This week-long Portuguese Coastal Camino Guided tour is one of our most popular Camino guided tours for a good reason. It takes the group to the heart of the Rías Baixas, famous for its Albariño white wine and delicious shellfish. Take the chance to experience it during the celebrations of St James’ Day.
CAMINO GUIDED DEPARTURES:
This tour starts in the elegant seaside town of Baiona, where you can visit the Monte Real castle, stroll along the port and go for a swim in the bay before starting your journey to Santiago. From Baiona, the group will walk the coastal trail towards Vigo, enjoying views of the magnificent Illas Cíes and Vigo Bay.
The Portuguese Coastal Camino joins the classic Camino Portuguese in the market town of Redondela where you will encounter pilgrims from all over the world. The group will then continue their Camino journey passing the quaint village of Pontesampaio, the historic city of Pontevedra, spa town Caldas de Reis and Padrón, famous for its celebrated writers and green peppers. In Santiago de Compostela you will be able to get your ‘Compostela’ certificate and explore the magic of the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The group will spend two nights in Santiago, where you will experience the famous fireworks and St James’ Day celebrations.
Talk to our team if you would like to add extra nights in Santiago after your guided tour to explore this wonderful region.
Please note: This tour is conducted in English however all our guides are fluent in Spanish also.
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