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portuguese coastal route

  1. truthi

    Portuguese Way starting in Lisbon

    Hi all! I want to cycle from Lisbon to Santiago via the Portuguese Camino. Does anyone have a link or suggestion for a self-guided book and maps to do this? Also, if you have done this, did you use a touring bike? How did it feel? My preference is to use my touring bike... Kona Sutra...
  2. Roberto Mitelpunkt

    Facilities in albergues

    hello dear friends This time Camino Portugues is my choice I have a very light sleeping so I prefer no to use large dormitories. Will I find private rooms in albergues or hostales/pensiones in the Coastal? It will be at the beginning of May 2018 Thanks for your information, Roberto, the Jewish...
  3. stevov

    'More than a walk'...my blog about the Portuguese Coastal

    I did the Portuguese Coastal Route via the Senda Litoral in June and have finally produced my blog covering my journey along the coast from Porto to Vigo and then on to Santiago. The blog...'More than a Walk...can be found at https://stevov.wordpress.com Bom Caminho!
  4. Gillyweb

    Portugues or return to Frances ; woman alone

    Hi all. I'm heading back to the Camino toward the end of August and am totally undecided. I am looking for some time to 'be' and not have to think too much so my initial idea was to walk from Logrono to León. However I know I will struggle to stop at that point and will feel I should be carrying...
  5. Coleen Clark

    Nana and Meg are Officially Hitting the Trail Together!

    So I can't wait to tell you (warn you) that it's official! Nana (aka Coleen) and Meg (aka awesome granddaughter) will be landing in Lisbon August 10th! I think I'll treat her to a few days in Lisbon sightseeing and resting up before we begin the Portuguese trail. We will be walking a combination...
  6. Playful Dread

    Coastal Directions

    "Perhaps pilgrimage, the Path of Enquiry, will lead us to that point of understanding where there is no longer any separation between path and goal, where life itself becomes pilgrimage and every step a prayer. In the meantime, we stumble along in the dark clouds of unknowing and that is...
  7. K

    ‘Senda da Orla Litoral’ or ‘Caminho da Costa’ along the Portuguese coast

    Hi, I'm planning my second Camino this summer; this time from Porto. I very much would like to walk along the coast- hoping for some less human and car traffic as well as beautiful scenery. But I'm struggling to find information, ideally a guide I could use. Can anyone recommend sites or...
  8. M

    Where to start if I have only 5 days?

    Dear all, I'd like to walk from Porto to Santiago in 10 days. My friend who can only take 5 days holiday would like to join me for the second half of our pilgrimage. She lives in Bordeaux. Any suggestion where would be a good point for her to start, i.e. where she can get with the transports...
  9. L

    My first Camino June 2016

    Hi there, I'm a complete newbie but very excited to have stumbled across this site with so many Camino enthusiasts :) I'm planning to cut my teeth on a short section of the Camino Portuguese Coastal Route starting this June in Porto- just a month's time now :0 Soooooooooo looking forward to it...
  10. cj2003

    All places to sleep in one .pdf - Route Portugues - Route Monacal/Coastal Oct 23rd 2017

    Hi friends! this resource contains as many places to sleep along the route as possible - albergues, hotels, pensions and much more in one document, handy to bring with you on the camino. It covers the camino I walked in 2016 following Lisbon->Santarem->Coimbra->Porto and the coastal route...


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