Portuguese Coastal Camino

The lesser walked Camino along the Atlantic coast

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The best accommodation

From beautiful parador hotels to charming casa rurales, we have sourced the best accommodation so that you can delight in your surroundings and wake refreshed each day. A unique feature of our trip is a 2-night stay at the Baiona Parador, with a visit to the nearby historical town of Tui.

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Local on-ground support

To make sure everything goes to plan, we have our own local staff on the ground. They will give you any assistance you might need on your Camino adventure and greet you at the end of your walk. You can't beat having local back-up when you need it!

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Flexible trips tailored to your ability

We listen to what you want and tailor the walking to your ability and timeframes, giving you the experience you want, not what's easiest for us! We can vary the length of stages and find the accommodation that best suits your needs and budget.

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Beautiful coastal walking

We offer the route less trodden, taking the coastal path where most walkers follow the inland route and miss the great Atlantic coast scenery. You'll get cooler temperatures and much more interesting walking days with ever changing views and fewer people on the trail. We walk through a diverse landcsape of vineyards, forests and fishing villages on this easy coastal trail.

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Discover the Caminho Da Costa or 'friendly Camino'

well organised, some great accomodation and fabulous pre-trip documentation, including language guides and a great tablet case!

 Julie Garlick

July 2017

 

Thank you for organising this awesome trip for us. Everything went very smoothly with our accommodation and luggage transfers and we had no need to contact your local person for any reason. 
Mark and Andrea
April 2018

Discover the 'friendly Camino' on a beautiful coastal walk

The Portuguese Coastal Camino route is ideal for those who love coastal scenery as well as for the more adventurous walker. You will find slightly less signage (until you enter Redondela – where the coastal track joins with the traditional Portuguese route and becomes well signed) and fewer fellow pilgrims than on the Spanish Camino. The locals are very friendly and willing to help!

You will be walking on coastal tracks, beaches, old Roman roads and forest tracks crossing old villages and cities born from the Camino trail. There is some walking alongside the road, especially when walking into Vigo and also into Santiago on the last day but for the most part footpaths, tracks and beaches.

With its sunny climate, gorgeous beaches, picturesque towns, historic sites and delicious food, the Portuguese Camino is the perfect destination to hike, feast, dance and relax.

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Why are we your Camino De Santiago experts?

We have a dedicated Camino Team, including our own staff in Spain who have first-hand knowledge of the Camino routes, so when you call us you will speak to an expert!

  • We have a walked and cycled all the routes, and our staff on the ground in Europe are fluent in Spanish and English, so you can rely on us for local knowledge, expertise and support.
  • All you carry is your daypack.
  • You will stay in authentic, quality local accommodation (casa rurales, hotels and paradors), with friendly hosts and wonderful food.
  • Our in-house travel agent will book your flights and pre/post-travel arrangements.
  • You’ll receive a comprehensive information pack, with a Camino guidebook, phrasebook, luggage tags, detailed itinerary, maps, track notes and trip notes.
  • You'll have access to insider information.
Meet the RAW Travel Camino Team

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