The Portuguese Coastal Way or Caminho da Costa is a stunning alternative route of the Portuguese Camino de Santiago (#caminhoportugues). Following the Atlantic Coast towards Santiago de Compostela, the Portuguese Coastal Way starts in the colourful UNESCO-listed city of Porto and will take you to charming seaside towns and villages in Northern Portugal before crossing by ferry to A Guarda, in Galicia, and the heart of the Rías Baixas. Discover the wild Atlantic beauty and sandy beaches of Northern Portugal and Galicia, taste delicious seafood and wine, stay in fishing villages and feel refreshed by the maritime feel of our newest Coastal Camino. Read more Portuguese Coastal Way Camino articles on our blog. The full Portuguese Coastal Way takes just under 2 weeks to complete or you can choose to do one week.
Please see below for our suggested itineraries. You can select the Portuguese Coastal Way to customise your route (start point, finish point and options that you would like to have). You can walk or cycle any of our ways.