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Join this exclusive sailing adventure along the Rías Baixas and discover beautiful remote places, lovely fishing villages, emblematic cities, and natural paradises, such as the Cíes Islands. This is a unique experience to relax with your family or friends while enjoying the beauty and culture of Galicia.
Looking for a special and unique Easter adventure with your familly or friends? This is it! Listen to the sound of the waves and relax on board a comfortable and cozy sailing boat, while living an unforgettable exclusive experience. This 5-day & 4-night (Wednesday 17th - Sunday 21st of April) tour brings you the opportunity to immerse into the nature and culture of Rías Baixas. The activity is specially designed to travel the Rías of Vigo and Pontevedra and to visit and explore fishing villages, emblematic coastal towns and natural paradises, such as Islas Cíes (at the heart of the Atlantic Islands National Park of Galicia).
First day - Vigo: The boarding will be at the Real Club Náutico of Vigo between 5pm and 7pm. If you arrive earlier, you can leave your bags there and enjoy the lovely city of Vigo, walking its streets or trying its amazing food. At 7:00 pm there will be your accomodation in double shared cabins, presentations, the welcome talk and, the explications about the safety rules on board. The first day, the group will have dinner together in a typical fish and seafood restaurant, in the old part of the city of Vigo. Those who do not arrive by Wednesday 17th can appear on Thursday 18th, in the morning to set sail.
Second day - Barra and Baiona beach: The boat will leave in the mornings heading to the coast of Morrazo. Along the way, you will make a stop at the beautiful beach of Barra and Melide. There, you will taste the unique Galician mussel with a glass of the typical Albariño wine. Lunch will take place anchored a paradise beach called Barra. In the afternoon, the boat will dock at the Monte Real Club of Yates of Baiona. From there, you will be able to walk through the alleys of this tourist village, which was declared a Historic Artistic Interest. At 9.30h you will meet up at a local restaurant to have a delicious dinner.
Third day - Beluso and Combarro: You will continue the route from Baiona, crossing the Estelas and the Vela Coast, and leaving behind the Cíes Islands and the Vigo estuary, to reach the Ria of Pontevedra. It will be a gorgeous 4-5 hour journey where you will sail the waves of the Atlantic, while getting surrounded by its beautiful landscape and sounds. Lunch will take place in a centenary restaurant, at the sailor port of Beluso, where you will be able to taste delicious Galician seafood and liquors. Then, you will jump into the boat again to go to Combarro, which is a lovely charming and town known for its stone houses and granaries on the sea. During the afternoon you will have time to get to know the village, and to choose a restaurant to enjoy the dinner (free dinner).
Fourth day - Cíes and Vigo Islands: In the morning you will head to the Cies Islands which are a set of three islands that are part of the National Park of the Atlantic Islands. Anchored on San Martiño Beach, accessible only by private boat, you will enjoy the paradise. Then, you will disembark on the beach of Rhodes to make a hiking route that will take you to a lighthouse, which has spectacular views of cliffs full of caves and incredible beaches. After having lunch on board and relaxing a bit more, you will head back to Vigo with the sunset behind you. Once in Vigo you will be able to enjoy your free time until the next day.
Fifth day: Time to remember all the unforgettable moments you have lived during those days and say "bye", while having the last breakfast on board.
It´s sailing time in Galicia!
Please, remember to bring:
- Light luggage in sports bags. Please, do not carry rigid suitcases.
- Warm clothes, hat, gloves, jacket, a sweater or tracksuit or sweatshirt and a raincoat.
- Nautical shoes and sports shoes white or light soles. The black sole and heels are prohibited on board.
- Some more arranged clothes to go out to have dinner or a drink.
- Personal hygiene products, bath towel, flip-flops, sunglasses, swimsuit, sunscreen.
- Photo camera and charger.
- Some anti-dizziness medicine such as Biodramina with caffeine.
- Nights aboard the sailboat in a shared cabin.
- Linens, warm cover and pillow.
- Bath and body towel.
- Bottled water.
- Fuel, mooring places in all ports visited and anchoring permits in the Cíes Islands.
- Boat captain with full licence.
- Auxiliary boat with outboard motor and insurance
- 21% VAT.