This Holy Year continues to add new features to the Xacobeo 2021 programme. A new and complementary way of enjoying the Camino de Santiago has been born in a recreational format, inspired by the “escape rooms that have become fashionable in recent years. Escape the way is all a novelty for pilgrimswho, in addition to their authentic route, can also enjoy this game in some of the villages along the French Wayfor example, from Sarria. Shall we play?

The Escape Way Project

So called to be identified as a Jacobean modality, “The Escape Way” is a game project based on the well-known “escape rooms”.but instead of taking place in an enclosed space, the game takes place in the open space of towns and cities through which the Camino de Santiago passes..

As of May 2021, and following the approval by the Xacobean Councilthe game has been gradually being introduced and is operational in locations in the Camino Francés who have joined this initiative, and this saturday 23rd October “The Escape Way” will be available in Sarria (Lugo)although it already premiered in Galicia