Camino Portuguese

The Camino Portuguese is from Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela. It is the second most popular route after the Camino Frances. The pilgrimage is 260 km long starting in Porto or 610 km long starting in Lisbon.

Which Camino Should I Walk After Frances?

If you have walked the Camino Frances and dream of a repeat, it is certainly a viable option to walk Frances again. Why it is the best of the Caminos is explained at Why Frances Is The Best Camino. That said, if you are feeling a desire for something different, there are 17 alternative Caminos …

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How The Camino Portuguese Is Different From the Camino Frances:

The Camino Portuguese is a 620 km. pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela beginning from the Cathedral in Lisbon. Of course you can start wherever you choose. Most begin in Porto making it a 240 km. journey. 100 km.ers have the option of starting in Tui or the more accessible Vigo. One can also start south …

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8 Alternatives to Walking The Camino de Santiago From Sarria:

With record numbers this year on the Camino, pilgrims are seeking alternatives to the Camino Frances. Be aware the headcount rises dramatically upon reaching Sarria. The good news is there are plenty of alternatives. In fact, 8 other Caminos with each offering a great Camino experience. Starting your Camino from Sarria can still be a …

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Is this An Albergue Or An Inn:

At La Cala Pilgrims Inn, on the Coastal Camino Portuguese in the small village of Oia. After resuming Camino Levante and walking 26 days we enjoyed a couple days in Santiago.  We wanted to be somewhere quieter outside of a city somewhere in Galicia. Unexpectedly, some business dealings required us to go to Baiona on …

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Why Frances Is The Best Camino to Walk:

Frances may be my favorite but each Pilgrim is unique. The better question to ask is, “Which Camino Is Best For Me?” First of all, it is important to be aware that the Camino de Santiago is a personal journey and there is no right, wrong, best or worst Camino. Do some research and walk …

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CAMINO PORTUGUESE- Santa Trega

Camino Portuguese Coastal Way: Sometimes you find a place to stop for a few days and enjoy side trips. Thanks to out host at the wonderful upscale, cozy La Cala Pilgrims Inn, Tanya Valdez, we enjoyed an afternoon field trip to Santa Trega, 2,000 year old Celtic ruins after a 20K walk on the coast. …

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CAMINO PORTUGUESE-A Guarda to Oia

July 9, 2021 On the Camino Portuguese Coastal Way just over Portugal’s border across the Rio Miño. Started in the village of Aguarda. Walked to the beautiful village of Oia with a magnificent 12th Century Monastary built between the sea and the mountains. Staying at the upscale but cozy La Cala Pilgrims Inn offering spectacular …

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