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The Jerusalem Way is the world's longest pilgrimage and international peace and culture route!

The Jerusalem Way connects religions and peoples in a unique peace project.

The Jerusalem Way stands for mutual recognition and tolerance.

Love, the most powerful force in the universe, penetrates, illuminates everything and builds bridges between all people!

 

Pilgrims create openness to encounters, dismantle prejudices and fears and strengthen trust - basic trust! The supposed boundaries between peoples and religions can be bridged by individuals with love and mutual respect.

Aire-Sur-L'Adour - Nogaro
30,75 km / ↓ 320 m / ↑ 335 m
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Description

Today we leave the Acquitaine region in Dept Landes (40), come to the Midi-Pyrénées region and hike in two departments there, namely through Hautes Pyrenées (65) and Gers (32). The starting point and destination are both on the Adour River, so we mostly hike near this river. Today's route leads to a large extent over field and forest paths, and again and again we come across water, in natural stream beds or in canals. The area is quite sparsely populated, and so we come across smaller hamlets again and again, but actual villages are usually next to the route. The stage town of Nogaro dates back to 1055, and we will visit the Saint-Nicolas church there, which was quite damaged during the Huguenot Wars but was later restored.


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Distance: 30,75 km
Difference in altitude: 84 m
Highest point: 165 m
Lowest point: 81 m
Total ascent: 335 m
Total descent: 320 m