Full-day sailing trip or boat tour from Vigo to the dreamlike Cíes Islands

Sail during this full-day sailing trip from Vigo to the uninhabited Cíes Islands. Discover their variety, the waterfowls, the fantastic sandy beaches, the magnificent scenery and enjoy the special atmosphere on a sailing boat. You can also book this tour with a motor boat.

  • Tour / activity duration: ~ 8 hours
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Transfer: no, not included
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Full-day sailing trip from Vigo to Cíes island INFO

  • Full-day sailing trip from Vigo to Cíes island - per person122.-€

Full day motor boat trip from Vigo to Cíes island INFO

  • Full day motor boat trip from Vigo to Cíes island - per person80.-€
Sailing in dreamlike surroundings

Overview / General Information

Enjoy the magic of the Cíes Islands during this full-day sailing or motorboat trip from Vigo


Enjoy a varied full-day sailing trip from Vigo and sail to the divine Cíes Islands off the Galician coast in a small group. Swim at Rhodes Beach and discover the southern island of San Martiño. The full day excursion from Vigo is also possible by motorboat. The following applies to both options:

Overview

  • Duration: ~ 8 hours
  • Hours: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Days: daily
  • Months: possible all-year
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Pick-up not included
  • Starting points: Vigo

Included

  • Skipper, fuel, swim stop(s), passenger insurance, boat ride, final cleaning, toilet on board

Option 1: 8-hour sailing trip from Vigo to Cíes Islands

The full-day sailing trip from Vigo brings you to a very special place, a dreamlike archipelago in the Atlantic, the idyllic Cíes Islands. The three small islands are also called "Island of the Gods" because of their beauty. Because of their ecological value and biodiversity of its land- and water ecosystem, they are a nature reserve and part of the National Park of the Atlantic Islands of Galicia. Discover this splendid paradise off the Galician coast during a sailing trip from Vigo and enjoy beautiful and relaxing hours aboard a sailing boat in a small group.

The sailing trip from Vigo takes you through the estuary of the Ría de Vigo to the uninhabited Cíes Islands. The boat anchors at Playa de Rodas, a beautiful long sandy beach that connects the northern- and the central island. Now you have the opportunity to explore the Cíes Islands or just lay on the beach and relax. Afterwards you sail to the southern island of San Martiño, whose beach is only approached by private boats. Enjoy the fresh sea breeze and see breathtaking landscapes during this varied full-day sailing trip from Vigo.

Option 2: 8-hour boat trip from Vigo to Cíes Islands

The boat trip from Vigo takes us to a magical Atlantic archipelago. The two Cies Islands, also known as "the Islands of the Gods", are uninhabited islands which, due to their ecological, maritime and terrestrial wealth, are part of the Atlantic Islands National Park of Galicia. We start the trip to the Cíes Islands along the delta of the Vigo river and after a few nautical miles we reach the famous beach of Rhodes (one of the most beautiful in the world). If the weather permits, we will immerse ourselves in the world of the Atlantic Ocean, where we can swim or relax. Also you have the possibility to explore the island on one of the numerous walking trails. Our destination in the afternoon is the island of San Martiño, whose beach is only served by private boats.

Important information
  • Please bring white sailing shoes (black soles are not allowed on board)
  • A free cancellation is possible 30 days before the booked date. Cancellations made under 30 days will not be refunded.
  • The Vigo sailing trip takes place from 4 to max. 11 participants.
  • The menu on board (optional) has an additional cost of 22 euros per person. Please order at least 1 week in advance. Included: Empanada with Tuna, Cheese and Sausage Platters, Mussels in vinaigrette, mini-burgers, Tortilla, Galician sweet bread, fresh fruit / Drinks: Beer Soft drinks & water
  • Seasickness: If you tend to become seasick, we recommend tablets "Biodramina C", one hour before departure.

Please bring along:

Sailing shoes or shoes with bright, flat sole, swimwear, towel, sunglasses, sun blocker, spare clothes, long trousers / jacket, hat, waterproof camera, small travel pharmacy (just in case), drinks, snorkeling equipment, Catering

Detailed description

Discover the divine Cíes Islands during a full-day sailing or boat trip from Vigo

This sailing trip from Vigo will take you to the beautiful Cíes Islands - islands of the gods, as they are called as well. And not without reason, because the archipelago of three islands enchants with its impressive landscapes and its biodiversity. Since 2002, the Cíes Islands have been part of the National Park of the Atlantic Islands of Galicia. You sail in amazing surroundings - important colonies of waterfowl, dunes, white sandy beaches with turquoise blue water, steep cliffs and a multi-faceted underwater world. Let yourself be inspired by this sailing or motorboat trip from Vigo and spend relaxed and varied hours aboard of a sailing boat in a wonderful setting. Feel the wind in the sails. Let the fresh sea breeze blow around your nose and enjoy the sound of the sea.

The sailing and also the motorboat trip starts in Vigo. Together with the skipper, you will cross the estuary of the Ría de Vigo and sail to the Cíes Islands, which lie in the open sea. You will reach Playa de Rodas, a long white sandy beach that connects the northern island Monteaqudo and Do Faro, the central island. Spend relaxing hours on the beach or walk through the dunes, pass by pine forests and explore the diversity of the two small islands. During your sailing trip from Vigo your skipper will take you afterwards to the southern island of San Martiño, whose sandy beach is only approached by private boats. Watch birds or simply enjoy a magnificent panoramic view on the cliffs. This full-day sailing trip from Vigo will thrill you, because of the fastastic Cíes Islands. You will experience a special day at sea as well on land!

Conditions

Valid on the reserved day or for 12 months after date of purchase if no date has been selected. You will receive the tour operator's details with the purchased ticket. Attention: reservation is required! The reservation can be made through sunbonoo as part of the booking process or later by contacting the tour operator directly via phone or email.

Customer Reviews Enjoy the magic of the Cíes Islands during this full-day sailing or motorboat trip from Vigo

Aussie Mik wrote on Mar 13, 2018
Overall rating
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Best spanish tour

cies Islands are incredibly aaaawesomeee, it was like arriving in paradise. The whole tour was worth each dollar we paid. The crew was awesome, the mates we met on board, the customer service wo took care of us... everything was completely awesomeee

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