The Camino de Santiago from Porto to Tui adds the attraction of walking through the neighboring country, in which the great hospitality with which we are received and the care of the establishments where we stay stand out.Beautiful cities such as Porto, Barcelos, with its famous "Gallo del Milagro", Ponte de Lima, with its spectacular medieval bridge and Valencia do Minho, border with Spain, at the foot of the Miño and balcony that overlooks Tui, are some of the most important towns on the route. Portuguese from Porto is perfectly signposted with yellow arrows, just like in Spain.
Stage 1: Porto - Arcos (15,60 Kms)

In Porto, we can admire the Cathedral of the Sé, built in the highest part of the city. The Clerigos Tower, the Church of San Francisco and the Church of San Lorenzo dos Grilos.

In the lower part of the city, crossing the bridge of Luis I, you reach Vila Nova de Gaia, where its famous wineries are located.

We can tour its Bolhao market to get into the essence of Porto, as well as the Plaza de la Libertad, the most important in Porto, in whose center is the statue of King Pedro IV.

In Arcos, stands out his Church, S. Miguel de Arcos.

Stage 2 and 3: Arches - Barcelos - Balugaes (36,5 Kms)

In Barcelos, his parish church stands out, famous because that is where the most representative symbol of Portugal, the rooster, which according to legend he sang while being roasted, is manufactured.

All its old town stands out for its good state of conservation of notable buildings, temples, towers ...

Its medieval bridge deserves special mention.

Ponte deas Tabuas (XNUMXth century)

Chapel of Espirito Santo and Sao Sebastian and the Chapel of Sao Bento de Balugaes.

Stage 4 and 5: Balugaes - Ponte de Lima- Rubiaes (35,1 Kms)

Ponte de Lima is considered one of the oldest villas in Portugal.

This town, bathed by the Lima river, stands out for its rustic and medieval architecture that we can contemplate in the numerous monuments, pazos, squares and gardens that compose it.

Its Roman bridge of the sV, composed of 16 arches that It crosses the Lima river, it is one of its attractions.

In Arcozelo, the Church of Santa Marinha stands out.

In Rubiaes we can observe the Romanesque temple of the XIII century. The Roman and medieval bridge Do Piorado with three semicircular arches.

Stage 6: Blondes - Tui (19,96 Kms)

In Tui, the International Bridge over the Miño River stands out, a step forced by the pilgrims.

The walled enclosure of the XNUMXth and XNUMXth centuries, the Cathedral of Santa Maria (mixture of Romanesque and Gothic) as well as the Porta da Pía or Pescadería in the urban center.

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