9 days in Galicia Itinerary

9 days in Galicia Itinerary

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9 days in Galicia Itinerary

Start: Madrid
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Santiago de Compostela
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
O Grove
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Lugo
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Madrid

4
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.
Spend the 9th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, don't miss a visit to Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirador Parque da Alameda, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Vista Galicia - Day Tours.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Santiago de Compostela day trip planner.

Madrid to Santiago de Compostela is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in July, expect nights in Santiago de Compostela to be slightly colder, around 15°C, while days are colder, around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to O Grove.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Botafumeiro ©
Botafumeiro

2
nights
O Grove

O Grove
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): get outside with Guías Malouco -Turismo y Aventura- and then head off the coast to Islas Cies. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Pedras Negras and then stroll through Playa Figueiras.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the O Grove trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Santiago de Compostela to O Grove takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lugo.

Things to do in O Grove

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Islas Cies, Playa Figueiras, Guías Malouco -Turismo y Aventura-

2
nights
Lugo

Lugo is a city in northwestern Spain in the autonomous community of Galicia. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Paseo de Los Enamorados, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then have fun at Arde Lucus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Muralla Romana de Lugo, hike along Ruta del Cantabrico, and then make a trip to Cabazo de Leboreiro.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Lugo itinerary app .

Drive from O Grove to Lugo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In July in Lugo, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lugo

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Cabazo de Leboreiro
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Room Escape Games
Muralla Romana de Lugo ©
Muralla Romana de Lugo

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