Marin is a popular place to visit in Pontevedra as a large number of the area’s star attractions are within easy reach. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fascinating Mogor Beach and the fantastic Monasterio de Poio. If time permits, be sure to also visit the Playa de Areas and the Pontevedra Town Hall.
To better understand Pontevedra, take a trip to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Admire, learn and become intrigued in the various museums such as the Museo de Pontevedra. Go and see a live show at Teatro Principal.
To really get a feel for the area, visit some of the local sights such as the Praza de la Pelegrina and the Praza de Lena. These are a magnet for travellers from all over the world. The Pontevedra area is filled with reminders of the past; don’t miss the Basilica Santa Maria and the Santuario de la Peregrina. Admire some of the holy places such as the San Francisco Church. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the religious history of the area.
Nearby Pasaron Stadium is a great place cheer along with fellow lovers of soccer, and to see local favorites, the Pontevedra Club de Fútbol, S.A.D., in action. On game days follow the river of maroon, gold and blue, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a few post-game beers.
After spending the day exploring the delights of Marin, rest up in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Make reservations for the Hotel Galicia Palace, the Parador de Pontevedra, or the Hotel Villa Covelo, Poio.