27 Oct A getaway to the Cíes Islands
The Cíes Islands is a natural paradise that has became popular during the last 10 years in Galicia, Spain. Located in Pontevedra, these marvellous islands will let you discover some paradisiacal beaches that seem to be moved from the Caribbean. This archipelago is formed by many islands: illa do Media, do Sur y do Norte. If you want to discover this Natural Park, just take a look to the way to arrive here.
Useful information to arrive to the Cíes Islands
The only way to arrive to the beautiful Cíes is by some of the Ferry journeys that are offered in the Internet. It is really easy to find them and you can decide the schedule you would like to follow. Of course, you can also decide where to take the ferry, although we recommend you to choose the Vigo option. Visits are just available during the summer season, from the 1st of June to the 30th of September.
Prices can change but you will be able to find it from 15€ for adults and many discounts for children. Take a look to the many possibilities you will find here to enjoy your journey.
There is also the possibility to sleep in the islands, in its camping. The only thing you should do is book the nights you want to spend there with time enough as during summer this option is really busy.
A visit to Cangas del Morrazo
The Cangas locality is the main parto f the Morrazo area, une of the most beautiful ones in the Rías Baixas. Moreover than the sea port, that it is a real jewel, you will be pleased to discover the ex colegiata of Santiago, build during the 15th century. The renaissance façade will leave you speechless. But there are also some other churches that have to be visited: Coiro and San Cibrán de Aldán are a must.
There is another recommended visit in its surroundings: the Hío Monumental complex. Moreover, the “cruceiro” is one of the best cultural vestiges in the Gallegan culture that you cannot ignore. The origins could be founded in the end of the 19th century and will leave you with the mouth opened. The Hospital chapel is other of the main visits you can plan here. If you like hiking, you can also enjoy discovering the O Facho mount, really near Cangas, in the Donon locality.