Ribeira Sacra - Cañones del Sil Private Day Tour from Santiago de Compostela
The grand interior of Galicia. The Ribeira Sacra, meaning ‘holy river bank’, is used to refer to the lands that border the confluence of the rivers Sil and Miño, and includes parts of the provinces of both Ourense and Lugo. The area boasts some of the most spectacular gorge scenery in Europe. Terraces of vines perch precariously on improbably steep slopes and a multitude of medieval monasteries, churches and chapels overlook the rivers or nestle in gentler terrain nearby.
This relaxing Day Tour of the stunning Ribeira Sacra focuses on wine from the Sil Canyons, with a visit of one of the most well known bodegas Adega Algueira and lunch in their restaurant. The highlights of the day will also be the catamaran cruise in the canyon and a stunning walk in the vinyards. We can also add visits of historical Monasteries and another winery on request.
Starting from 490€ per group
THIS TOUR INCLUDES
• Transfers in minivan or private bus from Santiago de Compostela to the Ribeira Sacra and back
• An official bilingual Spanish / English guide (German, French, Italian & Japanese on request)
• A scenic drive by the Route of the Monasteries
• 1h30 Catamaran cruise along the Sil canyons operated by Adega Algueira with wine-degustation from the renown bodega
• An optional 5km / 1h30 walk in the vinyards with impressive views onto the Sil canyons
• Lunch in "O Castelo" restaurant, one of the most well known restaurant of the region
price & dates
Private tours can be organized on request for any number of participants on the dates of your choice! Ask us for a detailed quote!
Price starting at: €490 per group
HighlightsCruise one of the most spectacular gorge scenery in EuropeVisit a small bodega and eat at one of the best restaurant in the regionTry local wine while enjoying stunning viewsFull day excursion with a local certified guide
fact filePick-up Your hotel in Santiago de Compostela at 9amReturn Santiago de Compostela between 6:30pm & 7pmDuration 9h30Stops Monforte, Sil Canyons by Catamaran, Adega Algueira Bodega.
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