(For other uses, see Pontevedra (disambiguation).)(Not to be confused with Pontedera.)
Pontevedra (Galician: [ˌponteˈβɛ.ðɾa], Spanish: [ponteˈβeðɾa]) is a Spanish city in the north-west of the Iberian Peninsula. It is the capital of both the Comarca (County) and Province of Pontevedra, and of the Rias Baixas in Galicia. It is also the capital of its own municipality which is, in fact, often considered as an extension of the actual city. Pontevedra is the provincial district court seat. Pontevedra has transformed into one of the most accessible cities and has been awarded for its urban quality international prizes like the European prize, "Intermodes" in Brussels in 2013, the "ONU-Habitat" prize in Dubai in 2014 and the "Excellence Prize" of the Center for Active Design in New York City in 2015. Wikipedia
This is a comprehensive travel guide for Pontevedra in Spain. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Pontevedra like a local. The nearest major city to Pontevedra is Santiago De Compostela. Take a short trip from Pontevedra and set some time aside to explore the Santiago De Compostela. Dotted with places like Cathedral Of Santiago Of Compostela Or Catedral De Santiago De Compostela, Praza Da Quintana Or Quintana Square, Praza Das Praterias; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Pontevedra, you'll have to take a flight to Santiago De Compostela; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Pontevedra are of 1 to 2 days duration.
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