49 days in Galicia Itinerary

49 days in Galicia Itinerary

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49 days in Galicia Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly + Drive:  15​h 30​min
1
Lugo
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Ribadeo
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Cedeira
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
La Coruna
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Fisterra
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
O Grove
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Nigran
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Ourense
— 7 nights
train:  45​min
9
Santiago de Compostela
— 9 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Kuwait City

8
nights
Lugo

Lugo ©
Lugo is a city in northwestern Spain in the autonomous community of Galicia. Family-friendly places like Marcelle Natureza and Cove Beach will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lugo: Alto do Cebreiro (in Pedrafita do Cebreiro), Monasterio de Santa Maria de Meira (in Meira) and Cascada A Seimeira de Vilagocende (in Fonsagrada). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Muralla Romana de Lugo, have fun at Arde Lucus, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Salvador de Vilar de Donas, and make a trip to Monasterio de San Julian de Samos.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lugo trip planner .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Lugo is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Kuwait City to Lugo, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Lugo is much colder than Kuwait City - with highs of 25°C and lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ribadeo.

Things to do in Lugo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Sarria, Outeiro de Rei, Lagoa de Sobrado, San Nicolas de Portomarin, La Peneda Monterroso
Highlights from your plan
Marcelle Natureza ©
Marcelle Natureza
Avifauna ©
Avifauna
Muralla Romana de Lugo ©
Muralla Romana de Lugo

4
nights
Ribadeo

Ribadeo ©
Ribadeo is a municipality in the Spanish province of Lugo in Galicia. Family-friendly places like As Catedrais Beach and Museo Molinos Mazonovo will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Ribadeo side-trips: Conjunto Etnografico de Teixois (in Taramundi), A Rapadoira Beach (in Foz) and Souto da Retorta (in Viveiro). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Illa Pancha, head off the coast to Playa Islas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Llas, and look for gifts at Mar de Sensaciones.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Ribadeo road trip planning website .

Getting from Lugo to Ribadeo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July in Ribadeo, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Cedeira.

Things to do in Ribadeo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Taramundi, Burela, Foz, Souto da Retorta, Mar de Sensaciones
Highlights from your plan
As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
Playa de Llas ©
Playa de Llas
Museo Molinos Mazonovo ©
Museo Molinos Mazonovo

2
nights
Cedeira

Cedeira ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): get great views at Mirador da Miranda, then head outdoors with Cabo Ortegal, then see human ingenuity at work at Molino de Mareas de Senra, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Los Acantilados Marinos Mas Altos de La UE. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Playa Caolin, get great views at Mirador de San Roque, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Andres de Teixido.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cedeira online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Ribadeo to Cedeira takes 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Cedeira can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to La Coruna.

Things to do in Cedeira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Carino, Molino de Mareas de Senra, Playa Caolin, Mirador de San Roque
Highlights from your plan
Cabo Ortegal ©
Cabo Ortegal
Mirador de San Roque ©
Mirador de San Roque
San Andres de Teixido ©
San Andres de Teixido

8
nights
La Coruna

La Coruna ©
A Coruña is a city and municipality of Galicia, Spain. Attractions like Aquarium Finisterrae and Playa de Coroso make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting La Coruna side-trips: Ferrol (Lume Boo, Playa de Santa Comba, & more), Casa Grande de Xanceda (in A Casagrande) and Faro de Punta Nariga (in Malpica de Bergantinos). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Plaza de Maria Pita, get to know the fascinating history of Monte de San Pedro, see the interesting displays at Castle of San Anton, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our La Coruna trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Cedeira to La Coruna in 1.5 hours. In July in La Coruna, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Fisterra.

Things to do in La Coruna

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ferrol, Casa Grande de Xanceda, O Camino dos Faros, Refugio de Verdes, Parque el Pasatiempo
Highlights from your plan
Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules) ©
Aquarium Finisterrae ©
Aquarium Finisterrae
Casa Grande de Xanceda ©
Casa Grande de Xanceda

3
nights
Fisterra

Fisterra ©
Fisterra is a municipality in the province of A Coruña, in the autonomous community of Galicia, Spain. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Playa Lagosteira and Playa Larino. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fisterra: Muxia (Santuario da Virxe da Barca & Faro Tourinan), Playa De Ezaro (in O Ezaro) and Dumbria (Mirador Ezaro & Fervenza Do Ezaro). Next up on the itinerary: visit a coastal fixture at Faro de Fisterra, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Mar de Fora, and make a trip to Cabo Vilan.

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You can drive from La Coruna to Fisterra in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from La Coruna, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Fisterra, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to O Grove.

Things to do in Fisterra

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Muxia, Dumbria, Playa Larino, Cabo Vilan, Playa De Ezaro
Highlights from your plan
Playa Lagosteira ©
Playa Lagosteira
Playa Mar de Fora ©
Playa Mar de Fora
Faro de Fisterra
Faro de Fisterra

4
nights
O Grove

O Grove ©
Kids will appreciate attractions like Praia da Lanzada and Playa Samil. Change things up with these side-trips from O Grove: Casco antiguo de Pontevedra (in Pontevedra), Casa Historica de Cambados (in Cambados) and Los Horreos de Combarro (in Combarro).

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our O Grove route planning tool .

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. In July, daytime highs in O Grove are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Nigran.

Things to do in O Grove

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Vigo, Sanxenxo, Casco antiguo de Pontevedra, Casa Historica de Cambados, Los Horreos de Combarro
Highlights from your plan
Praia da Lanzada ©
Praia da Lanzada
Playa Samil ©
Playa Samil
Playa de Areas ©
Playa de Areas

2
nights
Nigran

Nigran ©
Nigrán is a municipality of Galicia, Spain in Pontevedra Province, near Vigo, the most populous city in Galicia. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa America, make a trip to Virgen de la roca, then explore the ancient world of Santa Tecla Celtic Village, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Castro de Santa Trega. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Nerga, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Patos, and then don't miss a visit to Fortaleza de Monterreal.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nigran trip planner .

You can drive from O Grove to Nigran in 1.5 hours. July in Nigran sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ourense.

Things to do in Nigran

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Baiona, A Guarda, Playa Nerga
Highlights from your plan
Playa America ©
Playa America
Playa Nerga ©
Playa Nerga
Castro de Santa Trega ©
Castro de Santa Trega

7
nights
Ourense

Ourense ©
Explore Ourense's surroundings by going to Parada de Sil (Ruta de las pasarelas del rio Mao, Monasterio de Santa Cristina, & more), Sober (Mirador de Souto Chao & Sil Canyon) and Cascada de Auga Caida (in Panton).

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ourense trip planning website .

Getting from Nigran to Ourense by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Ourense can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Ourense

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Parada de Sil, Allariz, Sober, Monasterio de Oseira, Way of Saint James
Highlights from your plan
Sil Canyon ©
Sil Canyon
Monasterio de Santa Cristina ©
Monasterio de Santa Cristina
Catedral de Ourense ©
Catedral de Ourense

9
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Playa Area de Secada and Testal Beach. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, stroll through Vista Galicia - Day Tours, don't miss a visit to Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico, and admire the striking features of Monasterio de San Martin Pinario.

To find maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Santiago de Compostela day trip planning website .

You can take a train from Ourense to Santiago de Compostela in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Santiago de Compostela can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Testal Beach, Playa Area de Secada
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Playa Area de Secada ©
Playa Area de Secada

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