Unmissable tourist sites
Pontevedra Travel guide
Pontevedra : Michelin's recommendations
Pontevedra was once an active port in a sheltered ría, but the silting-up of the mouth of the Lérez led to the town's decline from the 18C onwards, and the development of a new port in Marín.
Tourist attractions Pontevedra : Things to see and do
Av. de Santa María E - 36000 Pontevedra
This charming 15-16C Plateresque church was built by the powerful bargemen's guild. The western façade is sculpted like a retable. The interior is a mix of Gothic, Isabelin and Renaissance style.
Pasentería 2 E - 36002 Pontevedra
The museum contains archaeological pieces, Celtic treasure from 2C BC-1C AD, a collection of silverware, paintings including work by early Aragon painters (15C) and souvenirs of maritime life.
E - 36000 Pontevedra
All that remains of the church is the Gothic chevet with its long bays invaded by ivy. The interior contains a lapidary museum: Roman steles, Galician coats of arms, and tombs of craftsment and noblemen.
Barón, 19 E - 36002 Pontevedra
Prix Prices from : 80 €
This impressive 16th-century palace is located in the historic heart of Pontevedra and is classically decorated in true Parador style with an elegant restaurant serving delicious, regional cuisine. Originally the residence of Count Maceda, the Parad..
Andrés Mellado, 5 E - 36001 Pontevedra
Hotel Madrid, in central Pontevedra, is within 5 minutes’ walk of the Peregrina Church and the Old Town. All heated rooms have free Wi-Fi, a TV and a private bathroom. The Madrid Hotel offers simple rooms with tiled floors, a ventilator fan and a wo..
Sarmiento, 20 E - 36002 Pontevedra
Prix Prices from : 35 €
The Hotel Restaurante Rúas can be found in the historic centre of Pontevedra, close to Plaza de la Leña. It offers simple, elegant rooms with free Wi-Fi and plasma-screen TV. The large rooms have dark wood floors and cream-coloured walls. Many also ..
Barón 19 E - 36002 Pontevedra
Alameda 10 E - 36001 Pontevedra
Restaurant with appropriate décor, adequate table service, and a menu which combines multiple flavours. It complements its facilities with a private dining room in the wine cellar.
rua Nova de Arriba 7 E - 36002 Pontevedra
A restaurant with a bar counter for tapas, a more informal area for raciones, and an à la carte dining room with a thoroughly contemporary look. It offers well-prepared modern cooking without the need for great technical flourishes. Dishes are centre..
Sarmiento 20 E - 36002 Pontevedra