This region of Rías Baixas has everything that anyone could ever desire to enjoy in the holidays. You have the forest, the sea, luxurious gastronomy and all type of activities to carry out everything, for all type of audiences. Also, the Galician culture will make everything more comfortable and easy, making you disconnect completely from the routine and to pass some incredible days, getting surprised due to the spectacular corners…
1. Wine tasting in Salnés valley.
Show your tasting buds how to savor and choose the best wines from this land, in this case, the Albariño. Discover everything that the process of elaboration of this delicious wine hides, by visiting one its wineries with more movement in this zone, located between Castrove and Xiabre, to then enjoy a nice tasting of different Albariños with your partner or a group of friends.
2. Salvaterra de Miño by a horse.
Following the Tea River whilst riding a horse, you will enjoy, in groups, the rich Galician fauna, and flora in a perfect route for any equestrian skill level. The eucalyptus woodlands, the greenery that looks like has no end, the jumps into the river through which you will need to cross… Everything with will give you a combination of sensations that will make you have a great time in the surroundings of Vigo.
3. Hiking route in the Arosa island.
For several hours, cross the incredible natural paradise that this formation presents, whilst enjoying a route called “Pedra e Auga”. When walking through the surroundings of the Armenteira river, that at the same time gives the same name to the impressive monastery that you can’t miss. In the municipalities of Ribadumia and Meis, you will enjoy the most characteristic natural sights and curiosities of the old Galician villages.
4. Discover the capital of Rías Baixas with a guided tour.
To explore the city that names the region is a perfect plan to meet the culture that has been forming and passing for centuries: the different civilizations that have lived in Pontevedra. A guide will show you the best corners and mixed culture that here reside with a suitable tour for all type of audiences. This adventure is obligatory to enjoy the city in its pure essence.
5. From Caldelas to Tui with a kayak.
Pass a day boarding a kayak, paddling through the Miño river with the help of the maritime currents and crossing the Grande and Congedo islands. Is a place with calm waters, meaning that the 7 kilometers you will cover will be very fun and calm, whilst watching places like the Comandancia de la Marina or the Valença wall. The spectacular vegetation that will accompany you throughout the whole session will add extra points to the adventure.
6. Paddle Surfing in Sanxenxo.
The beach of Lanzedo can be one of those places that you just can simply miss during your visit to Salnés. This is the destination for people who want to have fun and enjoy the Atlantic and the possibilities this place offers, like paddle surfing, have become obligatory to do in its waters. Rent a paddle and surfboard and jump into the water with a friend, and discover the best corners of Pontevedra and Arosa.
7. Meet the Cíes islands from a sailboat.
Cross the three islands that from this spectacular archipelago of white sand and turquoise waters at the north of the Peninsula, in Vigo, whilst boarding a comfortable sailboat in which you will go accompanied by friends or family members. This is a unique trip since the Cíes islands have a multitude of lighthouses, paradisiacal beaches and even, if you are lucky, you can spot a cetacean next to the boat. Can you ask for more?
8. Canoe-kayak in Baiona.
Rent a canoe and cross the surroundings of the Ladeira beach, the perfect opportunity to enjoy the sea and this city full of nautical culture. You can also enjoy the activity alone and disconnect from everything and do some exercise, or go accompanied to share these inexplicable sensations that the sea and breeze provoke. If you come with a bigger group, a route through the coves of the zone is a very fun plan for everyone.
9. Rafting in Miño.
Departing from A Cañiza, you will descend a trail of the Miño river with a raft, you can board with your most adventurous friends. With rapids that will make you enjoy the white waters of the river, you will enjoy an exciting experience, nice, since you will navigate through places with exuberant nature and famous in the zone.
10. Jet skiing in the Arousa Estuary.
Possibly, the most fun jet ski route all over the coast. Come accompanied with whoever like high speeds just like you do, to share unforgettable times when navigating through the estuary up to Rianxo. Also, both can drive, to both tries and check how fun it is, and without the need of any type of license.