Camino Portugués Coastal Way: Stage 1

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Camino Portugués Coastal Way: Stage 1

  • Enjoy a quieter Camino experience away from the crowds
  • The vibrant UNESCO heritage city of Porto
  • Spot birdlife such as mallards, grey herons and cormorants in the Natural Park of the Northern Portuguese Coast
  • Explore the beautiful historical centre of Viana do Castelo
The first stage starts in the vibrant UNESCO heritage city of Porto, heads straight to the coast and goes through seaside towns and fishing villages, past river estuaries and sandy beaches. Visit one of the most beautiful and best preserved historical centres of Portugal in Viana do Castelo before reaching the natural border of Spain and Portugal and the River Miño and the city of A Guarda.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Porto Day 2 Metro to Matosinhos, walk to Povoa do Varzim 16 miles / 26 km Day 3 Walk to Esposende 12.5 miles / 20 km Day 4 Walk to Viana do Castelo 16 miles / 25.5 km Day 5 Walk to Vila Praia da Ancora 11.5 miles / 18.5 km Day 6 Walk to Caminha, ferry to Spain, walk to A Guarda 11.5 miles / 18.5 km Day 7: Onward Travel from A Guarda
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 15kg per person per day, meaning it’s one of our greenest trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 15kg is equivalent to 88.5 candy bars.

Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment.

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