O Porriño Tourism

O Porriño is a municipality in Galicia, Spain in the province of Pontevedra. It is an industrial town, in the metropolitan area of Vigo, of which it is an important economic dependency. One of its main industries is granite production. O Porriño's granite is worldwide known as Rosa Porriño (Pink Porriño), and is exported from the Port of Vigo mainly to Italy, Japan and China. From O Porriño came the architect Antonio Palacios, known for the use of granite in his work, such as the Telecommunications Palace in Madrid, the García Barbón Theater in Vigo, or the town hall of its home town among others. It is the home town of the Sporting Lisboa woman basketball team player Andrea Pérez Alonso. On 9 September 2016, a Portuguese train travelling from Vigo to Porto derailed near O Porriño railway station, killing the driver and at least three other people onboard.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about O Porriño, which is a city in Spain. O Porriño is located at a short trip away from Santiago De Compostela a major city in Spain. Santiago De Compostela, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Cathedral Of Santiago Of Compostela Or Catedral De Santiago De Compostela, Praza Da Quintana Or Quintana Square, Praza Das Praterias. Popular vacation packages of O Porriño are of 1-2 days.

O Porriño is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of O Porriño before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 26.79 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 23.21 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 21.43 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.19 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 23.21 (Low)
  • How safe is O Porriño for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in O Porriño.

    • Burglary and Theft 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.18 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 8.82 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 51.47 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 14.71 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 27.94 (Low)
    • Attacks 10.29 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 47.06 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.59 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 83.82 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 11.76 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 1.47 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.88 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of O Porriño is 190.52 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 79.35 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.17 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.29 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 17.75 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 57.74 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 77.78 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.33 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 70.45 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in O Porriño

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.4 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 89.34 USD

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