Top things to do

Top Choice Beach in O Grove

Praia A Lanzada

Dune-backed Praia A Lanzada sweeps a spectacular 2.3km along the west side of the low-lying isthmus leading to O Grove. It's Galicia's most splendid stretch of sand, and enticingly natural, but not exactly deserted,…
Island in O Grove

Illa de Sálvora

This interesting small island, part of the Parque Nacional de las Islas Atlánticas de Galicia, has a mainly rocky coast, a lighthouse, an abandoned village and an old fish-salting-plant-cum-mansion. Four-hour trips …
Market in O Grove

Lonja

You can watch the auction of the local fishing fleet's catch here on weekday afternoons – mariscos (shellfish, octopus, squid, etc) from 4 to 5pm and pescados (fish) from 5 to 6pm. The auction is conducted by the un…
Island in O Grove

Illa A Toxa

Approaching O Grove town, you can cross the bridge for a look around Illa A Toxa (Castilian: Isla La Toja), a manicured island with a golf course, thermal springs, expensive holiday homes, a trio of upmarket hotels …
Seafood in O Grove

Beiramar

Among the slew of eateries facing the seafront, the Beiramar is a superior option with its big white tablecloths and classy but contemporary feel. It specialises in quality fish and seafood but also does good Galici…
Spanish in O Grove

El Rincón de Norat

This popular tapas/wine bar and restaurant in the Norat Marina Hotel & Spa building serves some tasty and nicely presented dishes, naturally with an emphasis on seafood, and often has live music in the evenings.
Food & Drink in O Grove

Festa do Marisco

In early or mid-October O Grove stages the 10-day Festa do Marisco seafood festival, with regattas, concerts and other diversions, as well as the consumption of a huge amount of shellfish and albariño wine.
Galician in O Grove

La Cantina

The restaurant at Hotel Samar has direct access from the north end of Praia A Lanzada and serves a selection of typical Galician fish, seafood and meat dishes.
Aquarium in O Grove

Acuario de O Grove

About 100 mostly Galician marine and freshwater species are showcased in this small aquarium at Punta Moreiras.