Portuguese Way to Santiago

Walking the Portuguese Way of Saint James (Santiago) is an unforgettable personal journey that will reward you in unexpected ways. Make new friends and treasured memories as you follow in the footsteps of countless pilgrims through the rich cultural and geographical landscapes of northern Portugal and Spain. Relish the sense of achievement as you rise to the physical and emotional challenge of reaching Santiago de Compostela Cathedral.
Both Portuguese Ways (Central and Coastal) encompass beautiful countryside where you will witness age-old rural traditions and practices in villages and farming communities. Marvel at architecture that spans Roman times, the Romanesque and Gothic medieval period and the subsequent Baroque era in charming historical towns and UNESCO World Heritage cities.
Savour fresh seafood, hearty meat dishes, delicious local goat and sheep cheeses, cured meats and traditional cakes. Wash these down with local beer or crisp young white wines made from Albariño grapes.

Why Choose Us?


We tailor our services to ensure your Way is the way you want it to be and above all, right for you.

Value for money

We work directly with our handpicked partners to make sure you get the best quality possible.


We know the routes intimately and can advise you with the confidence that comes from experience.

Selected hotels

We have inspected and stayed in every one of our hotels to check they meet our high standards.

24/7 Support

If you have a problem on the Way, call us, any time of day or night, and we’ll endeavour to fix it.

Local company

Our company is Portuguese through and through, with strong local connections and knowledge.


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The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is the most outstanding building of Romanesque art in Spain. It is also the final destination of all the Ways of St. James, which, during centuries, have brought Christendom’s pilgrims to the apostle’s tomb. And that is not all; it is the starting point
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Gloria M. – Long Island

Outstanding company. They set up our walk and everything worked smoothly. Luggage transfer was flawless, hotels were excellent, and the information provided was outstanding.”

KarlKurdi – California

“Portugal Green Walks exceeded my expectations with their superb services & wonderful accommodation arrangements that made my Camino Portuguese this year a wonderful, pleasurable & memorable!…