PORTUGUESE WAY FROM OPORTO TO SANTIAGO  (240km)

In this itinerary you will drive along the Camino de Santiago from Oporto. We will enjoy 240 km until arriving at the famous Santiago Cathedral. This pilgrimage route was really important in the Middle Age, it was used by pilgrims from western lands of Portugal, and for those who arrived from all around the world at the Portuguese port.

Arrival in Oporto

The traveler is responsible to arrive at the given accommodation on the chosen date. This day is a good chance to visit the city and to rest.

Oporto – Barcelos

Dificultad LowTiempo estimado 6-7hDistancia52 Km

Our way starts from the Oporto Cathedral, located at Sé Square. This stage goes mainly on asphalt and pavement, crossing between fields and forest. Some of the highlights are the several bridges we will cross like Zameiro or Arcos. After Pedra Furada, we will start a descent towards Barcelinhos and the beautiful Barcelos, which we will access crossing a medieval bridge. Shortly after crossing the bridge we will arrive at the end of the stage.

Barcelos – Rubiaes (San Roque)

DificultadLowTiempo estimado 6-7hDistancia49 Km

For this itinerary difficulty remains low. We will pass through small villages with churches builts in Baroque style. We will enter the Lima River valley before to arrive in Ponte da Lima. From there we will reach Portela Grande to finally enter in Rubiales, our goal for this stage.

Rubiaes (San Roque) – Redondela

Dificultad LowTiempo estimado 6h 30′Distancia53 Km

This stage starts between mountains to step by step enter at Valença fortress.  After crossing the International Bridge (border between Portugal and Spain) we will arrive at Tui. From here you will pass Monxas Tunnel and start a slight climb up to San Telmo Bridge. From there we will arrive in O Porriño. We will cross the Louro Valley and after visiting Santiaguiño de Antas hermitage we will finally arrive in Redondela, end of the stage.

Redondela – Caldas de Reis

Dificultad LowTiempo estimado 5-6hDistancia41 Km

We will leave from Redondela towards Ponte Sampaio. The way will take us through woods (irregular terrain) to the village of Ponte Cabras where you will see the parish house of Santa María de Alba. We will also find “A Lombo da Maceira” with its famous statue of Santiago with the walking stick. The last village we will meet before arriving In Caldas de Reis will be Tivo.

Caldas de Reis – Santiago de Compostela

Dificultad MediumTiempo estimado 6hDistancia49 Km

We are facing a short stage but the most exciting. We recommend leaving early to take advantage of the day in Santiago de Compostela. The difficulty increased compared to previous stages. Starting from Caldas de Reis we will cross the Umia River. The path leads us once again through forests and to the village of Santa Mariña. We will cross Fontenlo River, from there we will continue to Padrón. We are approaching Santiago de Compostela.

Monte Do Gozo it’s a strategic point, located just 4 km from the Cathedral. Once there we will observe in the distance the towers of the long-awaited Santiago Cathedral and we will feel a great personal satisfaction. We must let ourselves be guided downhill; the end of our Camino is near. We will arrive at Obradoiro Square, where the Cathedral is located.

Santiago de Compostela

Mission completed. After sealing our credential at every stage and collecting our Compostela, we deserve this great reward. A good opportunity to get to know the city, enjoy its culture, people and gastronomy, after all the effort invested you’ve earned it.

** After leaving the accommodation, our services will be concluded.

THIS TRIP INCLUDES

  • 6 nights in the chosen accommodation
  • Backpack transfer service (1 package – máx. 20 kg.)
  • Credencial (Pilgrim’s passport)
  • Telephone assistance service 24/7
  • Travel assistance insurance
  • Single room supplement: 140 €/pax
  • Extra night in Santiago: 35 € pax double room / 55 € pax single room
  • Breakfast: 45 €/pax
  • Half Board:  145 €/pax
  • Cancellation insurance: 20 €/pax
  • Electric Bike rental: 280 €/pax
  • Mountain Bike rental 27”: 160 €/pax
  • Mountain Bike rental 29”: 180 €/pax
  • Bike shipping from your home: 60 €/pax
  • Bike shipping from Santiago: 60 €/pax

PRICE

  • 480 € pax double room

ACCOMMODATION

For this itinerary we offer accommodation in double private rooms in hotels, hostels or rural accommodation.

Hostales y/o pensionesHostels and hotels 480€

* All accommodations are of the best quality, carefully selected after years of experience and approved by our customers.

H O T E L

Accommodation in double private rooms in hotels, hostels or rural accommodation

The accommodation in Hostels and Guesthouses has double, triple or quadruple rooms, always with private bathroom. They are simple and comfortable room ideal for sleeping and resting.

* For individual bookings, it is necessary to pay a supplement. 

Accommodation in double private rooms in hotels, hostels or rural accommodation

The accommodation in Hostels and Guesthouses has double, triple or quadruple rooms, always with private bathroom. They are simple and comfortable room ideal for sleeping and resting.

* For individual bookings, it is necessary to pay a supplement.