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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 12:39
Turismo de Vigo

Have you ever celebrated the Samaín in Vigo? Long before Halloween became popular around the world, the Celts celebrated the Samaín on the night of 31st October; this Celtic festival of the dead celebrated the end of the harvest season. It was a time of plenty, dedicated to preparing and storing food for the winter.

This is a night with strong spiritual connotations, when the boundary between the worlds of the living and the dead disappears, and houses are decorated with grotesque ornaments to scare...

Saturday, October 2, 2021 - 00:00
Turismo de Vigo

No plans to go anywhere at this time of year? Pack your bags and come to Vigo!

            Autumn is here and with it come some of the best times of the year for enjoying Vigo’s parks and woodlands. The light is softer and the leaves are falling from the trees to create a beautiful multicolour carpet that is irresistible to photography lovers.

            If sport is your thing, then the city is surrounded by a green belt of woodland parks that make it the perfect place for...

Monday, July 5, 2021 - 00:00
Turismo de Vigo

Fancy a panoramic tour of Vigo? If you’re travelling to Vigo with children or you just don’t feel like walking, Vigo’s tourist bus is an excellent option to see the city’s highlights in comfort.

From open air, upper floor of the Vigo’s tourist bus you can discover some of the city’s most emblematic areas. Thanks to the commentary system, available in several languages, you’ll learn that Policarpo Sanz Street and García Barbón Street host most of Vigo’s museums and also who these personages were . The ...

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 13:37
Turismo de Vigo

During your visit to Vigo you will enjoy unrepeatable moments and places: sunsets, viewpoints overlooking the Bay, sculptures, beaches… Unique spots you will need to capture forever with your camera.

To help you create your album, we have selected 10 unmissable places to take a selfie to share with the world.  

1.- The O Castro fort: Leaning against the ancient walls of this viewpoint, you’ll be...

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