Where to sleep?
Although the variety of accommodation in the Sanxenxo area is one of the most outstanding in the area, you won’t want to miss being able to enjoy a Luxury Villa. In order to do this, we present you with the best options:
- Private Pool
- Billiards & Table Football
- 4 rooms
- 3 bathrooms
- Pool and Barbecue
- Heated Swimming Pool
- 5 rooms
- Beach 10 minutes walk
Activities you can do
But perhaps one of the best places we can not miss, are the natural parks. In Sanxenxo we can find the National Park of the Atlantic Islands of Galicia. The best place and time to know all the fauna that inhabits the region.
This is one of the points of greatest interest to the eye of every tourist. Here we can find everything at a glance. We can not fail to visit the islands Cíes, Ons, Sálvora and Cortegada. Each one has a special and different charm.
Snorkel on Cíes Island
Discover the Cíes Islands from Sanxenxo
With the snorkeling activity in Cíes, you will have the opportunity to discover its wonderful Island. The activity lasts about 3 or 4 hours in total and is recommended for the whole family. Groups of at least 4 people are required.
Discover Scuba Diving
Breathe underwater for the first time
Live your first time on a Diving experience. I an activity that allows you to do scuba diving without having previous experience. It requires to know how to swim and to be at least 16 years old. Live the diving adventure. You can choose to do it in Portonovo, the Cíes Islands or in the Ons Islands. A unique experience.
For those who are looking for a bit of tranquility, there is also the Mirador Palacios. To get there, we must walk the Pontevedra estuary. Inevitably it will take us to the viewpoint.
From here we will be able to see and enjoy the best that Sanxenxo has to offer. A remote and quiet place to enjoy nature and of course, the good view it offers. Without a doubt, one of the key points to visit for every tourist who visits the city.
If you walk from Baltar Beach to Caneliñas, you will find the A Peixeira Viewpointon your way. Unique views of the area.
Of course, you will not be able to miss “La Madama de Silgar”, the work of the Galician sculptor Alfonso Vilar Lamelas. An icon of the area that you can only see up close if you swim.
Excursions and Places of Interest
What to see in Sanxexo?
Beyond the good atmosphere, Sanxexo is full of beaches. In the locality, we can visit a lot of beaches. The most famous are: Areas, A Lanzada, Foxos, Canelas, Silgar and Montalvo Beach. All very crowded by tourists, especially in summer. Below you can see which one to start with and visit one each day:
Silgar Beach is Sanxenxo’s flagship. It has plenty of places to eat around and a varied leisure offer. It has the port of Sanxenxo just a few steps away and is where nightlife is concentrated.
Baltar beach is below. They communicate with each other by a promenade that you can’t miss. It is in the area of Portonovo. It also has excellent places to eat and enjoy the day. The area is very crowded, as it is the starting point for boats to the Cíes and Ons Islands.
In this area is located the “Centro de Buceo y Actividades Acuáticas Portosub”, with a great variety of options to have fun in the water.
A few steps from Villa Sanxenxo you will find this fabulous beach. With good parking and spectacular views. It also has places to eat and drink.
A little further back and a step away from the beach of A Lanzada. It has plenty of parking space and an incredible environment to spend the day.
One of the most visited by frequent bathers. It is a fairly large beach and offers a white sand of great quality.
Through the promenade it communicates with Baltar Beach in Portonovo. It is a small but very quiet and sheltered beach. Excellent for windy days. Good place to snorkel or swim quietly.
Fortunately, this is not all you have to offer. Sanxexo also has a great cultural history, very important in the area it is located. Therefore, visiting some places in the city cannot be overlooked.