GETTING BY FOOT

To get to A Guarda by walk, you have several options. You can arrive from Baiona skirting the Atlantic ocean or from inland, travelling from Tui, or even coming from the south, from Portugal.

A Guarda, Portuguese Coastal Way

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The Portuguese Coastal route of the Way of Saint James starts its steps in Galicia after crossing the Miño river. The journey is by ferry between Caminha (Portugal) and A Guarda (Galicia).

From the ferry pier continues via the streets and paths of the parish of Camposancos to A Guarda centre town. After going through the town old centre, the Way proceeds to the coast via Fedorento & Area Grande Beaches. Then, leaving the shore behind stays skirting the coastline by the Cetareas Route until to get to O Rosal boundary. All of this makes a 9 kilometres low difficulty walk.

A Guarda has a Pilgrim’s Hostel (Albergue) in the downtown and just a few metres from the Camino de Santiago.

Phone: 986 614 546

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