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Pontevedra is a Spanish city in the north-west of the Iberian Peninsula. It is the capital of both the Comarca and Province of Pontevedra, and of the Rias Baixas in Galicia. It is also the capital of its own municipality which is, in fact, often considered as an extension of the actual city. The city is best known for its urban planning, pedestrianisation and the charm of its historic centre. Wikipedia


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Pontevedra Unveiled (walking tour)

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Pontevedra, Vigo

Join us in an exploration of the globally acclaimed city of Pontevedra! Famous for its rich heritage, but also for the many prizes it has been collecting in recent years owing to its revolutionary urban renovation, the quaint capital of the Rias Baixas region is a must. This walking tour looks like this: - We'll see the iconic Peregrina church and cross the threshold of the medieval walls. - We’ll venture into the second largest old town of Galicia, going back in time through the narrow cobblestone streets and a myriad of squares. - We’ll get to the ancient stone bridge which gives name to the city. - We’ll visit what’s left of the medieval walls and some remarkable buildings, returning to the city centre via the old Town Hall. And more 🙂 PS. Bookings will be confirmed by us personally as soon as humanly possible. Times are approximate: We may be able to offer personalised visiting times. For other custom and pricing options please do visit the 'Galicia Unveiled' main website.

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Albarino : Sensorial experience and Heritage

Pontevedra, Vigo

Do you want to discover the history of one of the most valuable grapes in Galicia? The home of this excelent grape is in the Salnes valley where one of the most valued white wines in the world is produced every year. Its capital, Cambados, located pretty close to Pontevedra, is a land of nobles, Pazos (traditional Galician house) and wine tradition.This wine tradition has been passed generation by generation since the XII century,consequently, its local people, the special care they give to their vineyards throughout the year, as well as its privileged atlantic climate are essential factors in order to get a well balanced wine known as Albariño. Within the Route of Albarino we will visit some of the most important wineries in the area of Salnes where we will enjoy unbeatable views of the Ría de Arousa accompanied by a tasting of different Albariños that will not leave you indifferent. Finally, we will have a special picnic for you with local products in a charming area.

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The Secrets of Pontevedra: Magic and History

Pontevedra, Vigo

Narrated by a local Galician girl, you will discover the mysteries and legends of Pontevedra. Starting at the street of Tetuan in front of the medieval Nazarenean chapel, you will hear about the story of the cloistered nuns. Your tour will continue on Don Filiberto Street, where you will discover the secrets of the treasures of the Pirate Benito Soto. As you admire the beautiful streets around you, your narrator will invite you to walk to Sor Lucia´s Street, where you will hear about the Shrine of the Apparitions. Right in front of the Basilica of Santa Maria, you will hear a special commentary about the great mystery of its façades. Your tour will end as you hear about the local Pontevedran theory that Cristopher Colombus was originally from Pontevedra.

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Small-Group Albariño Wine Tasting with Winery Tour

Pontevedra, Vigo

Learn the secretes of Albarino and visit a famous estate in Galicia. Taste 4 wines paired with Galician cheese and natural canned mussels. Get ready for an amazing experience in Pontevedra.

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Guided Winery tour and Wine tasting in Pontevedra

Pontevedra, Vigo

Located in the Celtic corner of Northwest Spain just north of Portugal, Galicia is a lush and verdant region characterized by its dramatic Atlantic coastal landscapes; steep and terraced vineyards. Visit a winery in Galicia and discover the secrets of famous Albarino wines. Meet your friendly guide , visit and tour the vineyards and winery and taste delicious sample of local wine. Get ready for an amazing experience in Pontevedra.

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