9 days in Galicia Itinerary

9 days in Galicia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Vigo
— 1 night
2
Ourense
— 1 night
3
Ribadeo
— 1 night
4
Fisterra
— 1 night
5
Santiago de Compostela
— 4 nights

1
night
Vigo

Vigo ©
Vigo is a city and municipality in the province of Pontevedra, in Galicia, north-west Spain on the Atlantic Ocean. On the 1st (Sat), step off the mainland to explore Islas Cies. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Julio Verne, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Samil, identify plant and animal life at Playa de Rodas, then head outdoors with Guías Malouco -Turismo y Aventura-, and finally don't miss a visit to Cruceiro de Hio.

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Madrid to Vigo is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Madrid in August, with highs in Vigo at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ourense.

Things to do in Vigo

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Cangas do Morrazo, Playa de Rodas
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Islas Cies ©
Islas Cies
Playa Samil ©
Playa Samil
Playa de Rodas ©
Playa de Rodas

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night
Ourense

Ourense ©
Ourense is a city in northwestern Spain, the capital of the province of the same name in Galicia.PopulationIts population of 106,905 accounts for 30% of the population of the province and makes it the third largest city of Galicia.In 2010 there were 5,943 foreigners living in the city, representing 5.46% of the total population. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): examine the collection at Portico Del Paraiso, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Santa Eufemia, then learn about winemaking at Vina Costeira, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Sala Enigma Room Escape Ourense.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ourense trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Vigo to Ourense takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Ourense, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ribadeo.

Things to do in Ourense

Spas · Wineries · Fun & Games
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Vina Costeira ©
Vina Costeira
Spas
Sala Enigma Room Escape Ourense ©
Sala Enigma Room Escape Ourense

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Ribadeo

Ribadeo ©
Ribadeo is a municipality in the Spanish province of Lugo in Galicia. On the 4th (Tue), paddle through the water with Maremasma Multiaventura & Medioambiente, then look for gifts at Mar de Sensaciones, then tour the pleasant surroundings at As Catedrais Beach, and finally make a trip to Illa Pancha.

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You can drive from Ourense to Ribadeo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Ribadeo are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Fisterra.

Things to do in Ribadeo

Outdoors · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

Maremasma Multiaventura & Medioambiente, Mar de Sensaciones
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As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
Illa Pancha ©
Illa Pancha
Mar de Sensaciones ©
Mar de Sensaciones

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night
Fisterra

Fisterra ©
Fisterra is a municipality in the province of A Coruña, in the autonomous community of Galicia, Spain. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Camino de Finisterre, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Lagosteira, then enjoy the sea views from Faro de Fisterra, and finally get great views at Mirador Ezaro.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Fisterra route planner.

You can drive from Ribadeo to Fisterra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Fisterra are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Fisterra

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Mirador Ezaro
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Playa Lagosteira ©
Playa Lagosteira
Mirador Ezaro ©
Mirador Ezaro

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nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Santiago de Compostela: La Coruna (San Nicolas Church, Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules), &more) and Casa Historica de Cambados (in Cambados). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela, make a trip to Botafumeiro, pause for some photo ops at Fuente de Los Caballos, and kick back and relax at Praia da Lanzada.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Santiago de Compostela trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Fisterra to Santiago de Compostela in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Santiago de Compostela sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

La Coruna, Praia da Lanzada, Casa Historica de Cambados
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Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela
Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico ©
Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico
Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules) ©
Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules)

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