PCO-Day 12: Redondela to Pontevedra-19.5km

On Day 12: Redondela to Pontevedra when reaching Arcade, you will see the oyster beds of what are considered the best oysters in Galicia.

Today you will cross the beautiful Ponte Medieval de Pontesampaio (bridge). Imagine how it was when the great defeat (19th century) of Napoleon’s army took place.


Pontevedra is known for its well-preserved old town. Enjoy magnificent views over the Atlantic Ocean from the Basilica Santa Maria la Mayor (12th century). also visit Ruínas de San Domingos the remains of a 14th-century convent.