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Porto to Santiago coastal route by bicycle with camping

Anthony Coyne

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Camino Portugal Coastal (2018)
I am planning to cycle from Porto to Santiago in May 2022 on the coastal route. I am interested in hearing other peoples experience of campsites along the route. I would like to choose this camping option instead of staying in hotels if at all possible. My camping equipment would be limited to a small tent and a light sleeping bag, so there isn't much concern on my part about weight.
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Corned Beef

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How many nights were you thinking of camping?

Porto to the ferry at Caminha is just over 100km. You'll either be going slow, or you won't be doing much camping.


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Going to limit my cycling to approx 50km per day
I did the reverse of this trip in 2019. By bike but didnt camp and at 50klms per day approx took 5 days i think from santiago to porto. Slept in Albergues. Last 20 klms got metro back into Porto as traffic bad and was going down with a flu. From Tui the coastal road was beautiful. Bon camino.

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