Choosing the right time of the year to do the Camino de Santiago is another of the most important decisions that we will have to make before starting this experience. We are going to walk for hours and several days, so whether we prefer winter or summer, we must be prepared for possible inclement weather.
So, what season is the best to do the Camino? There are really no seasons better than others to do the Way of Saint James since it will also depend on the path you choose. The important thing is that you take into account what factors influence when choosing one or another season, since there will be advantages and disadvantages in all of them. If you are well prepared and know what you are going to find, you can enjoy your Way to Compostela both during summer or winter.
When it comes to the Camino of Santiago, we will basically find the same seasons as in any other touristic trip in Spain: