"Giving Something Back"
Our membership fees for 2022 are Ordinary(€20) and Student(€10).
Membership of the Society offers the opportunity to stay connected with the Camino and to “give something back”. The Society arranges events and activities during the year.
Members can enjoy:
• Organised Walks - led by experienced pilgrims, we walk ancient pilgrim routes and scenic hiking routes across Ireland, typically on a monthly basis.
• Cultural Events – celebrate St James Day with us, which includes Mass followed by a social event.
• Discounts Outdoor Store :
Get up to 15% discount in these outdoor stores with your membership card:
Portwest in Westport, Galway and Killarney --- 15%.
Cotswold @ Trinity St, Dublin --- 15%
BaseCamp @ Jervis St, Dublin --- 10%
Giving Back and Supporting:
• Camino Information Centre - we always encourage members to share their Camino experiences by volunteering at our Camino Information Centre or at our Informations Events.
• Pilgrim Office Volunteer in Santiago – as a member you can represent the Camino Society Ireland as a volunteer at the Pilgrim Office in Santiago. This is typically a two-week posting and gives you an opportunity to meet pilgrims from all over the world.
• Hospitalero - as a member you can represent the Camino Society Ireland as a Hospitalero along the Camino. This is sure to be a unique experience.
• You will be supporting:
Camino Companions in Santiago, see Facebook: Camino Companions
The Sponsorship of less-privileged pilgrims in need. More information on request.