Poio is a great place to base yourself in Pontevedra as some of the city’s main attractions are within easy reach. The Basilica Santa Maria and the Pontevedra Town Hall are just two of the popular destinations in the area. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Teatro Principal and the Praza de la Pelegrina.
Poio has a number of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that make great places to visit. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet atmosphere of the Museo de Pontevedra.
Those with some time to spare in Pontevedra should go and see the Monasterio de Poio and the Praza de Lena. Lovers of history will enjoy spending a few hours at the Santuario de la Peregrina. Whatever your background or beliefs, you'll love the serenity at sacred places like the San Francisco Church.
Sports lovers vacationing in Poio should get tickets for nearby Pasaron Stadium to see the Pontevedra Club de Fútbol, S.A.D. taking on visiting rivals. On match days the stadium is filled with maroon, gold and blue, as soccer fans flock together to get behind their beloved team.
At the end of a day taking in the sights around Poio, relax for the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Take your pick from the Hotel Galicia Palace, the Parador de Pontevedra, or the Rias Bajas.