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Rías Baixas: Boat Trip, Mussels, Wine, and Winery Visit Tour196 Reviews
Discover the Albariño zone and explore wonderful sea sites, islands, Villages, towns, and traditions. Take a boat ride through Galician estuaries with an endless amount of fresh mussels and wine.
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- Explore the south Galician rivers with an incredible boat trip
- Enjoy mussels and wine for free onboard
- Visit old Galician villages famous for their wine
DescriptionStop at O Grove Town, the perfect village for spending time in tranquility, and experiencing the sensations of the real and genuine Galicia. Enjoy the rural atmosphere away from tourism and have a pleasant break and Galician meal. Take a walk through the vineyards of the very prestigious Albariño. Have the opportunity to learn about the production of this excellent wine as well as engage in a tasting of three wines of the denomination Rias Baixas in good company. Next, stop at the shrine of “la Lanzada.” Get a full overview of this mystical place, established in the 9th century, and take a beautiful walk. Cross part of the bay of Poio, and see beauty contained on a giant rock upon which it is built. See the granaries that surround it, the houses overlooking the sea, and the several stone crosses typical of Galicia, called Cruceiros, which are on the site. Tour the characteristic streets and squares of this place, and have the possibility to take a real and authentic journey through time, as well as visit an area of great ecological value. Next stop at the island of Toja, famous for the production of soap and for its hot springs, located in an area called Red Natura 2000. Discover a small museum of the old soap factory and a chapel completely covered with shells. End with a tour of the sea, during which you will admire and face directly the production of mussels, oysters, and scallops, making different stops to contemplate the watering holes. Taste steamed mussels in great quantity accompanied by one of the best local Albariño wines (Condes de Albarei) and shots of Crema de Orujo.
IncludesPrivate air-conditioned bus transportation Hotel pickup and drop-off 60-minute boat ride Tour guide Wine tasting Winery entrance Unlimited wine drinks Unlimited fresh mussels
- Hotel pickup and drop-off are from specific places. A request must be made in advance 24 hours beforehand.