By means of this notice, the State Company Correos y Telégrafos S.A. (hereinafter, Correos) informs of its personal data protection policy with the aim that users can freely and voluntarily select whether they wish to communicate to Correos the personal data requested upon subscribing to the services offered through the web site www.elcaminoconcorreos.com
Users are advised that some of the services offered through the web site may include specific conditions on the matter of personal data protection. Access to these services implies acceptance of the specific conditions established for them.
The user guarantees that the personal data provided to Correos are accurate and any modification that affects them will be communicated. In consequence, Correos is exonerated from any responsibility derived from non-compliance by the user of this guarantee.
Pursuant to the provisions in Spanish Organic Act 15/1999 of 13th December of Data Protection, Correos informs you that any data provided by the users shall be incorporated to a file of personal data owned by Correos. This information shall be used to deliver the hired services. .
Prior to any other use or purposes of the files owned by Correos, the user's consent is requested pursuant to Spanish Organic Law 15/1999, 13 December, on Personal Data Protection.
Users are made aware of which personal data are incorporated into Correos files, and may exercise their rights to access, modify, cancel and oppose it pursuant to Spanish Organic Law 15/1999, 13 December, on Personal Data Protection.To these effects, you must send your e-mail accompanied by a copy of their National ID Document or equivalent document to the Sociedad Estatal Correos y Telégrafos S.A. C/ Vía Dublín nº 7 - 28070 Madrid; The above is without prejudice to the utilities of access, modification and revocation of consent which, as applicable, Correos has made available to the user on the screens in the respective services.
Correos guarantees that it has adopted the opportune security measures in its facilities, systems and files, as well as the confidentiality of its personal data.
Correos guarantees that in the event of sub-contracting any part of the service(s) offered to the user, and for its execution it were necessary for the subcontractor to access the personal data in its condition of responsible party for the treatment on behalf of Correos, the data protection obligations shall be stipulated contractually with the company contracted, pursuant to article 12 of Spanish Organic Law 15/1999, 13 December, on Personal Data Protection.
We transfer your rucksack
So that you can travel light along the Camino de Santiago
We transfer your rucksack or suitcase from your accommodation at one stage to the next!! This way, your walk is more comfortable, your bag is lighter and you can enjoy every step of the Camino. We will take your luggage every day to your next hostel or hotel.
Bicycle transportation services
We send your bicycle to your starting or finishing point
Decide where you want to start the Camino and we will send your bicycle there from any branch of Correos. Once you finish the Camino de Santiago you can go to the nearest post office and send it back home again. Your bicycle will be insured and we package your bike without disassembling it.
For everything you want in or out of your rucksack
With our Paq Peregrino you can send suitcases or parcels to any point along the Camino (hostels, hotels, branches of Correos, etc) so that you have your personal belongings when you arrive. You can therefore have extra clothes or other items and not only the ones you carry along the Way. You can also send back whatever you have in your daily rucksack that you no longer need.
So that you have nothing to worry about other than just enjoying the Camino
Correos offers a prepaid card that is not linked to a bank account. In this way, you can defort walk the Camino without taking your credit or debit cards with you. You only have to put the money on the card that you are going to need and then top up again if your balance is low. This is a simple, safe and comfortable way of taking your money along the Camino.
Stamping Your Credential
So that you have the best stamps on your Pilgrim's Passport
Branches of Correos along the Camino de Santiago stamp your Credential or Pilgrim's Passport with our special stamps. Many of these stamps represent important tourist attractions from that particular place to help you remember your jorney.
Sending parcels along the Camino de Santiago
Send your parcels without having to go along to a branch of Correos!
You can send a parcel from any of the over one-hundred branches of CORREOS located along the Camino de Santiago and additionally from some of our “Tiendas Amigas del Camino”, a network of shops and accommodation from where you can send parcels any time of the day. This service will help you to get rid of things from your luggage that you no longer need. You can also buy souvenirs or some typical products without having to worry about carrying them with you.
Lockers in Santiago
So that you can freely visit the Cathedral or enjoy the city
Our Pilgrim's Office at Rúa do Franco, 150 metres from the Plaza del Obradoiro, has lockers. You can leave your rucksack, suitcase, bike or trekking pole before you go into the Cathedral or you can wander around Santiago without having to worry about your luggage.
To help you with anything you may need
We have over 150 branches of Correos along all the Caminos. We will be delighted to welcome you and help you with anything you need.