Ourense, in Galicia, is a city of roughly 110,000 residents.
Ourense is located 250 miles (402 kilometers) north of Lisbon and 240 miles (386 kilometers) northwest of the national capital Madrid.
To discover the art of viniculture in the city, plan a trip to its popular wine producers. Experts and newcomers alike should head to Ponte da Boga, Ladairo Winery and Adegas Valcar, three of the most acclaimed wine producers in the area.
The Ourense area is home to some challenging links, ensuring keen golfers can aways find a game. Budding pros and amateurs alike will appreciate the facilities at Pazo da Touza Golf and also Montealegre Golf Course.
A place of worship, among the most popular of the many historic sites in the city, is the Ourense Cathedral. Photograph the symbolic features of this captivating building, understand its history and realize why it is so popular with visitors and locals.
Whether you’re staying in the Ourense region business or relaxation, you’ll get more out of your visit with visits to the Ponte Romana and the Celanova Monastery.