13 days in Galicia Itinerary

13 days in Galicia Itinerary

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13 days in Galicia Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h
1
Lugo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Fisterra
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
O Grove
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Santiago de Compostela
— 3 nights
Fly + foot:  7​h 15​min
End: Birmingham

2
nights
Lugo

Lugo ©
Lugo is a city in northwestern Spain in the autonomous community of Galicia. Bring the kids along to As Catedrais Beach and Playa de Abrela. Venture out of the city with trips to Ourense (Catedral de Ourense & Spas & Wellness). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Muralla Romana de Lugo, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Lugo, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and enjoy some diversion at Arde Lucus.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Lugo vacation tool .

Birmingham, UK to Lugo is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Lugo are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Fisterra.

Things to do in Lugo

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

As Catedrais Beach, Playa de Abrela, Catedral de Ourense
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As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
Muralla Romana de Lugo ©
Muralla Romana de Lugo
Catedral de Lugo ©
Catedral de Lugo

2
nights
Fisterra

Fisterra ©
Fisterra is a municipality in the province of A Coruña, in the autonomous community of Galicia, Spain. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Mirador Ezaro, enjoy the sea views from Faro de Fisterra, then stroll through Playa Lagosteira, and finally stroll through Playa Mar de Fora. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Santuario da Virxe da Barca, make a trip to Cabo Vilan, and then stroll through Playa de Laxe.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Fisterra trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Lugo to Fisterra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Lugo in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Fisterra, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to O Grove.

Things to do in Fisterra

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Cabo Vilan, Mirador Ezaro, Playa de Laxe, Santuario da Virxe da Barca
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Playa Lagosteira ©
Playa Lagosteira
Playa Mar de Fora ©
Playa Mar de Fora
Faro de Fisterra
Faro de Fisterra

4
nights
O Grove

O Grove ©
Family-friendly places like Praia da Lanzada and Playa de Areas will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting O Grove side-trips: Los Horreos de Combarro (in Combarro), Vigo (Islas Cies, Playa Samil, & more) and Casco antiguo de Pontevedra (in Pontevedra).

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our O Grove trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Fisterra to O Grove takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in O Grove

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Vigo, Sanxenxo, Casco antiguo de Pontevedra, Santa Tecla Celtic Village, Playa America
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Praia da Lanzada ©
Praia da Lanzada
Playa Samil ©
Playa Samil
Playa de Areas ©
Playa de Areas

3
nights
Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Venture out of the city with trips to La Coruna (Monte de San Pedro, Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules), & more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, admire the landmark architecture of Monasterio de San Martin Pinario, don't miss a visit to Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico, and stroll through Mirador Parque da Alameda.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Santiago de Compostela road trip tool .

Traveling by car from O Grove to Santiago de Compostela takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July in Santiago de Compostela, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

La Coruna
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Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Botafumeiro ©
Botafumeiro

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