If you have at least two weeks to walk the Camino Portugués, why don’t you start in Porto? This way, you will be able to discover one of the most important cities of Portugal, really well known because of its old quarter (a World Heritage Site since 1996), its wine, or its promenade along the Duero river.
But there is even more, the Camino Portugués will take you to discover really nice towns in Northern Portugal, such as Barcelos or Ponte da Lima. Moreover, we will be able to taste its delicious gastronomy, contemplate its landscapes…
The boarder with Galicia (Spain) is marked by the bridge that connects Valença do Minho (Portugal) and Tui (Spain). From this point up to Santiago de Compostela, the Portuguese Way walk continues through Galicia region. Pilgrims walking this trail will discover really nice Galician towns, such as Tui, Pontevedra or Caldas de Reis.
Please note that the minimum requited to get the certificate is 100 km. If you do not have enough time, we suggest you to walk the last 100 km of the Portuguese Way, from Tui to Santiago de Compostela.
With our assistance, it will be really easy to complete the last 200 km of the Camino Portugués.
These hotels offer private rooms with private bathrooms as well as other additional services that may vary depending on the type of category: restaurant service, television, room service, dry cleaning, ironing service, etc. It is common to stay in this type of hotels in the cities along the Camino.
These accommodations have the necessary services to cover the basic needs of cleanliness and rest at a more moderate price than the hotels . Officially, hostels and guesthouses are 1-star accommodations. However, this rating should not be taken into account when evaluating the level of comfort and quality of their services.
Typical in the large cities along the El Camino. They can be family hotels or international hotel chains. They are perhaps the most expensive alternative, although you can find different price levels according to the category and services they offer.
These are small accommodations characterized by having few rooms and providing personalized attention. They are hotel concepts with a modern style and their own character. They can be between 1* and 5*.
This is a public hotel chain that manages a network of almost 100 charming hotels distributed throughout the Iberian Peninsula. The establishments are located in buildings of cultural interest and great historical value, and stand out for their scenic, artistic or natural interest (including ancient palaces, monasteries, fortresses, convents, fortresses…).
Rural houses, pazos, inns, rectories, castles, monasteries, farmhouses… These are historic buildings of great architectural and patrimonial value. So much so, that this characteristic sometimes gives them the status of “luxury lodging” despite the fact that they are
“luxury accommodation” despite the fact that they are often rustic constructions in which natural stone and wood predominate.