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Way of St. James

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Way of St. James
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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Location Galicia, Spain Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates 42°52′50″N 8°32′38″W / 42.880561°N 8.543889°W / 42.880561; -8.543889
Criteria Cultural: (ii), (iv), (vi) Edit this on Wikidata
Reference 669
Inscription 1993 (17th Session)
Way of St. James is located in Spain
Way of St. James
Location of Way of St. James

The Way of St. James or St. James' Way (Spanish: El Camino de Santiago, French: Chemin de St-Jacques, German: Jakobsweg, Basque: Done Jakue bidea) is the pilgrimage route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia in northwestern Spain. Tradition says that the remains of the apostle Saint James are buried there.

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