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Paradores Route of the Ribeira Sacra

Spectacular landscapes with rocky gorges and heroic viticulture areas going along the southern bank of the River Sil to the banks of the River Miño.Parador de VerínSunday. The region's history is based around Monterrei fort, the cultural centre of old controlled by Celanova monastery and later passing into royal hand. The monumental heritage is made up of the 16th-century Los Condes Palace, Santa María Gracia church and the Keep from 1482.Parador de Monforte de LemosMonday.Great historians such as Pliny and Strabo date the origins of Monforte to 900 and 600 BC. The town has great cultural heritage with the standout Benedictine monastery of San Vicente, the noble country house, the Old Bridge, Santa Clara convent and San Jacinto convent, etcParador de Santo EstevoTuesday and Wednesday. It first being known as "RIVOYRA SACRATA" dates back to 1124, when Teresa of Portugal alluded to the area in making reference to the abundance of chapels, monasteries and small convents located on both banks of the lower course of the River Sil.Parador de BaionaThursday. Baiona is a town steeped in history, its origins dating back to Roman times. The most important historical date, however, is 1st March 1493 when the Carabela Pinta arrived in port and made Baiona the first town in Europe to receive news of the discovery of America.Parador de TuiFriday and Saturday. Tui is a frontier town where, just by crossing a bridge, visitors find themselves in Portugal. A town full of beautiful areas such as the Fortress Cathedral, rising above in the highest part of the city. Initial construction began in 1120. Make sure to visit the old Santo Domingo church and the more modern San Francisco.We offer: Standard double room with breakfasts included / Half board Supplement 175 € per person

Price 362.5€ per person (taxes included)
Activities available in the following languages Spanish, English, French, German
Place Monforte de Lemos (Lugo) Nogueira de Ramuín (Ourense) Verín (Ourense) Baiona (Pontevedra) Tui (Pontevedra)
Duration 7 days
Activity category City tourism, Urban circuits
Who is it for? Young people, Families, Adults without children, Senior, LGBT
Organising company PARADORES DE TURISMO
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