GÎTE ULTREÏA’S RULES OF OPERATION Posted May 16, 2023
A large number of new pilgrims have never been in a gite (an hostel) or mountain refuge. Here are the main rules to know for
ARRIVING IN SAINT JEAN PIED DE PORT Posted March 28, 2023
ON FOOT Clic on the map to enlarge it By the way of St James (GR 65) which goes through the town from one end
SLEEPING IN RONCESVALLES Posted January 9, 2023
Our hostel is situated in Saint Jean Pied de Port, but we give you here some hints in order to prepare your stay in Roncesvalles.
MINIMUM EQUIPMENT FOR RONCESVALLES Posted January 9, 2023
This 7-8 hours and 26 kilometers moutain stage crosses the Pyrenees at an altitude of 1400 m. It’s necessary to follow some security rules !
BICYCLES AT GÎTE ULTREÏA Posted January 9, 2023
During the Middle Age, a lot of pilgrims used to go to Santiago horseriding; in 2015, 10% othe pilgrims arrived in Santiago where “bicigronos”
BREAKFAST AT GÎTE ULTREÏA Posted December 27, 2022
Whether it is the GR 10 or the Camino de Santiago, the hike for the day is strenuous, and one to be undertaken with good
THE STAGE TO RONCESVALLES : HARD OR NOT? Posted March 3, 2022
It is very far from being the bogeyman which is its reputation: practically all pilgrims are astonished to see how easily they have completed it!
BACKPACK TRANSPORT TO RONCESVALLES Posted March 3, 2022
Maialen and her small company EXPRESS BOURRICOT will take care of this service. You can contact her : www.expressbourricot.com
Another idea to cross Pyreneans and discover them … Posted January 4, 2021
Number of walkers start hiking in this majestic Pyreneans crossing from the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea by the mythical mountain path GR 10.
RETURNING FROM RONCESVALLES Posted December 28, 2020
Some of you finish your Camino in France (Voie du Puy, Vézelay…) by the stage of St Jean Pied de Port – Roncesvalles. It is