WHAT TO DO IN VIGO?
Thanks to the perfect location of this event, participants and companions can opt to alternative activities that the city of Vigo and its surroundings offer.
Natural Park with the best beaches of Galicia. A mandatory trip if you are coming to the Interplanetary. Ship and tickets are just a few minutes away from the event.
Know the city, its neighborhoods and emblematic monuments in an easy and comfortable way.
The bus line start is a few minutes away from the event.
The oysters Street, Cesteiros (Basketry) Street, Plaza de la Constitución, are some of the points of interest of this touristic part of the Street.
Many bars and restaurants. A minute away from the event.
This is the point where Vigo started, where the first settlements in the II and III centuries B.C. started and which remains are preserved in the Archaeological Site. Later the city kept growing up and down from the O Castro, meandering to create a unique orography that makes possible to have a mountain right downtown: a nature luxury that offers the best vistas of the Vigo bay and the most beautiful sunsets.
- MUSEO-PAZO QUIÑONES DE LEÓN:
Since its opening, in 1937, the municipal museum municipal “Quiñones de León” is an emblematic space for the city of Vigo. Is a spectacular “pazo”, typical Galician aristocracy house, from the XVII century, reformed in the XIX century; here decorative artistic pieces are displayed from the XVII, XIX and XX centuries (furniture, ceramics, porcelain, miniatures, silver work, clocks, textile, glass, crystal, etc.).
- PACHECO PHOTOGRAPHIC ARCHIVE
The Pacheco archive presents the most complete collection of public owned photography in the city of Vigo.
The collection comprises around 140.000 pictures that go from the late XIX century until the 70’s. The thematic variety is one of the more important aspects, representing a complete chronicle of the city.
More info at Vigo, Rías Baixas and Galicia.