Things to see and do - Pontevedra
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
E - 36001 Pontevedra
The hill climb through pine and eucalyptus woods, with occasional good views, is pleasant. At the top, the panorama extends over both the Pontevedra and Vigo rías.
av. e 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.
pl. de la Leña E - 36000 Pontevedra
Very pretty with its irregular shape, calvary and find façades of surrounding houses. The two 18C houses contain a museum.
Barón, 19 E - 36002 Pontevedra
Prix Prices from : 85 €
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..
Castelao, 3 E - 36001 Pontevedra
Prix Prices from : 48 €
Rias Bajas Hotel is located in the commercial and financial centre and is only 100 meters away from the old city; making it the ideal location for anyone visiting Pontevedra. Enjoy the superb services and facilities as well as internet services in t..
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..
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..
Barón 19 E - 36002 Pontevedra
pl. da Leña 3 E - 36002 Pontevedra
This restaurant occupies a typical house in the old quarter. It serves contemporary Galician cuisine and the occasional fusion dish, all of which are prepared from top quality ingredients. Several set menus are available.
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.
Sarmiento 20 E - 36002 Pontevedra