You'll be surprised about how much Vigo and its legendary bay have to offer. In the end, you will understand much better the meaning of "morriña", a famous Galician word wich stands for homesick and that only Galician people or someone living as a local can undestand. During this walking tour you will discover the best of the new and old Vigo getting to know nowadays local vibe, lifestyle, and all the details letting you meet the "vigueses" pace of living. You can expect awesome views all the way, while sharing smart conversations and listening to surprising local legends and fun cultural facts. I'll share with you great tips and some of the best plans to do in the city and surroundings while also advising you on Galician incredible cuisine and the best local spots to enjoy it. Half way we will stop at a cozy local tavern where you will enjoy a typical local tapa and a glass of tasty Galician white wine served in the traditional mug.
Hello! I'm a friendly, open-minded person, born and raised in Vigo, who developed his communication career around the world, having the opportunity to live / work in different countries. I'm passionate about my hometown and Galician culture, and for the last two years I have shown Vigo to travelers. I also love listening and knowing their stories and needs to adapt and personalize my guided tours as much as possible. Join me to discover the hidden treasures of Vigo and its legendary bay. I will personally guide you to immerse yourself in the local culture. You'll be surprised!
1 Tapa (local food) Vegetarians or vegans welcome (please let me know in advance).
1 Drink (Galician wine) Or soft drink / Mineral Galician water
We will meet in the heart of Vigo and then do a circular route discovering the best of new/old Vigo. We'll stop in an almost secret fortress that is the perfect spot to understand Vigo's close relationship with the sea, enjoy excellent views and begin to know about local history and legends. Then some well-known and also hidden corners inside the old town, the "casco vello", and finally the port, where some historical events will blow your mind.
Discover Vigo with a local expert