Camino de Compostela Home Label
The Gironde is, with Aveyron and Hérault, one of the three pilot departments for the experimentation of this approach with a national aim. The latter aims to enhance the quality of reception and services of these hosts. It also makes it possible to create links and animate a network of actors invested around this path, and thus provide collective responses to common problems.
Reception and accommodation are essential for the development and promotion of the Ways of Santiago de Compostela.
In order to promote good hosting practices and enhance the role of ambassador of the territory played by hosts, a host charter has been launched by the Agence des chemins de Compostelle in order to build a network between hosts, local authorities and associations and allow obtaining the label "Welcome to the Way of Compostela in France" to the hosts who would engage in the process.
To date, the label is deployed in Aveyron, Gironde, Hérault, Hautes-Pyrénées, Lot, Haute-Garonne, Aude and Tarn-et-Garonne.
This approach aims to create a dynamic and an adapted welcome for pilgrims on the French routes towards Compostela.
Do you share the values of openness, tolerance, friendliness, simplicity and many more?
Are you concerned about the reception of walkers, and the good health of the path?
Do you want to be recognized in your reception process and better identified?
Do you find it interesting to create links with other hosts and players on the path to find collective solutions to problems encountered?
Do you meet the prerequisites and the 20 commitments of the charter?
JOIN THE “COMPOSTELA ROADS RECEPTION IN FRANCE” NETWORK!
Brochure of the routes to Santiago de Compostela
The map of the 3 routes to Compostela in Gironde: