Name of Excursion – Discover Lugo and its Roman Remains
See the historic settlement of Castro de Viladonga and the UNESCO-listed city of Lugo on a guided tour.
Explore the fascinating ruins and museum at Castro de Viladonga.
Travel back to Roman times as you explore the UNESCO-listed city walls of Lugo.
See the 340-foot Roman bridge over the Miño River and the Romanesque church St. Mary’s Cathedral.
For lunch, enjoy local cuisine complete with a wine pairing.
Available all year
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
Please dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Please note the tour is not offered on Sundays, Mondays, and during festivities.
After meeting your guide at the port, you’ll head to Castro de Viladonga, a fascinating archeological complex dating back to the 2nd and 4th centuries.
Our next stop is the UNESCO-listed city of Lugo, which is surrounded by 1.3 miles of remarkably well-preserved city walls built by the Romans. On a guided tour of this extraordinary city, you’ll also see the Roman bridge, admire St. Mary’s Cathedral, and enjoy a delicious local lunch.
Remarks/requirements: Please dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Please note the tour is not offered on Sundays, Mondays, and during festivities.
Included: Lunch with wine, water, and coffee.
Languages: English, French, Italian, German, Russian, and Spanish
Walking information: Physical activity on uneven surfaces and/or steep terrain. You may be expected to carry your own backpack and equipment. Not suitable for guests with limited mobility.