MINHO COUNTRYSIDE CHARMS INN TO INN

O CAMIÑO DOS FAROS

PORTUGUESE HEART AND SOUL

8 DAYS | SELF-GUIDED | MODERATE  

The Lighthouses Path

The unique and vibrant Minho region is always surprising. The pure blue of the Atlantic , the majestic granite mountains, green fields, calm rivers,  are the ingredients that form the colorful landscape mosaic. From the green fields of the Lima Valley to the ocean, there is so much to explore on this walking holiday, not forgetting the rich gastronomy and delightful Vinho Verde wines.

ITINERARY

DAY 1 Transfer to Ponte da Barca

DAY 2 Exploring Sistelo green terraces 

DAY 3 Lima valley, walking and wine 

DAY 4 Camino de Santiago Experience

DAY 5 Life between borders, Minho River

DAY 6 Caminha Coastal walk

DAY 7 Viana do Castelo coastal charms 

DAY 8 Transfer Porto

*Want to explore Peneda Gerês National Park? Talk with us!

This holiday is available for solo travellers

How does this trip benefit the destination?

This tour was designed by our local guides, Isabel and Marina, hand picking the trails, accommodations  and restaurants for you. The accommodations and restaurants that we use are a small scale and usually family-run businesses. For lunch we prepare your picnic meals with local and KM0 products.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Team meet & greet 

  • Tailormade Route Notes

  • GPS tracks and topographic maps

  • Local accommodation or Rural Tourism

  • 24/7 phone support

  • Private transfers eco-driver

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Landscape diversity

  • Unique rural heritage

  • Local gastronomy and wine

  • Viana do Castelo and Ponte de Lima

  • Vinho Verde wine tasting

  • Riverside villages

 

EXPLORING MINHO AND PENEDA-GERÊS NATIONAL PARK

O CAMIÑO DOS FAROS

HERITAGE AND NATURE

8 DAYS | SELF-GUIDED | MODERATE  

We handpicked for you the best Alto Minho hiking trails.  A great diversity of landscapes, ambiences and experiences on a partially centre-based walking holiday. Starting on Peneda-Gerês National Park finishing at the Atlantic, each stage has a something special to discover. Remote villages, camino de santiago stages, transhumance mountain villages, riverside walks, oceanside rock cravings, fishing ports are just some of the ingredients of your holiday!

ITINERARY

DAY 1 Transfer to Peneda-Gerês National Park

DAY 2 Peneda Mountain 

DAY 3 Exploring Sistelo green terraces 

DAY 4 Lima valley, walking and wine 

DAY 5 Serra de Arga mountain villages 

DAY 6 Life between borders, Minho River 

DAY 7 Viana do Castelo coastal charms

DAY 8 Transfer Porto

*Want to explore Galicia? Talk with us!

This holiday is available for solo travellers

How does this trip benefit the destination?

This tour was designed by our local guides, Isabel and Marina, hand picking the trails, accommodations  and restaurants for you. The accommodations and restaurants that we use are a small scale and usually family-run businesses. For lunch we prepare your picnic meals with local and KM0 products.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Team meet & greet 

  • Tailormade Route Notes

  • GPS tracks and topographic maps

  • Local accommodation or Rural Tourism

  • 24/7 phone support

  • Private transfers eco-driver

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Landscape diversity

  • Peneda-Gerês NP

  • Unique rural heritage

  • Local gastronomy and wine

  • Viana do Castelo and Ponte de Lima

  • Vinho Verde wine tasting

  • Riverside villages

 

THE MAGIC NORTHERN COAST INN TO INN

8 DAYS | SELF-GUIDED | EASY  

THE NORTHERN PORTUGAL AND GALICIA COASTAL CHARMS

Looking for a gentle walking getaway with sea breeze off the beaten track? So you are checking the right program! With the extra feeling of visiting two countries! ; )

This getaway through the unspoiled northern Coast starts in Neiva, a small seaside village surrounded by sandy beaches. Day after day, you will be walking from coastal village to coastal village, enjoying the seaside, exploring small seaports and tasting the very best of the sea gastronomic delights. At Galicia, the Spanish part of the tour, the cliffs cut the coast and at each curve, blue clear waters and vibrant fishing ports. The visit to Cies Islands, the marine-terrestrial National Park is a really a special moment, giving you time to contemplate the coast you have been exploring!

ITINERARY

DAY 1 Transfer to Castelo de Neiva, walk to Viana do Castelo

DAY 2 Viana do Castelo coastal walk

DAY 3 Afife to Caminha, the Portuguese traditional fishing ports

DAY 4 Crossing borders

DAY 5 A Guarda, Galicia best kept secret

DAY 6 Cies Islands (optional)

DAY 7 Rias Experience

DAY 8 Transfer Vigo or Porto

*Want o explore Santiago de Compostela or Porto? Talk with us!

How does this trip benefit the destination?

This tour was designed by our local guides, Isabel and Marina. The accommodations and restaurants that we use are a small scale and usually family-run businesses. Meet our local partner Mário that operates a small boat business. Join our local guide in Viana do Castelo for a nice tour around the city.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Team Meet&Greet

  • Tailormade Route Notes

  • Day tour with local guide

  • Accommodation

  • 24/7 phone support

  • Transfer including boat

  • GPS tracks, topographic map

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Coastal villages

  • Small sea ports

  • Fresh fish and seafood

  • Portuguese an Galicia unspoiled coastline

  • Atlantic coastal landscapes

  • Boat trips

  • Optional Cies Islands marine-terrestrial NP

 
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