Camino de Santiago Guided Tours

Guided Tour Camino Portugués – Camino Divino

Guided Tour Camino Portugués – El Camino Divino

INFORMATION

days: 12

nights: 12

walking distance: 158 kilometers (98 mi)

Price

value: 3.700 € per person in double occupancy rooms

single supplement: 1.000 €

 

DATES (Click date for sign up!)

OCT 7, 2019   LAST SPOTS!!

DESCRIPTION

In one journey we will meet two nations, two languages, two cultures, two gastronomies, but, the same kind of hospitality… it´s unique.

Through the Roman Road – Via XIX we´ll cross immemorial bridges, woods and magical forests, as well as the mystical vines where the precious nectars we will taste along the way are cropped.

A journey of sensations, fruit of the fusion between historical paths, mythical Cathedrals, unique gastronomy’s and remarcable nectars.

INCLUDED

  • 24 hours per day English-speaking guide assistance
  • 12 nights in stellar accommodations
  • 12 dinners and all breakfasts
  • 2 Guided visits – Santiago de Compostela and Fátima
  • Support vehicle provided during the entire tour
  • Ground transportation
  • Luggage Transfer between accommodations during the walking tour
  • Mobile phones with Portuguese/Spanish line
  • Pilgrims Kit
  • Botafumeiro Ceremony
  • Photos of the entire Tour
  • Celebration Dinner

ITINERARY

The Camino Portugués – El Camino Divino is walked during a 12 day period. Below is the city to city itinerary, but please note that specific hotels vary between dates and are therefore not published here. They are provided at the time of booking, along with a more detailed schedule that you can share with your friends and families.

DAY 1 – Lisbon – Porto – Ponte de Lima

We’ll meet at 8am in the lobby of our hotel in Lisbon to head the romantic city of Porto, in the North of Portugal.

After a very special lunch, we’ll head to the ancient Ponte de Lima, a village older than Portugal…

Accommodations in Ponte de Lima

DAY 2 – Ponte de Lima – Rubiães – 18.5 km or 11.5 mi 

Crossing the ancient Roman Bridge over the Lima River, we´ll understand why it was once called the the River of Hell and Oblivion. We’ll walk over the 19th Roman Road always escorted by Roman Legionares and surrounded by vineyards and bucolic small streams.
Accommodations in Ponte de Lima

DAY 3 – Rubiães – Valença do Minho – 20 km or 10.5 mi  
Today’s goal is the amazing  12th /13th Century Valença do Minho granite Fortress, blessed with amazing views over  the impressive Minho River. Medieval bridges, vineyards, leafy native woods and a unique 2nd century Roman Miliario will make this day unforgettable.

Accommodations in Valença do Minho

DAY 4 – Valença do Minho – Porriño – 19,5 km 11.8 mi
To cross the border between Portugal and Spain we won’t need a passport. You just need to keep all your senses sharped to enjoy the spectacular crossing of the Romanesque 19th century International Bridge and then, to enjoy the charm of the romantic old town of Tuy.
Accommodations in Valença do Minho

DAY 5 – Porriño – Redondela – 15.7 km or 9.95 mi
From Porriño we head to Mós with its so characteristic Santa Eulalia’s Church and its imposing Pazo dos Marqueses. Before our day ends at the Casa da Torre, a Renaissance manor house of the 16th century, in the heart of the well taken care old town of Redondela, we’ll be able to find another ancient Roman Miliario…

Accommodations in Pontevedra

DAY 6 – Redondela – Pontevedra – 19.8 km or 11.8 mi
Today, the fabulous panoramic views of the Vigo River, the important Ponte Sampaio’s Bridge and the arrival in Pontevedra, the Pilgrim City will fill up our day. The historic old town, the ancient connection to the Camino and its architecture will make us come back!

Accommodations in Pontevedra

DAY 7 – Pontevedra – Caldas de Rey – 21.9 km or 13.6 mi
After crossing the bridge over the Lérez River we’ll enter a magnificent and long grove, where the oaks, ferns, lichens and vineyards of Albariño dominate. Family of white German Riesling grape variety type, it’s the ideal day to realize the differences between both…
Accommodations in a magical place in Caldas de Rey

DAY 8 – Caldas de Rey – Padrón – 18.65 km or 11.49 mi
We have before us a fluid stage, through oak forests, corn fields, magnificent Cruceros and majestic Hórreos, ending in Padrón, a mythical place of the Camino. According to the legend it was here that the disciples of St. James landed his martyred body. Accommodations in a magical place in Caldas de Rey

DAY 9 – Padrón – Milladoiro – 18.2 km or 11.2 mi
It´s a stage where we can’t help but to relive the risky moments experienced by Teodoro and Atanasio, with the body of St. James, to roam these paths to Campus Stellae and relive an odyssey that evokes wild bulls, bishops, a Queen and the restless spirit of man in achieving a higher objective.

Accommodations in Milladoiro

DAY 10 – Milladoiro – Santiago – 6.4 km or 4.35 mi

Today, we walk in Santiago de Compostela! Over the historical stones of the magical old town of Santiago we’ll be embraced by the sound of bagpipes… Maybe, it’s time let the words for another moment… After attending to the Botafumeiro Ceremony at the Pilgrim Mass we’ll meet again to enjoy a guided visit and a very special celebration surprise dinner!

Accommodations in Santiago de Compostela

DAY 11 – Santiago to Fátima

We’ll leave Santiago in the morning and head to the Fatima´s shrine around lunch time.
After, we’ll have a guided visit to the Fatima’s Shrine and the Shepard’s Houses leaded by a local historian.

Accommodations in a unique and very special place in Fátima.

 

 

DAY 12 – Fátima

It’s a free day and you can rest and have a relaxing massage or take a light walk around the magical forest that surrounds our very special boutique Hotel.

Accommodations in a unique and very special place in Fátima.