9 days in Galicia Itinerary

9 days in Galicia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Vigo
— 2 nights
2
Fisterra
— 1 night
3
Ribadeo
— 1 night
4
Santiago de Compostela
— 4 nights

2
nights
Vigo

Vigo ©
Vigo is a city and municipality in the province of Pontevedra, in Galicia, north-west Spain on the Atlantic Ocean. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): kick back and relax at Playa Samil, then head off the coast to Islas Cies, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Vao. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Casco Vello Vigo, then make a trip to Casco antiguo de Pontevedra, then contemplate the long history of Castelo do Castro, and finally stroll around Parque Monte del Castro.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Vigo trip planner.

London, UK to Vigo is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Traveling from London in April, expect Vigo to be a bit warmer, temps between 20°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Fisterra.

Things to do in Vigo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Casco antiguo de Pontevedra
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Islas Cies ©
Islas Cies
Parque Monte del Castro ©
Parque Monte del Castro
Playa Samil ©
Playa Samil

1
night
Fisterra

Fisterra ©
Fisterra is a municipality in the province of A Coruña, in the autonomous community of Galicia, Spain. On the 18th (Sat), enjoy the sea views from Faro del Cabo Cee, get great views at Mirador Ezaro, stop by Stoupa Tenda Turistica, then enjoy the sea views from Faro de Fisterra, and finally kick back and relax at Playa Lagosteira.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Fisterra journey builder tool.

Getting from Vigo to Fisterra by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ribadeo.

Things to do in Fisterra

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Faro del Cabo Cee, Stoupa Tenda Turistica, Mirador Ezaro
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Faro del Cabo Cee ©
Faro del Cabo Cee
Mirador Ezaro ©
Mirador Ezaro
Playa Lagosteira ©
Playa Lagosteira

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night
Ribadeo

Ribadeo ©
Ribadeo is a municipality in the Spanish province of Lugo in Galicia. On the 19th (Sun), make a trip to Illa Pancha, take some stellar pictures from O Cargadeiro Ribadeo, then tour the pleasant surroundings at As Catedrais Beach, and finally stop by Mar de Sensaciones.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ribadeo road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Fisterra to Ribadeo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in Ribadeo are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Ribadeo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Mar de Sensaciones
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As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
Illa Pancha ©
Illa Pancha
O Cargadeiro Ribadeo ©
O Cargadeiro Ribadeo

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Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santiago de Compostela: La Coruna (Santo Domingo Church, Plaza de Maria Pita, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela, stroll around Parque de la Alameda, admire the landmark architecture of Monasterio de San Martin Pinario, and examine the collection at Museo do Pobo Galego.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Santiago de Compostela route planner.

Traveling by car from Ribadeo to Santiago de Compostela takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in Santiago de Compostela are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas

Side Trip

La Coruna
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Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela
Botafumeiro ©
Botafumeiro
Plaza de Maria Pita ©
Plaza de Maria Pita

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