Heysen Trail and The Flinders Ranges

The trip was absolutely fantastic and we wish it didnít have to end. The walking was fabulous and the areas we visited were all so interesting and beautiful. There is nothing we would have wanted to do differently.
The guides were outstanding and helped make the trip a truly memorable one. We couldnít have asked for any better guides!

Susan & Elizabeth Grover | North Balwyn, Vic
 
 

The Portuguese Road - Tui to Santiago

Whilst the vast majority of pilgrims to Santiago de Compostela follow the French route across northern Spain, a lesser known but equally impressive route approaches the cathedral from the south. This is the Portuguese pilgrim trail, which is considered to be the 'inspired' way. The sheer humble beauty of the paths and countryside provided many of its medieval walkers with inspiration for songs and verse. Today this trail is hardly ever used, so overcrowding will not be a problem. As the trail from Tui is more than 100km you will qualify for the Compostela certificate upon your arrival in Santiago. This is the last of four stages on our self-guided walking along the Portuguese Camino.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Tui
DAY 2 Walk to O Porrino along quiet country roads and woodland paths, transfer back to Tui (4-5hrs)
DAY 3 Transfer to O Porrino, walk to Arcade on the coast (5.5-6hrs)
DAY 4 A shorter walk to the old town of Pontevedra (3-4hrs)
DAY 5 Walk to Caldas de Reis (6-6.5hrs)
DAY 6 Via the river valleys of Bermana and Valga to Padron (5-5.5hrs)
DAY 7 To Santiago (6.5hrs)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Duration:  8 days
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