The GR 65
is a long-distance walking route
of the Grande Randonnée
network. The French
name for this GR route is the Chemin de St-Jacques
and the Spanish
name is the Camino de Santiago
: this is because the GR 65 is an important variant route of the old Christian pilgrimage
to Santiago de Compostela
; as such it is a Way of St. James
The GR 65 has been included as part of European walking route E3.
The route starts in Geneva and goes through:
Le Puy-en-Velay (Haute-Loire), Nasbinals (Lozère), Conques (Aveyron), Figeac (Lot), Moissac (Tarn-et-Garonne), Aire-sur-l'Adour (Landes), Roncevalles (Spain).