6. Santiago de Compostela: Costa da Morte Boat Ride with Drinks
09:30: Departure From Santiago de Compostela
The meeting point is at our office, Rúa Casas Reais, 31 (3 minutes from the cathedral, exactly at Porta do Camiño).
10:30: Arrival to Mirador de As Paxareiras
Incredible views over Carnota beach, Pindo mountains, Finisterre peninsula, Atlantic Ocean…etc. We take some of the most impressive photos with the best panoramic views over the coast of Carnota, Lira, Carnota beach, rivers, Pindo mountains and Finisterre lighthouse
11:30: Arrival to Lighthouse of Finisterre
It is the best-well-known lighthouse in the area, the westernmost of the Iberian Peninsula, and the “End of the World” lighthouse. There is also the famous 0 km stone of the Camino a Finisterre and of course beside the Lighthouse. A place full of modern and ancient traditions, in addition to magical and natural wonders that will make your mind and body travel far away.
12:10 Departure From Lighthouse Towards the Village
12:25: Arrival to Finisterre Town
Here, thanks to our guides, you will have the opportunity to know all the curiosities and importance of this place. You can´t miss the recommendations of our guides regarding, traditions, town secrets and the best places to visit for a unique experience
12:30: Boat cruise from the port of Finisterre
The boat ride is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes and it includes drinks (vermouth, wine, water, soft drinks) and typical local food such as homemade Galician Empanadas of different flavors.
This will be a unique experience full of surprises! You will be able to enjoy the wonderful landscape from another perspective (the Finisterre lighthouse, seen from the sea) and with a good company, not only ours, but also that of the typical local products, included in the excursion. During the ride with the boat, it may be possible to see some dolphins and also underwater views from the lower part of the boat
13:45: Free Time/Lunch
The boat trip was only the beginning at Finisterre! It is time to enjoy a delicious meal with always fresh and tasty products. It will be your free time to enjoy on your own. If you want to have lunch, there is the opportunity to choose between different restaurants that offer local, vegetarian, fast-food or whatever you most prefer, and for sure all with adequate prices.
15:15 Departure From Finisterre
15:45 Arrival to Muxía
It is the stop for many pilgrims who visit the Virxe da Barca Sanctuary enjoying the great waves coming from the ocean, right next to Muxia lighthouse. We will listen to the well-known legends about the arrival of the Apostle Santiago, and we visit the famous stones of this legend.
16:15 Departure From Muxía
17:00 Arrival to Cabo Vilan
The Cabo Vilan lighthouse marks one of the most dangerous stretches of the Costa da Morte, but also one of the most beautiful. It is declared of national interest.
The visit also includes an entrance to the museum, but always when it is open to the public.
17:45 Departure From Cabo Vilan
19:30 Arrival to Santiago