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Virgen de la roca

Barrio Percibilleira, 36300 Baiona, Spain
+34 986 38 50 50
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Nice walk from the parador

Beautiful view of the ocean. I would not plan my trip around this, but it was a nice walk from the... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
MjPigott
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Nashville, Tennessee
Very steep

Nice views but if you are afraid of hights, think again. The sorrundings are nice, there is a park... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
linewold
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Lidkoping, Sweden
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Barrio Percibilleira, 36300 Baiona, Spain
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Beautiful view of the ocean. I would not plan my trip around this, but it was a nice walk from the parador.

Thank MjPigott
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Nice views but if you are afraid of hights, think again. The sorrundings are nice, there is a park with beatiful trees

Thank linewold
Reviewed 25 December 2016

The view from Virgen de la roca is gorgeous, I would recommend people to go on a cloudy day the view is even better. It is possible to walk there but not with young children. Any time is good to go, and it is not...More

Thank gilly166
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous viewing the town the islands and the estuary. Make sure the weather is good otherwise it defeats the purpose of going. There is a restaurant with local cuisine.

Thank Palcar246
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Beautiful monument, lovely walks, incredible views. But not only this you can also go inside the Virgen de la Roca and take in the surroundings from her point of view from a small boat which she holds in her right hand. The surrounding area is...More

Thank KLP444
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This monument overlooks the bay of Baiona & the Atlantic ocean coast road. You can pay 1.5 euros to climb the narrow steps to the top(not recommended if you are claustrophobic!) for even greater views. There is a nice little bar at the side of...More

Thank mazkNottingham
Reviewed 3 September 2016

You can reach the place by car but you won't regret your decision if you walk to the top. The monument is unique and the view over Baiona is stunning.

Thank Mribeir0
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Easy to find while wandering Baiona. It is interesting because it is built of marble and granite- granite body and marble face and hands..

Thank xiolung
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Lovely place to watch the sunset over the Isles Cies in the breeze under the pine trees at the end of a hot day. Plenty of picnic benches - a fairly priced cafe. Toilets were clean and serviced with soap etc. (if a little whiffy...More

2  Thank ronochtyl
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I walked from the Old Town and loved my time strolling around the monument. The highlight is climbing the stairs into the arm of the Virgin Mary and being rewarded with incredible views of the Bay of Baiona etc. The grounds are also worth exploring...More

1  Thank Mark A
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