5 days in Galicia Itinerary

5 days in Galicia Itinerary

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5 days in Galicia Itinerary

Start: Valletta, Island of Malta
Fly + Drive:  10 h
1
Ribadeo
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Santiago de Compostela
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Valletta, Island of Malta

1
night
Ribadeo

Ribadeo ©
Ribadeo is a municipality in the Spanish province of Lugo in Galicia. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): head off the coast to Praia das Illas, then look for gifts at Mar de Sensaciones, and then enjoy the sand and surf at As Catedrais Beach.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ribadeo trip planner.

Valletta, Malta to Ribadeo is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Valletta in April, with highs in Ribadeo at 19°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Ribadeo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Mar de Sensaciones
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As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
Mar de Sensaciones ©
Mar de Sensaciones

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Santiago de Compostela: La Coruna (Monumento a Maria Pita, Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules), &more). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Botafumeiro, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Convento de Santa Maria de Belvis, get to know the fascinating history of Plaza Cervantes - Santiago, and walk around San Domingos de Bonaval Park.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Santiago de Compostela trip tool.

You can drive from Ribadeo to Santiago de Compostela in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Santiago de Compostela are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

La Coruna
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Botafumeiro ©
Botafumeiro
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela
Plaza del Obradoiro ©
Plaza del Obradoiro

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