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Baiona to Vigo

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    Photo: Laura Paterson, Macs Adventure
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Map / Baiona to Vigo

Walk alongside the Ria de Vigo and beautiful beaches to Vigo.

easy
26.2 km
6:00 h
407 m
341 m

Walk alongside the Ria de Vigo which is protected by the beautiful Cies Islands archipelago, home to some of the most beautiful beaches.  If you want to visit the Cies Islands add an extra night in Baiona from where you can take one of the regular boat services to the islands (only available in summer). This does need to be booked in advance however as visitor numbers to the islands are limited to protect the fragile environment. Pass the historic fountain of O Pombal, before crossing two Romanesque Bridges and continuing into the marshland area of Foz del Rio Minor.  Visit the Votivo do Mar Temple in Nigran before reaching the city of Vigo.

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Author
Laura Paterson
Updated: August 01, 2018

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
184 m
Lowest point
2 m

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This walk is part of the following itineraries:  

WPSCPCW

WPSCPCW2

Start

Baiona (14 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
42.117970, -8.852119
UTM
29T 512224 4662885

Destination

Vigo

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These maps and routes are designed to be used in conjunction with our traditional documentation. We have recently embarked on a conversion initiative to bring the two elements together, and this itinerary will be covered in due course.

In the meantime, using the two elements alongside each other should go a long way to ensure you have a safe, enjoyable and problem free day.

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Donna Watson
August 30, 2019 · Community
This was quite challenging with the hilly sections but made it eventually
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Steve Rooney
May 10, 2019 · Community
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Steve Rooney
May 10, 2019 · Community
Hotel Tres Dulces: ugly, basic. View of concrete shaft and windows of other rooms within touching distance. Vigo does have a seafront which it would have been uplifting to view after a long hard walk. We are in the shadow of El Corte Ingles and opposite a sex shop. I’d upload a photo but have to allow access to all my photos it seems so I’d rather keep my privacy.
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
26.2 km
Duration
6:00 h
Ascent
407 m
Descent
341 m
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