9 ideas for a holiday in Galicia
If you are thinking of taking a trip to Galicia and you don’t know what to do or what to see in the region, you have come to the ideal place. In this article we are going to talk to you about 9 interesting ideas that can help you create your own travel itinerary.
1. Visit Cerceda Aquapark
In Cerceda there is one of the most important water parks in Spain and the only one in all of Galicia. It is a really beautiful park that has swimming pools, trampolines, slides, wave pools and much more. It is a quite crowded place and it is worth visiting to spend a different and fun day with the whole family.
2. Cies Islands
Galicia has the happiness of having one of the most impressive beaches not only in Spain, but in the whole world. It is a very good option to take a boat trip to the Cíes Islands, as it will be one of those experiences that you never forget.
In addition, it is quite common to find theme parties, guided tours and different activities that are really entertaining in this place.
3. O Vicedo
For a long time, O Vicedo has been one of the most visited and beautiful towns in all of Galicia. In the place you can find impressive landscapes, especially if you decide to go hiking on its shores.
It is one of those charming little towns that you can often find in various places in Spain. However, there are very few like this, since its coasts and beaches seem to be taken from a fairy tale.
This is an ideal place if you are looking for a day at the beach in a beautiful place because Laxe has one of the most impressive white sand beaches on the Costa da Morte. Plus, of course, all the other places of interest around you.
5. Torre de Hércules
The Tower of Hercules is another impressive and imposing place that you can enjoy on your visit to Galicia. It is the oldest working lighthouse in the world.
You can enjoy the majesty of the lighthouse while touring its surroundings. It is even an excellent place for a picnic by the sea.
6. St. Peter’s Mount
The Monte de San Pedro is a very interesting place, since you will be able to find a circular elevator with panoramic views, a labyrinth, a playground, a dome, a pond and a covered viewpoint. Without a doubt, a place that you cannot miss when you are in Galicia.
7. Corrubedo Dune Complex and Carregal and Vixán Lagoons
This is a natural park that you will find in Galicia and that is one of the most important in the Region. This one has a large number of impressive places that will keep the little ones in the house really entertained.
Also, it is a really interesting complex to visit with your whole family.
8. Santiago Cathedral
Galicia is a place that has been closely related to religion and that is why some of the most impressive places are religious temples. The Cathedral of Santiago is a majestic place adorned by beautiful landscapes that you will be able to enjoy.
In this place religion, history and culture converge, so it is an excellent place to visit.
9. Gastronomic tourism
One of the most remarkable things in all of Galicia is its food and that is that Galician food conquers palates. That is why one of the things you cannot miss is its restaurants. You can take a gastronomic tour of the best restaurants in the region.