- Name Jakobsweg Breisach - Cluny
- Length of trail 450 km, 280 miles
- Length in days 18 days
- Start of trail Breisach (D)
- End of trail Cluny (F)
- Traildino grading EW, Easy walk, nature trail
Jakobsweg Breisach (D) - Cluny (F), 450 km, 18 days
From the southwest of Germany, pilgrims have several options to travel to Santiago de Compostela. This Jakobsweg between Breisach and Cluny connects the Alsace to Burgundy. The start is in Germany, Breisach, near Freiburg. Soon, the Way crosses the Rhine and heads for Couthenans, Gy, Beaune and Cluny. By the way: you will pass the best vineyards of France.
From Cluny, it is another 250 km or 10 days walk to Le Puy-en-Velay, The first part is not very clearly described, but halfway one hits the GR65 or Via Gebennensis coming from Geneva.
Visit Traildino's overview page for the Way of Saint James / Camino de Santiago.