Friends of the Anglican Centre in Santiago de Compostela, Spain partners with Insider’s Travel for pilgrimages

New agreement to facilitate faith-based pilgrimages along the Camino de Santiago. 

Insider’s Travel is pleased to announce a partnership with the Friends of the Anglican Centre in Santiago de Compostela. Together, they will be offering pilgrimages for the Spring of 2024, giving access to Insider’s Travel’s wealth of experience. 

With two decades in the Spanish travel market and a comprehensive network of experienced guides, Insider’s Travel has entered into this partnership to serve the faith-based community. 

Nancy Mead, Friends President, commenting on the partnership said, “We’re delighted to work with Insider’s Travel. They are reliable, trustworthy partners who tailor the experience of the Camino to the specific group or parish in their care”. 

Insider’s Travel delivers special access experiences in Spain to groups. With this partnership, the Insider’s Travel Group focuses on helping clergy and laity organize their pilgrimage from start to finish. Additionally, a donation is made from every pilgrim’s trip fee to the Centre. 

Established in 2006, Insider’s Travel is a specialist travel group with offices in Madrid, Spain and Manchester, UK. 

Founder Joanna Wivell says, “The Anglican community has its spiritual and physical presence on the Camino and Insider’s Travel is delighted to be able to partner with the Friends of the Anglican Centre in Santiago in order to make their trips as simple, safe, and life-changing as possible”. 

The Camino de Santiago, or Way of St. James, is a historic network of pilgrimage routes from all parts of Europe, leading to the shrine of Saint James in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Established in the 9th century and declared one of the “three great pilgrimages of Christendom” in 1492, it holds universal cultural and spiritual significance. The Camino fosters personal growth and reflection, attracting growing numbers of pilgrims each year, with over 439,000 pilgrims registered.