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Menhirs Park, Campo de la Rata

Galicia

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Abadía da Cova

Local Tip Don't forget to taste the liqueurs which are all delicious, our favourite is the herbal one which has over 20 medicinal and aromatic herbs in it.

Local Tip

Bodegas Regina Viarum

Local Tip Don't forget to visit the viewpoint with information board with spectacular,panoramic views of the River Sil Canyon and try some of the wines with Sonya in their tasting room which is situated above the shop.

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Things To Do in Galicia

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Wine Bus on the Wine Route Rias Baixas

Wine Bus on the Wine Route Rias Baixas

4 Aug - 19 Aug

The Ruta do Viño Rías Baixas has organised special visits each week in August to get to know a select group of wineries in the D.O.Rias Baixas and their vineyards. INFORMATION & RESERVATIONS: tel: 986 091 088 / 687 523 230 email: info@rutadelvinoriasbaixas.com more »

Octopus Festival O Carballiño

Octopus Festival O Carballiño

9 Aug

The Octopus Festival (fiesta del pulpo or polbo in galician) is celebrated in the central park (Parque Municipal) of O Carballiño near Ourense and has been declared of national tourist interest. It's one of the most popular gastronmic festivals in Galicia and pays tribute to the octopus which is the most typical dish from O Carballiño. ... more »

Istoria Medieval Festival, Ribadavia

Istoria Medieval Festival, Ribadavia

28 Aug - 29 Aug

The Istoria Medieval Festiva (lFesta da Istoria) , Ribadavia is one of the biggest and most important in the whole of Galicia and is of international touristic importance. There are lots of activities and an authentic medieval market. Ribadavia is an attracive,well preserved historic centre - above which stand the ruins of the castle of... more »

Shellfish Festival O Grove

Shellfish Festival O Grove

2 Oct - 12 Oct

The 52nd shellfish festival is held in O Grove in the province of Pontevedra. This festival is not only of national tourist interest but generates visitors from throughout the world attracted to the gastronomy of this fishing port. This town stands between the inlets of Arousa and Pontevedra, just beyond the famous beach of A Lanzada, in the... more »

Videos

El Invernadero del Pazo de Santa Cruz

El Invernadero del Pazo de Santa Cruz means the greenhouse of Santa Cruz manor house! Surrender to the charms of a unique place. more »

Virtual Tours

Abadía da Cova

Adegas Moure, a family owned winery was founded in 1958. They elaborate wines and liqueurs of high quality and prestige which gain the critics' praise with more than 120 awards.. more »

Galicia Photos

Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

Os Ancares

Os Ancares

Os Ancares

Os Ancares

Plaza Obrodoiro

Plaza Obrodoiro

Boat Trip on the River Sil Canyon

Boat Trip on the River Sil Canyon

Way through the Galician Mountains

Way through the Galician Mountains

Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

Surf Donino Beach, Ferrol

Surf Donino Beach, Ferrol

Village Post Office, Gundivós

Village Post Office, Gundivós

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