Private Tour to Barbanza and Rias Baixas

 
 
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Private Tour

Full Day (Duration: 09hrs. approx.)

Santiago de Compostela

Price from: 480.00 euros

 
On this private day tour excursion from Santiago de Compostela you will enjoy a full day tour discovering Low Estuaries and walking along the wild Atlantic coast visiting ancient Celtic Ruins, small fishing villages, etc...
 
Highlights
 
  • Private driver/guide in a fully equipped van
  • Discover the region of the Barbanza, a land of strong contrasts, where the Oscar-winning film “The sea inside" was shot.
  • Enjoy the views from important areas of scenic, natural, archaeological interests
 
 

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General Overview


Country: Spain
Region: Galicia
City: Santiago de Compostela
Duration: Full Day (Duration: 09hrs. approx.)
Type: Full Day Tour Private
Theme: Private Shore and Chauffeur Guided Excursions
Group Size: 1 to 7 People
Price from: 480.00€
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Introduction

 On this excursion from Santiago de Compostela you will enjoy a full day tour discovering Low Estuaries and The Landscapes of "Mar Adentro".

A BARBANZA is a peninsula which harmonize with the hilly landscapes and the skylines of the estuaries and open coasts. Prehistoric memories, "savoir vivre" in free time combined with a busy fishing activity. The whole BARBANZA is a combination of marvellous landscapes which can be admires by following our itinerary.

Some of the Tour highlights include stops at....

  • DUNAS DE CORRUBEDO: is a 4 square miles (10 km2) natural park on the Atlantic coast of Spain. It is one of six natural parks in the autonomous community of Galicia and has been declared as a "Special protection site" by the European Union
  • A CUROTA VIEWPOINT: The mountain of A Curota (596 metres) is located at the southern end of the O Barbanza range, a granite formation that forms the backbone of the peninsula, separating the Muros and Noia estuary (to the north west) from the Arousa estuary (to the south east). 
  • PADRÓN: A medieval town with a very important jacobean tradition lying between the rivers Sar and Ulla. Land of poets like Rosalía de Castro, Macías, Rodrigo de Padrón, Camilo José Cela.
  • PUEBLA DE CARAMIÑAL: A quaint villa, composed of two parts; "Puebla del Deán", quarter of nobility and former places, and "Santa Maria del Caramiñal", marine district where the salting industry grew up.
  • DOLMEN DE AXEITOS: One of a large number of dolmens in Galicia, which remember a former style of live.
  • CASTRO DE BAROÑA: Facing to a magnificent and tidal wave beach. It was excavated and opened for tourists, who admires the art and history of the Celts.

See more places in the itinerary below...

Day by day itinerary

DAY 1:
SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA - NOIA - CASTRO DE BAROÑA -  FURNAS - CORRUBEDO -  AXEITOS - CUROTA - POBRA DO CARAMIÑAL - PADRON - SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA

  • 09:00AM-09:30AM approx.: Departure from Santiago
  • NOIA: One of its main attractions is the old town itself which has a variety of monuments in an unusual Gothic style
  • CASTRO DE BAROÑA faced to a magnificent and tidal wave beach. It was excavated and opened for tourists, who admires the art and living of the celtics. 
  • CORRUBEDO views over the probably most beautiful dune of Galicia and visit to the lighthouse.
  • DOLMEN DE AXEITOS is one of a large number of dolmens in Galicia, which remember a former style of live.
  • MONTE CUROTA 861 m high. It´s the top of the Barbanza mountains; sanctuary of the nature. From the Natural balcony " Valle Inclan" of national importance at 498m we can get a most impressive view to the Arosa Estuary among wild horses.
  • PUEBLA DE CARAMIÑAL (stop) a quaint villa, composed of two parts; "Puebla del Deán", quarter of nobility and former places, and "Santa Maria del Caramiñal", marine district where the salting industry grew up.
  • Time for lunch on your own during the day. We can recommend or book a table for your lunch if you like.
  • PADRÓN (stop) medieval town with a very important jacobean tradition lying between the rivers Sar and Ulla. Land of poets like Rosalía de Castro, Macías, Rodrigo de Padrón, Camilo José Cela.
  • 06:30PM-07:00PM approx.: Drop off back in Santiago

END OF PRIVATE TOUR SERVICES

Prices and Dates

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From
480.00€
(Price per group)
 
 

Included

  • Transportation in fully-equipped vehicle  (See Transportation section)
  • OPTION 1: driver/guide or OPTION 2: driver and guide separate
  • Local Taxes

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Departure and return from/ to Santiago up to a maximum of 450km

Excluded

  • Tip and Gratuities to guide.
  • Transfers not specified in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees not specified in the itinerary.
  • Beverages not specified in selected meals. 
  • Meals not specified in itinerary. 
  • Passport & Visa fees.   
  • Personal & Travel Insurance.

Pick up

  • Santiago city hotels
  • Santiago airport
  • Santiago train station
  • Other locations for pick up available on request

Drop off

  • Santiago city hotels
  • Santiago airport
  • Santiago train station
  • Other locations for pick up available on request

Cancellation policy

  • Up to 48 hrs before: Fully Refundable
  • Under 48 hrs : 100% Non-Refundable

Lodging

 

Transport

Transportation full-equipped Van

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