"Galicia's largest town" Top 5 Page for this destination Vigo by nhcram

Vigo Travel Guide: 80 reviews and 212 photos

Busy city with character.

Vigo is Galicia's most populated city, with the most important port. The historic quarter is very charming and well preserved.
The views form the park at the top of the hill (Parque Do Castro) are amazing. You can see for miles. If you get a chance go into the park It is so pretty and has lots of statues too.

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  • Pros:Lively and full of character.
  • Last visit to Vigo: Sep 2005
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • starship's Profile Photo
    Aug 18, 2014 at 7:46 AM

    What a charming place --- you seem to find them all! You great photos show just how beautiful the views are!

  • travelgourmet's Profile Photo
    Mar 9, 2008 at 4:16 PM

    Nathalie, one of my favorite things in Vigo was the straw basket street that wound down to the port. Loved oysters and Paella in a restaurant at the port.

  • yumyum's Profile Photo
    Oct 28, 2007 at 11:17 AM

    You wouldn't catch me dead eating oysters or anything else than fish for that matter! Lovely city, hope to see more of Spain one day.

  • bijo69's Profile Photo
    Aug 7, 2007 at 2:06 PM

    Might visit Vigo in the nearesrt future! Seems to be full of sculptures :)

  • Toyin's Profile Photo
    Sep 12, 2006 at 12:27 AM

    Would be going to Madrid and Vigo this weekend, I saw you had a good time here. Any further advise?

  • victorwkf's Profile Photo
    Jul 5, 2006 at 9:23 AM

    Good tips and photos of Vigo, nice port city :)

  • alucas's Profile Photo
    Apr 16, 2006 at 6:27 AM

    Looks like you found another interesting place. I'll come back later to see more (hopefully !)

  • chrishc's Profile Photo
    Apr 14, 2006 at 10:40 AM

    Silvino's statue is an oxymoron, isn't it?


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