Baluarte do Socorro
Valenca do Minho
Tuy (Tui), Spain (2kms): Spanish border town, famous for its Romanesque and Gothic Cathedral
Vigo, Spain (38kms): The largest city in Galicia.
Baiona, Spain (50kms): Attractive coastal town with a rich maritime history and great beaches
Cies Islands (accessed by ferry from Vigo and Baiona): Voted the world’s best beach by the UK’s Guardian Newspaper in 2007.
Peneda de Geres National Park (nearest point is approx. 50kms): Portugal’s only national park.
Pontevedra, Spain (55kms): A beautiful ancient town and medieval port.
Viana do Castelo (66kms): Often described as the most beautiful Portuguese city, it offers historic architecture surrounded by areas of stunning natural beauty.
Santiago de Compostela, Spain (120kms): This historic old town is a UNESCO world heritage site and houses the shrine of St James the Apostle. It is the destination of the Camino de Santiago, a famous Catholic pilgrimage route.
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