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Dates

Friday 29th August – Sunday 7th September 2025

Flights

MLA – Porto: 05:50 – 8:15  FR1509 (incl 10kg hand luggage – MAX 10% of body weight)

Porto – MLA: 09:05 – 13:05 FR1510 (incl 10kg hand luggage) €133 (based on different dates!)

Route

  • Camino Portugese Central – starting from Tui 116km

Projected Group Size & Deadlines

  • Due to logistics it has been suggested that we go for:
    • MAXIMUM NUMBER OF 10 Persons
    • First priority to Staff
    • IF group is not subscribed by the first deadline, we can open for a +1. Adults only!
  • May/June 2024 – Inform staff
  • September 2024 – Registration is opened during the presentation of the Chaplaincy work for the upcoming year. Applications are on a first come first served basis. Booking secured ONLY against a non-refundable deposit of € 150 (to cover for flights) sent on Revolut: 79539404 / @mpulis. We will use a Revolut pot, so please make sure to have a Revolut account!
  • End of October 2024 – List is finalised
  • Obligatory hikes (can be joined by others too). If there are any issues with the dates, please let me know as soon as possible!
    • Sat 2nd November 2024 – 10km
    • Sat 4th January 2025 – 15km
    • Sat 1st March 2025 – 15km
    • Sat 12th April 2025 – 15km
    • Sat 24th May 2025 – 20km
    • Fri 25th July 2025 EVENING – 15km
    • Sat 26th July 2025 EVENING – 15km
    • Sun 27th July 2025 EVENING – 15km
    • Fri 8th August 2025 EVENING – 20km
    • Sat 9th August 2025 EVENING – 20km
    • Sun 10th August 2025 EVENING – 25km
  • Shared Calendar for all the details – Please make sure to subscribe!: https://calendar.google.com/calendar/u/0?cid=MDhkODQwNGFjMzdmMTI1NTk3ZjI2ZGQ5NDExYzJhODFjOGU5NWFkYTM0NjYzNDViZDlkZjA1NDcyMjgwZDFjNUBncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t

Daily routine

  • 6 am breakfast
  • 6.30 morning reflection
  • 7:00 start walking
  • First hour walking is done in absolute silence
  • Every 1 hour walking 10 mins water break
  • 13:00 – 30 mins break
  • Aim to arrive by 16:00
  • Showers + washing clothes + prepare food
  • Mass & sharing of experiences
  • Sleep by 20:00

Average menu del peregrinos

  • Lunch – per person per day = €10 – 12 per person = €72 total (without Compostela)
  • Dinner = €15 per person = €90 total (without Compostela) ß optional. Most hostels have kitchens where we can cook food!

Lodging

  • Dormitories / Bunk beds – rated 8+ on booking.com and officially recommended
  • All hostels will be booked in advance
  • BI denote that hostel offers an included breakfast

Other Costs

Programme

Total projected price (depending on current prices & no schedules yet have been published!): €750 (including 20% contingency)

Book your place on the pilgrimage

The registration form is scheduled to go live on the 23rd of September at 5PM CET. Please return back once it is live.