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Galicia

Galicia is a land of mysteries and surprises. Pilgrims from all over the world converge on Santiago de Compostela which is a majestic and ancient capital situated in the heart of Galicia.
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Tourist Train Aba Sacra

Local Tip Make sure you ask to stop and visit the winery Regina Viarum where you can enjoy the spectacular views of the River Sil Canyon as well trying their award winning red and white wines including their very best,...

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Talaso Atlantico

Local Tip Treat yourself to a local treatment such as a massage after a relaxing session in the spa. Finish the day on the bar terrace with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean.

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Mundonatura

Mundonatura

3 Jun - 10 Jul

Come and visit the unspoilt beauty of A Cañiza. The sub region of A Padaranta is the most mountainous and largest natural area in the Rias Baixas. This event is a gathering to be expressed not only in words; a space where the interior is more important to add or reaffirm your creative potential,to play, laugh, mourn ... change ideas. A... more »

Corpus Christi, Ponteareas

Corpus Christi, Ponteareas

6 Jun

Pontereas is located on the River Tea on the road to Mondariz in an area known as O Condado which is rich in archaeological remains from various periods. The area’s best known festival, Corpus Christi, is held during the weekend following “Corpus Christi”, and is famous for its elaborate floral carpets. This is a delicate and ephemeral... more »

Bonfires of San Juan,La Coruña

Bonfires of San Juan,La Coruña

23 Jun - 24 Jun

The night of the 23rd to the 24th of June marks the highpoint of “magical Galicia”, when the sentiments of its people join forces with nature more strongly than at any other time of the year. Thousands of bonfires are lit on Riazor beach, A Coruña or in the various districts that make up the city that is home to the Tower of Hercules... more »

Festival portAmérica

Festival portAmérica

16 Jul - 18 Jul

The Festival of Port América is a meeting of music and ideas held in the Port of Nigrán. Music, entrepreneurship, innovation, food, leisure and camping facilities for 5 days. What better plan for a holiday? Port América is ... AN international music festival, an unforgettable experience close to the best beaches of Galicia, a... more »

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Palacio de Sober

From the old ruins of the seventh century Palacio del Conde de Lemos the five star hotel, Palacio de Sober, has been created using the original materials that created the building. more »

Virtual Tours

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 »

Galicia Photos

Os Ancares

Os Ancares

Celtic Symbol

Celtic Symbol

Casa Gazpara O Carballiño

Casa Gazpara O Carballiño

The remains of St. James

The remains of St. James

Surf School, Donino Beach, Ferrol

Surf School, Donino Beach, Ferrol

Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela

Horreo,Pazo de Santa Cruz,Bueu

Horreo,Pazo de Santa Cruz,Bueu

Village Post Office, Gundivós

Village Post Office, Gundivós

Muino do Galego

Muino do Galego

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