The first section of the Pilgrims’ Way, the GR65, also called the Way of Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle. It crosses the high, wild country of the Auvergne, whose grassy hills are full of flowers in summer.
Getting to le Puy-en-Velay
There is a railway station in the centre of le Puy-en-Velay so you can get there from almost anywhere in France.
Our route for this section
Day 1: Le Puy-en-Velay to Monistrol
Day 2: Monistrol to Chanaleilles