Baiona shore excursion tour

Tour Number

Activity Level



Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 7



Spanish (fluent), Portuguese (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Traveling south, you will first visit Vigo, the largest city in Galicia and the region's most important fishing port. Here you will visit O Castro for the best panoramic views of the city
The tour continues to Baiona, the oldest port in Galicia, where you will see a replica of Columbus' caravel La Pinta. Baiona was the first place in Europe to learn of the discovery of the Americas.

You will then cross the border into Portugal to arrive to Valenca do Minho, an 18th-century fortress city in the country's north. One of Portugal's most popular attractions, you'll visit the city's fortress bulwark to admire impressive views over the Mino River.

Enjoy free time to wander through the city's narrow streets with shops offering all kinds of typical Portuguese products including pottery, lingerie, wine and gold, before heading back to Santiago de Compostela.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Vigo's port.Passengers terminal

End location: Vigo's port.Passengers terminal

Duration: 5 hours

What’s Included

My services as your personal guide from the cruise ship terminal.
Private car with driver.

What’s Extra

souvenirs, drinks, lunch in restaurants.


No restrictions.

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