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coastal portuguese

  1. J

    First time walker - poles needed on Portuguese Coastal from Porto?

    Hello and thanks to everyone who is providing great advice on this forum! I will walk Porto to Santiago using the coastal route starting Sept 21. I haven’t used walking poles and as they can’t go in my carryon bag on my flights, am considering buying in Porto IF they are needed. I’ve read many...
  2. Limah

    Please Help: Where to start from coastal to variante espiritual for credential

    Hi Everyone, I have a couple more hours and need help. I walked Camino Baztan, Camino Vasco and Camino Santiago .. and can you believe it, I haven't been to Santiago yet! I'm coming full circle this time around and plan to make it to Santiago. I am flying into Vigo Airport super soon. I do not...
  3. J

    Camino Portugues - Pros and Cons of starting from Lisbon

    Hey everyone, I am planning to do Camino Du Portugues in June of 2019. My rough plan at the moment is to do the interior route from Lisbon to Porto and then once in Porto take the coastal route to Santiago. Is this a good idea? I have been researching a bunch of stuff and I've seen a lot...
  4. Elle Bieling

    Camino Portugués Ebook, Coastal Route, Porto to Santiago de Compostela Ebook 1st Edition

    This is our guide from the Pilgrimage Traveler website, in a downloadable PDF format to use offline on your Camino. This Coastal Route uses the Sendal Litoral when practical and the Coastal Route when no direct seaside route is available nor practical. You can preview the content of the ebook by...
  5. The World My Village

    First Time! Which path to take

    Hi all, going to start the Camino September 19th. I have been reading a lot about the Camino Portugues but it has become a little overwhelming to decide what route to take. Originally I thought to do the coastal but so many reviews about lack of signage from Lisbon to Porto, etc. I am traveling...
  6. EmoJohnson

    Place to stay post-Esposende

    I'm in the town of Esposende in the pine forest called Ophir between the Cavado River and the Atlantic. Strange, amazing 1970s time capsule hotel in the middle of pine forest. I am having difficulty evenly mapping a walk day by day. The Portuguese coastal way seems to be lacking in albergues...
  7. Kris53

    First Time Pilgrim In Need Of Help And Moral Support - May 2017

    Greetings Fellow Pilgrims! Recently, I lost my 29 year old son in a tragic accident. He died less than 2 months before his 30th Birthday. His death has had a very profound impact on me and my family and has shaken me to my core. As a result, I am planning on traveling to Portugal and...
  8. L

    Hot springs/hot tubs along Coastal Portuguese Camino?

    Buen Camino peregrinos! I'm going to go the Coastal Portuguese and will appreciate if anyone knows about hot springs or hotels with hot tubs available along the route. Thank you! L.

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