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IHF Camino Challenge 2024

A photo of participants at the end of Irish Hospice Foundation's Camino Challenge 2023.

IHF Camino Challenge 2024

Walk the Camino and raise vital funds for Irish Hospice Foundation. Every step counts!

Date: Friday 27th September to Friday 4th October
Crossing La Rioja / Entering La Meseta
5 Walking Days, 124km
7 days / 6 nights


By stepping out on the Camino you are embarking on a personal challenge but also supporting people nationwide who are facing death or bereavement. Our vision is for everyone facing these challenging times to receive the care and support they need.

Route Details

Starting in Estella, we will walk across the vineyards of La Rioja before entering the vast plateau known as La Meseta. Along the way, we will stay in Logroño, capital of La Rioja, where we will experience the vibrant atmosphere of its old town. We will walk through a beautiful landscape of plains and crop fields with some long walking stages. Some of the Camino’s most iconic places can be found along this route, such as San Juan de Ortega and Santo Domingo de la Calzada. Finally, we will spend two nights in Burgos, the second great city of the Camino, with its imposing Gothic Cathedral located in one of the most beautiful historic centres in Spain.

Route highlights:

  • Winding your way through a beautiful landscape dotted with vineyards and villages
  • Admiring the many historic churches and monasteries along the way
  • Sampling delicious local dishes and Rioja and Ribera del Duero wines
  • Reflecting on your journey in the famous Cathedral of Burgos

Register Your Interest for IHF Camino Challenge 2024

If you’re interested in taking part in our Camino Challenge 2024, please complete the Expression of Interest form below and we’ll be in touch soon with further details.

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Here are some photos from some of our previous Camino challenges!

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