Included: Visit to a Winery; Visit to Ribadavia and Arnoia Spa; Lunch; Hike, Coffee and Visit to Castrelo de Miño.
Mainland Galicia has unique landscapes that are totally worth exploring. One of the most interesting ones in the province of Ourense, is a region called O Ribeiro, that you will discover in our Ribeiro tour. This region is divided by the Miño river, the biggest river of Galicia.
Some details about our Ribeiro tour
The capital of this region is the small town of Ribadavia. The region has a renowned reputation nationwide and worldwide for its wines, all grouped in the Appellation of origin Ribeiro. It is also a region with a rich gastronomic offer, that holds several festivals every year honoring all kinds of local products (peppers, octopus, wine, eels, bread...). Last but not least, it has several natural hotsprings across the river, where hotels were built to take advantage of these natural resources.
In this tour we will visit the Southern part of the Ribeiro region, its vineyards, spa hotels & its capital Ribadavia, where you can find one of the best preserved Jewish districts of Galicia, and also the remains of a medieval castle.
What is included in the Ribeiro tour
- Cultural tour around Ribadavia
- Visit to A Arnoia and its spa hotel (hotel services are not included)
- Visit to Castrelo de Miño and its river dam
- Lunch in a local restaurant
- Visit and wine tasting in a local Ribeiro winery
- A 30min hike around Pazos de Arenteiro
- Private transportation
- Photography service
Note: There are additional activities and visits that can be arranged on demand, but they are not included in the base price.
Departure from Ourense city, at the location requested by the customer. Recommended departure is at 10am. One of our employees will drive you and accompany you all along the tour, assisting you in whatever you need.
- Tour: 10 hours
- Car travel time: 1h40min
Municipalities that belong to the region of O Ribeiro: A Arnoia, Avión, Beade, Carballeda de Avia, Castrelo de Miño, Cenlle, Cortegada, Leiro, Melón & Ribadavia.