Help Gorta-Self Help Africa in their worldwide work and see
France and Italy like never before … 

Why not follow in the footsteps of Roman legions this year and join us on the 50 day Romewalks Le Havre-Rome Charity Walk departing Le Havre on Wednesday, 11th March and Friday September 11th 2020 or join us for a section or two or three or whatever your time allows. Meet people from all walks of life and age groups (18 or over) and use your sponsorship funds to help GORTA-SELF HELP AFRICA in their wonderful work. Make lifelong friends, and improve your health on this well planned, life changing experience organised by people who have walked every step of the way…


Departing Le Harve on Wednesday March 11th and Friday September 11th 2020 this walk is 1300 miles in total but if you can’t commit to the full 50 days we would be happy for you to join us for a week, or two, or three, or whatever your time allows.


Below you will see a selection of frequently asked questions and their answers.
These contain all of the necessary information in relation to the Le Harve to Rome Charity Walk 2019

Why Le Havre to Rome?

Based on our past experiences Le Havre is the fastest starting point for walkers to get us into central and southern France and Rome is a magnificent end to a wonderful walk.

What is the purpose of this walk and how long is the distance?

This walk is 1300 miles/2000km in length and the purpose is to raise sponsorship funds for GORTA-SELF-HELP-AFRICA the internationally...

Have you completed this walk yourselves?

Yes, we have-twice-first in 1979 and second in 2001. We know precisely what we are doing and how to do it.


The total inclusive price for the Romewalks Le Havre-Rome Charity Walk 2020 for Gorta-Self Help Africa is as follows:

  • €4995 pp for complete walk
  • €495 pp sharing..section 1 (5 days)
  • €695 pp sharing..Sections 2-6 incl (7 days each section)
  • €995 pp sharing Section 7 (final section 11 days


Romewalks, Rye Abbey,
Connaught Street,
Kilcock, Co. Kildare


Drew : +353 85 8211255
Mary : +353 87 7107336


 His Lordship Most Reverend Dr. Diarmuid Martin D.D RC Archbishop of Dublin
His Lordship Most Reverend Dr.Michael Jackson D.D C of I Archbishop of Dublin