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Uterga

Private hostel (16, 10€, March to October) Camino del Perdón, on the Camino on the left. Laundry facilities. Café / restaurant with a good Pilgrim Menu. Friendly hostel run by three generations of women from the same family. Website www.caminodelperdon.es Tel 948 344 598 Open 11:00
Private hostel (26, 10€, with breakfast) Casa Baztán also on Calle Mayor. Kitchen, laundry facilities. Evening meal. Website www.casabaztanalbergue.com Tel 948 344 528 Open 11:00

The café in Camino del Perdón does good food.

Fresh drinking water from the village drinking font with its famous inscription, De Pamplona a Puente, en Uterga la mejor fuente / From Pamplona to Puente (la Reina), in Uterga the best fountain, (although occasionally dry in summer). Vending machines.

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About the Camino Guide

The full guide

The full Walking Guide to the Camino de Santiago has the following:

  • Urban maps of towns and cities and detailed maps of the Camino in rural areas
  • Lots of information about historic sites along the Camino's route
  • Camino legends and a description of the fascinating history of the Camino and the places it passes through
  • Recommendations of great places to eat and unmissable local specialities
  • Translations of place names of villages and towns
  • The dates of local festivals, the famous Spanish fiestas

If you'd like to see what it looks like you can download a samples from here the first 20 pages of the Walking Guide to the Camino de Santiago

You can get the full guide as a PDF document to download by making a US$5 donation to this website (see the bottom of this page).

For your donation you'll also get a PDF copy of Camino de Santiago Practical Preparation and Background, the definitive guide to preparing for the Camino. It's got loads of information about:

  • Packing: what to bring and (all importantly) what not to bring
  • Health and safety: how to avoid, or if necessary, deal with blisters, bedbugs, heatstroke and other hazards
  • What to expect on “the Way”: What's a typical Camino day?
  • Communicating: with useful words and phrases in Spanish?
  • History of the Camino and of Spain: what was the Camino like in the middle ages?

To download a sample of the first 20 pages of Camino de Santiago Practical Preparation and Background, just click here!

The Walking Guide to the Camino de Santiago is also available as an app on Android and Apple (iPhone) mobile phones. For links to the apps see here.

The free guide

The free guide is, as its name suggests, free! It contains the same information about pilgrim hostels and pilgrim facilities as the full guide but it doesn't contain the maps, historical information, sights, etc. You can get a copy of the free guide to download in PDF format from our download page.

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