CAMINO PORTUGUES DE SANTIAGO
THE CAMINO DE SANTIAGO AT YOUR OWN PACE
8 DAYS | SELF-GUIDED | MODERATE | FROM €650
Airport pick up and transfer to Valença
Time for a short introductory walk between borders.
D2 TUI/PORRIÑO - REDONDELA →17 KM
On your way to Santiago Diverse stage with a mix of rural and urban areas.
D3 REDONDELA – PONTEVEDRA → 16 KM / 3-4 H
Day stage you will be surrounded by a pleasant countryside, with traditional cottages and traditional horreos (barns). The medieval bridge Pontesampaio and Pontevedra historical center are some of the day highlights. Pontevedra is the most “city-like” town on the route aside from Santiago and a bustling place with a great atmosphere.
D4 PONTEVEDRA/CALDAS DE REIS → 21 KM
Today’s stage is a gentle long but not difficult. We will leave Pontevedra behind, leaving the city through its iconic Plaza de la Peregrina and after leaving the zigzag of streets and squares in the centre of Pontevedra, we will head towards Caldas de Reis, a village widely visited for the medical properties of its thermal waters.
Night Caldas de Reis
D5 CALDAS DE REIS /PADRÓN → 18 KM
Diverse stage that will take us to Padrón. In the village the legendary church of Santiago resides “el Pedrón” in which, according to the legend”, the disciples of the apostle Santiago moored the boat that transported the mortal remains of the apostle once they arrived to the coasts of Padrón after sailing the river Ulla.
D6 PADRÓN/ SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA → 26 KM
Last stage of the Portuguese Way, so we recommend leaving Padrón early to enjoy the day in Santiago de Compostela. Today you will find a high density of urbanized areas. Today you will find a high density of urbanized areas, confirming that you are reaching the finish line. On the way two milestones, the monumental collegiate church of Iria Flavia and the Escravitude church.
D7 SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
Take your time and visit the magnificent historic center at your own pace.
After breakfast, end of our services
How does this trip benefit the destination?
We use local companies for on tour support, luggage transfers and accommodation management.
- Team meet & Greet
- Tailor made Route Notes
- Pilgrim Kit
- Private guide tour, local guide
- GPS tracks
24/7 phone support