Do you enjoy pirate stories? are you a history lover?. The stuary of pontevedra has a rich history in traditions and legends, plenty of pirates arrived here to plunder the small surronding villages, intimidating locals. One of the most famous pirates who sailed through this stuary, was Francis Drake, a bloodthirsty man protected by Queen Elizabeth during the 16th century. In this route you will discover special corners only known by locals so if you wonder what to do near the city of Pontevedra or what to do near Sanxenxo, then this route is for you.
We sail off from Portonovo in a private boat, then we will enter into the Pontevedra estuary where you will be able to learn how mussels are bred in the rafts, a bit of the history of Tambo Island, and with a little bit of luck we will also be able to see dolphins.
We will sail just off one of the most picturesque villages of Pontevedra, a hiiden gem called Combarro, a fishing village, with a historical old town replete with traditional galician structures such us "hórreos" (granaries), transepts or small houses built in granite.
Finally, we will visit an Albariño winery in the area - there we will explain the process of making this precious wine. This is a perfect route for your weekend getaways.
Always! wear comfortable footwear and appropriate clothes as well as some water and fruit or snacks, In case of a rainy or cold day ( bear in mind we are in Galicia) bring suitable clothing. Scorching days put some sun cream, bring a cap or something else you consider.
75€ / adult.
65€ / kids from 4 to 12 years.
Includes: insurance, guided tours and activities.
Groups between 4 - 7 people.
*Private groups among 1-3 people, ask.
You can pay with your credit and debit card, and it could be Visa, Visa Electron, Mastercard or American Express.
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