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The best sunset a saw i n a long time With some nice company we saw the sun go down and it looked... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Vic2nv
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See how far the Celts migrated

This ancient village gives one a sense of how these people lived. High up a mountain presumably for... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The best sunset a saw i n a long time With some nice company we saw the sun go down and it looked like a scene from a movie i do recommend anyone that goes their to go and see it.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

This ancient village gives one a sense of how these people lived. High up a mountain presumably for defense. A must see and worth any detour.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

They have there a couple of very well preseved examples os castros. Congrats for this! A Guarda as a very good idea of culture protection.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Castro de Santa Trega in A Guarda Spain was a most wonderful find, a whole hillside of Archealogical ruins which you could explore at will at no charge. Parking was wherever you could find it no particular designated parking area. The village ruins span the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

On a clear day this walk is a must. It took us less than an hour to walk to the top along the road for incredible views up and down the coast. Near the top you also have the Celtic ruins which have been partially...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

A great place to visit, especially if you walk from A Guarda. However, was difficult to understand, as signs were all in Gallego.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This popped up as "things to do" in Galicia. Staying in Santiago and we were in two minds about the long drive the day before we go home. It has been by far the highlight of the trip. The incredibly well preserved stone round houses...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank TheOtherPhilip
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We were taken here by friends. I never knew this even existed....the clear outlines of the houses give a wonderful perspective on how these ancient peoples lived. There is a reproduction of one of the dwellings which was very informative. The Castro is located on...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank 949sharonl
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Going there by car is fast from the city. the roads are good and the view is amazing. the castros are well preserved and documented, it is a must do. if you never went there, go, you will love it.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank nunottx
Reviewed 27 November 2015

The castro on monte santa tegra consists of mostly circular low-slung foundations and a defensive wall that once was an Iron Age village. The castro is high on a mountain side overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and the mouth of the Mino river. Galicia has perhaps...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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