Rota Vicentina: Santiago do Cacém to Vale Seco via Historical Way is a 17.5 kilometer lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Santiago do Cacém, Setúbal, Portugal that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and backpacking and is best used from September until June.

DISTANCE
17.5 km
ELEVATION GAIN
371 m
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

backpacking

hiking

walking

forest

views

city walk

historic site

This path begins in Santiago do Cacem, a city with a strong connection to the pilgrimage of Santiago de Compostela. Since the Middle Ages, visitors have passed through here coming from the Promontorium Sacrum, this historic journey now recovered through Rota Vicentina. This is a portion of the Rota Vicentina, a multi day trip that can be hiked via a variety of routes. We have compiled a list of the sections here: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/rota-vicentina. Following that link you will find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.