Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 13:12
Turismo de Vigo

Have you still not visited the beaches of Vigo? They are one of the city’s biggest attractions. The beaches of the Vigo Estuary will surprise you: they’re not like other unattractive, uncomfortable and very crowded urban beaches. 10 minutes from the centre of Vigo, its beaches have fine white sand, clear waters and for everyone’s liking: family beaches, wild coves, sandy beaches with waves for water sports and nude beaches.

In some areas of Vigo, you can walk from beach to beach along the...

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 16:43
Turismo de Vigo

The French writer Jules Verne devoted one of the chapters in 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea to the Bay of Vigo, which bolstered the legend of the treasure of Rande. The author’s popular character Captain Nemo, thanks to his equally famous submarine the Nautilus, was able to salvage the gold that had been lost underwater during the Battle of Rande and use it to pay for his adventures.  


Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 14:05
Turismo de Vigo

Our story began with the coming-and-going of the waves in the Estuary of Vigo, which inspired our mediaeval troubadour, Martín Códax, to compose his beautiful songs. But it was Fate who chose that, in 1914, seven centuries after the songs were composed, a bookseller called Pedro Vindel was to find his poems on a scroll used to cover a copy of Cicero’s De Officiis.

Vigo has become a muse for writers all over the world. From Jules Verne to the latest bestsellers by Domingo Villar, including Otero Pedrayo...

Saturday, March 28, 2020 - 23:00
Turismo de Vigo

Wines with Rías Baixas Denomination of Origin are produced in this area, made from the Albariño grape. This particular variety of grape is small, with a concentrated juice, highly aromatic and fruity, and can be combined with other native varieties, like the treixadura orgodello. These are the best white wines to pair with fish and seafood.

Be sure to try the other four Galician denomination wines in Vigo: Ribeiro, Valdeorras, Ribeira Sacra and Monterrei. You’ll discover traditionally made...