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Day Excursion to Vigo and Portugal from Santiago de Compostela


 

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ProductID: 1298

Type: Full Day Tour Scheduled Group

Country: Spain

Theme: Scheduled Coach Sightseeing Tour

Region: Galicia

Group Size: 2 or more

Start City: Santiago de Compostela

Duration: 1 Day (Duration: 09h30 - 10h30)


 
Introduction:
Santiago Group Tour Excursion Stop ~ VIGO the largest city in Galicia
On this excursion from Santiago de Compostela you will enjoy a full day tour to Vigo and Portugal

Tour highlights include stops at VIGO; it is the largest city in Galicia. It also has the most important fishing port destinated to the frozen. it is situated on the shores of Vigo bay. BAIONA; the oldest port in Galicia. There is a replica of the caravel "La Pinta". The first place in Europe which knew th discovery of America. Conde de Gondomar Palace being nowadays a four star Parador. VALENÇA DO MINHO; fortress city dating from 18th century. From the bulwark we may admire impresive lookouts Santiago Group Tour Excursion stop ~ VALENÇA DO MINHO fortress cityover th Miño-River. Narrow streets with shops which offer all kind of typical portuguesian products (pottery, lingerie, wines, goldwork etc.) some free time.


 
Day by Day Itinerary:
1 Day (Duration: 09h30 - 10h30)


DAY 1:
SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA - SAN SIMON BAY - VIGO - BAIONA - VALENÇA DO MINHO - SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
- Departure from Santiago
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VIGO ESTUARY. - SAN SIMON BAY
- First stop VIGO, it is the largest city in Galicia. It also has the most important fishing port destinated to the frozen. it is situated on the shores of Vigo bay.
- Sightseeing - Castro mountain; splendid views of Vigo estuary. La piedra quarter: woman selling aysters. Castrelos Park and gardens of the Palace Quiñones de León.
- Following the coast road we will reach Baiona.
- Stopping at BAIONA, the oldest port in Galicia. There is a replica of the caravel "La Pinta". The first place in Europe which knew th discovery of America. Conde de Gondomar Palace being nowadays a four star Parador.
- Last stop VALENÇA DO MINHO fortress city dating from 18th century. From the bulwark we may admire impresive lookouts over th Miño-River. Narrow streets with shops which offer all kind of typical portuguesian products (pottery, lingerie, wines, goldwork etc.) some free time.
- LUNCH
- After lunch you will have some time for souvenirs
- Return to Santiago
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