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Camino de Santiago - The Coastal Way / Self-Guided

8 days | From £749 | Self-guided, for 2 or more persons travelling together

The Coastal Way or Caminho da Costa is a stunning alternative route of the Portuguese Camino de Santiago. Following the Atlantic Coast towards Santiago de Compostela. The Coastal Way starts in the seaside town of Baiona, located in the heart of R' Baixas. From Baiona you will follow the coast towards Vigo, marvel at the views of the magnificent Illas Cies and the bays along the way. 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.


8 days | From £749 | Self-guided, for 2 or more persons travelling together

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  • Discover the wild Atlantic beauty and sandy beaches
  • Walk to the UNESCO World Heritage City - Santiago de Compostela
  • Enjoy walks along the coastal Camino path

The Coastal Way or Caminho da Costa is a stunning alternative route of the Portuguese Camino de Santiago. Following the Atlantic Coast towards Santiago de Compostela. The Coastal Way starts in the seaside town of Baiona, located in the heart of R' Baixas. From Baiona you will follow the coast towards Vigo, marvel at the views of the magnificent Illas Cies and the bays along the way. 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.

Map of The Coastal Way, Camino de Santiago
Day 1. Arrive Baiona
Visit the Monte Real Castle, stroll along the port, and enjoy the delicious seafood and Albarino white wine for which the region is famous for.
Day 2. To Vigo
Follow the coastal route from Baiona to Nigran and on to Vigo. Enjoy stunning views of the Bay of Vigo and the magnificent Illas Cies and its National Park.
Day 3. To Redondela
Follow the coastal Camino path and enjoy views of the Bay of Vigo as you walk to Redonela.
Day 4. To Ponteverda
Follow the coastal trail via the fishing village Arcade, make a stop to try the famous oysters then onto Pontevedra and explore the old town.
Day 5. To Caldas de Reis
Heading inland and walk through the chestnut groves, pine and eucalyptus woods. Pass the hamlet of Tivo with its lovely fountain and onto Caldas de Reis.
Day 6. To Padron
Across the River Umia and hot springs at Caldas de Reis and through forest as it climbs to the village of Santa Marina. Trek through the pine forest of Padron.
Day 7. To Santiago de Compostela
Trek through villages to the historical sanctuary of A Esclavitude, pass the ruins of Castro Lupario, head towards Agro dos Monteiros to complete your pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela.
Day 8. Depart Santiago de Compostela
Time permitting explore the vibrant old town of Santiago de Compostela a UNESCO World Heritage City. Depart and arrive UK.

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  • Trip grade: B/C - Moderate/Demanding
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Trip code: TPCW
  • Accommodation: Hotel x 7 nights
  • Meals: 7 x breakfast and 5 x evening meals
  • Single Supplement: £169
  • OVERSEAS JOINING POINT : Baiona
  • IMPORTANT : Make sure your chosen holiday is guaranteed to run before you purchase your air tickets and make any other travel arrangements

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