Bike tour Santiago de Compostela - Portuguese "Central Camino", starting in Porto

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Bike tour to Santiago de Compostela – 6 days in the “Way of St. James” central Camino, from Porto

Bike tour Santiago de Compostela - Portuguese "Central Camino", starting in Porto

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Bike tour to Santiago de Compostela – 6 days in the “Way of St. James” central Camino, from Porto


Duration6 days

LevelIntermediate to Advanced

Bike typeMountain or hybrid bike

Daily distance 45km to 60km

Daily altimetry 600m to 900m

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Availability: All year long
Duration: 6 days / 5 nights
Suitable for: Mountain or hybrid bike
Level: Intermediate to Advanced riders
Ride type: 5 riding days, with average of 45 to 60km per day, and 600 to 900 daily accumulated meters, a total of 235km

Ride by the “Camino”, the Way of St. James, in an epic journey towards Santiago de Compostela, and discover the history, culture and gastronomy of the north of Portugal and Spain Minho and Galiza. Ride by Ponte de Lima, Valença, Tui, Pontevedra, quiet forests and villages in this car-free trails, suited for every rider, where you’ll have the time to enjoy this peaceful and spiritual paths of the way of St. James.

We'll meet you at our local shop in Porto to provide you with a private briefing, before the start of your experience, in which we'll hand you a Garmin Edge GPS with the preloaded tracks for this tour and a detailed routebook for the experience! You will start riding north by the “Camino” in Porto, from Sé, on the same day. The following days you will be riding by the North of Portugal, in the “Minho” region, and visit historical places like Ponte de Lima, Valença, ride by forests with other travelers in the “Camino” up to Galiza. You will pass by the Minho river, visit Tui, Pontevedra and get to experience the gastronomy, culture and nature of this epic journey. Arriving in Santiago after 6 riding days, you will end your adventure visiting the Cathedral and the historical city center at the end of this pilgrimage in the Way of St. James.

Day 0: Private briefing and bike fit at our local shop in Porto;

Day 1: Porto to Barcelos - 48km
Night in three star hotel in Barcelos

Day 2: Barcelos to Ponte de Lima - 35km ride
Night in three star hotel in Ponte de Lima

Day 3: Ponte de Lima to Tui/Valença - 45km ride;
Night in three star hotel in Tui/Valença

Day 4: Tui/Valença to Pontevedra - 50km ride;
Night in three star hotel in Pontevedra

Day 5: Pontevedra to Padrón - 35km ride;
Night in three star hotel in Padrón

Day 6: Padrón to Santiago - 28km ride;

  • 5 nights in three star hotels in the north of Portugal and Spain, in Galiza, breakfast included, in double accommodation;
  • Private briefing upon your arrival at our local shop in Porto;
  • Road book with suggestions of restaurants and attractions during your tour;
  • 1 Garmin GPS with previously loaded tracks, adapted to your riding experience (1 GPS per group);
  • 6 day mountain or touring bike rental;
  • Bike helmet and other gear (tire levers, spares, air pump);
  • Portuguese cell-phone for 24hour assistance and contact with the local crew;
  • Rear rack and 2X 20L waterproof saddle bags for you to carry your luggage;
  • Ride insurance (for accidents only);

790 EUR per person (minimum booking of 2 pax)
Single supplement: 380EUR/guest
High season supplement ( from May to October): 100EUR/guest

  • E-bike supplement: 6 day e-bike rental: 100EUR per bike/person;
  • Daily luggage transfer from hotel to hotel, from Porto to Santiago: 400EUR, for a group of up to 4 guests;
  • Luggage transfer directly from Porto to your last hotel ( up to 4 pax): 320EUR;

  • Passenger transfer back to Porto on final day ( group up to 4 pax): 320EUR;

  • Passenger transfer to Santiago airport on final day ( group up to 4 pax): 50EUR;

Can I start a tour in any date?
Yes, you can, as these are private self-guide tours, for you and your group only. Subject to availability.

How many people are required to book?
We accept bookings for a minimum of 2 guests on our self-guided bike tours.

Do you require downpayment? When is the total payment due?
We require a downpayment of 50% of the value of the tour upon booking. The remaining value us due 30 days before the start date of your tour.

What are the accepted payment methods?
We accept payment via Paypal and any other major credit/debit cards. Payment for all tours and rentals are made entirely upon booking, and online.


What's the correct bike size for me?
Check out our  bike size guide in the following link.

What's your cancellation policy for bike tours?
If you need to cancel or change your bike tour to unexpected circumstances, our cancellation policy follows below:

  • Bike tour cancellation requested 120 days before tour:
    100% of the value payed is refunded;
  • Bike tour cancellation requested between 119 to 90 days:
    60% of the value payed is refunded;
  • Bike tour cancellation requested between 89 to 30 days:
    50% of the value payed is refunded;
  • Bike tour cancellation requested 29 days, or less, before the tour:
    No refunds;