Mondariz is close to many of Pontevedra’s attractions. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s list is the fascinating As Laxas Winery and the ever-popular Marques de Vizhoja. Two other great attractions that are close by Mondariz are the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Centro Cultural Caixanova.
To really get a feel for Pontevedra, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Admire, learn and be thoroughly entertained in the most popular museums including the Museo de Pontevedra. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as Teatro Principal and Castrelos Auditorium in Vigo.
If the weather is good, do what the locals do and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Breathe in the fresh air, chat with the fishermen and catch some rays at nearby Samil Beach in Vigo, Vao Beach and Mogor Beach.
Visitors looking for interesting places to visit in and around Pontevedra should go and see Plaza America in Vigo, the Praza de la Pelegrina and the Praza de Lena. Lovers of history will enjoy exploring the Basilica Santa Maria and the Santuario de la Peregrina. Whatever your religious background, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at Mondariz’s holy places like the San Francisco Church.
Spend a few hours at the Centro Comercial A Laxe to get in some retail therapy.
Balaidos Stadium, Vigo is the perfect place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local favorites, the Real Club Celta de Vigo, in action. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some sky blue and white, the colors of the Real Club Celta de Vigo.
At the end of a busy day enjoying Mondariz, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Eurostars Mar de Vigo, the TOP Hotel Mexico, Vigo, or the AC Hotel Palacio Universal by Marriott, Vigo.