kingdom.
Tel: (+44) (0)20 7928 9988
Company Limited by Guarantee, Registered no. 4096721 — UK Registered Charity no. 1091140
Founded in 1983 to promote the pilgrim routes to Santiago de Compostela
Orders are sent out Monday-Thursday every week. Dismiss