Camino Santiago on foot: Oporto-Tui

This route adds the attraction of walking in the neighboring country, in which stands out the great hospitality with which they receive us and the care of the establishments where we stay.

Beautiful cities such as Oporto, Barcelos, with its famous «Rooster of the Miracle», 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 routes.

The Camino is perfectly signposted with yellow arrows, just like in Spain.

Port
Barcelos
Balugaes
Ponte de Lima
Rubiaes
Tui
Remember that in Mundiplus we can adapt the kilometers of the stages according to your needs and physical condition.
Any route can be planned both for individuals traveling alone, and for large groups or families.

Itinerary Portuguese Way from Porto (8 days-7 nights-6 stages)

Day 1: Arrival in Oporto. Accommodation.
Day 2: Stage Oporto-Arcos (15,60 kms)
Difficulty: Low Duration: 4h

Breakfast and start of the stage.

From Oporto we will travel by car to Vilar do Pinheiro, due to the difficulty and danger of leaving Porto, due to the traffic.

Stage that passes through asphalt and mainly cobbled areas, punctuated by small areas of cultivation and indigenous trees.

We highlight the passage through Zameiro Bridge, one of the most beautiful bridges of the route, until entering, also by another bridge, in Arcos.

Arrival at Arcos. End of the stage. Accommodation.

Day 3: Stage Arcos-Barcelos (19.5 kms)
Difficulty: Low Duration: 5h

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage that runs through agricultural tracks, with cornfields and vineyards in its first Kms, in slight ascent, to then travel on asphalt tracks. and some cobbled areas. After Pedra Furada, we started the descent towards Barcelinhos and the beautiful Barcelos, where we entered through its medieval bridge.

Arrival in Barcelos. End of the stage. Accommodation.

Day 4: Stage Barcelos-Balugaes (17 kms)
Difficulty: Low Duration: 4h 15m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage that transits by asphalted areas mainly and with a strong rise until the Alto da Portela. Ponte das Taboas (XII century) is one of the most significant places of the stage, before reaching Balugaes.

Arrival to Baluages. End of the stage. Accommodation.

Day 5: Stage Balugaes-Ponte de Lima (16,6 Kms)
Difficulty: Low Duration: 4h 15m

Breakfast and start of the stage.

From Balugaes, through rural landscapes and secondary roads, will take us in its first part to Alto da Albergaria, with a steep climb, to descend to the Lima river, which gives its name to the beautiful Ponte de Lima, one of the most beautiful cities in the north of Portugal, with a spectacular Roman bridge, its old town and the Lima River, as stamps of the city.

Arrival at Ponte de Lima. End of the stage. Accommodation.

Day 6: Ponte de Lima-Rubiaes Stage (18.5 kms)
Difficulty: High Duration: 5h

Breakfast and start of the stage.

The stage reigns of the route, with a strong ascent from the beginning of the same, until reaching the Alto de Portela great for, from here, descend to our destination, Rubiaes.

It passes through mainly dirt tracks and areas of populated and lush vegetation, this part of the Camino being of great beauty.

Arrival at Rubiaes. End of the stage. Accommodation.

Day 7: Stage Rubiaes-Tui (19.96 Kms)
Difficulty: Low Duration: 5h

Breakfast and start of the stage.

Stage that gives us beautiful landscapes, in an orography of constant ups and downs, land that "hints" that we are at the gates of Galicia.

Much of the stage is done by the remains of a ancient Roman road, with many bridges.

Valenca do Minho, will be the prelude to our entry into Spain, through the Miño, to end in Tui.

Arrival in Tui. End of the road. Accommodation.

Day 8: Breakfast-End of our services

Discover the charms of walking through our neighboring country «Portugal»

Accommodation

The accommodations that we offer to our clients are from great quality and all rooms have a private bathroom, as well as the necessary services for your comfort. All establishments have been supervised and selected by Viajes Mundiplus, based on the satisfaction expressed by our customers over the years. On our routes, we never offer hostels.

As they are dates of free election in which they can carry out the Camino, and when they are accommodation with limited capacity, the exact name of the same will be provided once they have made the firm reservation of their trip, and verified the availability in them.

Our primary objective is his tranquility, rest and enjoy the Camino de Santiago.

Then, you can see and display a wide selection of some of our usual accommodations where you could stay.

Price

Double room with breakfast
€ 615 per person
Route information
  • Portuguese Way from Porto
    • Total distance: 107 kms
  • Diet to choose
  • Reservation of accommodation: Hotels / Rural houses / Hostels
  • Dates: Free choice. You choose the day!
    • The trip must be booked at least 1 week before the date you have decided.
  • Applicable discounts:
    • € 25 for children under 12 in a shared room
    • € 20 / person for groups of 4 people or more
    • € 25 / person for groups of 10 people or more
  • Accommodations in Hotels, Cottages, Hostels
  • Special breakfast
  • Travel assistance insurance in Spain
  • Information dossier of the road / profiles stages
  • Telephone assistance en route
  • Transfer of luggage in the stages
    • 1 suitcase per person, maximum 23Kgs
  • Gifts
    • Pilgrim's Credential
    • Pilgrim scallop
  • VAT

Remember that the cost of the optional services you choose will be added to the base price of the route.

  • Supplement single room
    • € 25 / night (If you travel alone)
  • Additional luggage
    • If you carry more than 1 suitcase per person
  • Cancellation Insurance (Spanish)
  • Insurance Cancellation (Foreigners)