Where to Start the Portuguese Coastal Way

How to Get to Vigo

By Air:

  • Vigo Airport (VGO): Located just 15 minutes from the city center, Vigo Airport offers connections from major Spanish cities. You can take a taxi or public bus to reach downtown Vigo.

  • Other Airports in Galicia: If you fly into Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) or A Coruña (LCG), you can easily transfer to Vigo by train, bus, or car hire. We can also arrange transfers from any airport in Galicia to Vigo for your convenience.

By Train:

  • High-Speed AVE Train: The AVE train service connects Vigo with major Spanish cities, including Madrid. The train station, Vigo-Urzáiz, is centrally located, making it easy to access your accommodation and explore the city.

By Bus:

  • Intercity Buses: Several bus companies operate routes to Vigo from different parts of Spain and Portugal. The main bus station is well-connected to the city center.

By Car:

  • Road Access: Vigo is accessible via the A-52 and AP-9 motorways if you are driving from other Spanish cities. There are plenty of parking options available in the city.

Exploring Vigo:

  • Take time to stroll through the historic center, visit the Berbés neighborhood, shop at the A Pedra market, and enjoy the lively atmosphere of Plaza de Compostela and Príncipe Street.

How to Get to Baiona

By Air:

  • Vigo Airport (VGO): The nearest airport to Baiona is Vigo Airport. From the airport, you can take a taxi or arrange a private transfer to Baiona, which is about 30 minutes away by car.

By Train and Bus:

  • Train to Vigo: Take a train to Vigo-Urzáiz station.

  • Bus from Vigo to Baiona: From Vigo, you can catch a bus to Baiona. The journey takes approximately 45 minutes, and buses run frequently throughout the day. The bus company operating this route is ATSA, and you can check the schedules at lugove.gal.

By Car:

  • Road Access: Baiona is easily accessible by car via the AP-9 and AG-57 highways from Vigo or other major cities in Galicia.

Exploring Baiona:

  • Discover the historic charm of Baiona by visiting the Monterreal Fortress, walking along the waterfront, and enjoying the local cuisine. It is a perfect starting point for your Camino journey.

Whether you start in Vigo or Baiona, you will embark on the Portuguese Coastal Way of the Camino de Santiago, experiencing breathtaking coastal views, charming villages, and historic towns along the way. Our packages include comfortable accommodations, route assistance, and the opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture, making your pilgrimage an unforgettable adventure.

Where to Arrive to Start the Portuguese Coastal Way

At our service, we are here to help you transform your Portuguese Coastal Way journey into something different, unique, and even better. Don’t just settle for walking; enrich your experience with our personalized recommendations and advice.

Personalized Information and Advice:

  • Routes and Stages: We provide precise details about each stage of the Camino, from the landscapes you’ll encounter to cultural and culinary points of interest.

  • Accommodation and Meals: We select the best places for you to rest and enjoy local cuisine, ensuring that each stop is comfortable and memorable.

  • Local Culture: We offer information about the traditions and history of the places you will pass through, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the rich Galician culture.

Enrich Your Camino:

  • Extra Activities: Enjoy complementary activities such as guided tours, wine tastings, and local craft workshops.

  • Local Connections: We connect you with the local community so you can have authentic experiences and make new friends along the way.

Relax and Enjoy:

  • Logistics: We take care of all the logistics, from luggage transport to accommodation reservations, so you only need to focus on enjoying your walk.

  • Continuous Support: We offer 24/7 phone assistance for any needs or emergencies you may have during your journey.

Let us handle all the details so you can focus on walking and experiencing the Camino de Santiago. We will do everything possible to make your pilgrimage an unforgettable and enriching journey. Get ready for a unique adventure that you will remember for a lifetime!



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