kayak Routes in Galicia
We have a great variety of routes prepared for you to enjoy your holidays in the Ria de Arousa.
We do not require much previous experience in sea kayaking as we adapt our paddling speed and routes to the level of our participants.
Wanting to have a good time, appreciating and enjoying the natural environment in which we are situated, is the most important to us.
These are the routes available from June to September.
Different routes for all levels, accompanied with experienced guides on handmade fibreglass kayaks.
What to bring:
Comfortable clothes for kayaking
flipflops or shoes that can get wet
Camino de Santiago by kayak
Duration: 6 days & 5 nights
The Camino de Santiago by kayak, is a
pilgrimage that follows the Way of St.James by Sea (Ruta Traslatio) in the Arousa estuary and the Ulla river.
With a total of 77 km by kayak and 25 km by foot, we follow the stone crossroads that lead us all the way to the celebrated Santiago de Compostella.
Not only one of the most beautifull sea kayak routes in Spain, it also offers an autentic experience of the sea culture and its world famous seafood cuisine of the area.
It will leave you enchanted!
circular route of the peninsula of O Grove
Duration: 2 days & 2 nights
A perfect way to get to know the peninsula of O Grove and its islands.
We have prepared a spectacular route covering its 45 beaches. Some streched out over kilometers and others hidden away that can only be reached by kayak.
We visit islands, landmarks and experience the sea culture surrounded by this area.
This adventure is a paradise for all of your senses, and if you like nature, beauty, food and good company, this one is for you!
Open air sea museum
Duration: 2 hours
Our most familiar and popular route for a first time sea kayaking experience.
Starting at our base in Area Grande, we paddle up the estuary, sailing through the mussel farms (bateas) until Punta Moreira and Porto Meloxo, where we visit the first aquarium and sea museum of Galicia.
The surroundings and its magnificent views is why this is one of our favourite routes!
Duration: 3 hours
This is a great opportunity to discover some of the peninsulas of O Grove most untouched and beautiful areas.
From our base in Area Grande, we sail towards the ocean. At the mouth of the estuary we find striking big rock formations scattered around prestige beaches, also known as Con Negro.
On our way we paddle through mussel farms (bateas) and with some luck, accompanied by dolphins.
On our arrival, we enjoy a snack and a nice stroll to the military base where we can see some canons and a picturesque view of the Salvora National Park.
A perfect outing!
Isla de A toxa
Duration: 3 hours
The island of O Toxa, famous for its spas and medicinal water.
A golf course, forrest and panoramic views of the surrounding area can be seen.
A circular route, perfect for the whole family that gives you the opportunity to discover its magic and beauty from a kayak.
A snack break on its sister island, ''A Toxa pequeña'' before returning to our starting point in Covadelo Beach.
A beautifull paddle!
Duration: 1/2 day
The Areoso Islet by kayak is an experience hard to compare.
360º of white sand beaches surrounded by turquoise water, snorkelling and delicious food is what we have planned for you.
We depart from Arousa Island and paddle across to the islet. If weather and time permits, we also visit its sister islet, Pedregoso.
Lunch and snorkelling gear is included.
A treat for all level and ages!
a family adventure
Duration: 2 days & 2 nights
A spectacular and entertaining family weekend enjoyed in some of the best areas of the peninsula of Grove.
This route is designed for both parents and minors to enjoy a exceptional
We include all kayaking gear, tents, mattresses, kayak initiation, games on the beach, treasure hunts and sundowners!
Did I mention the mouth-watering gastronomy??!
A perfect treat for the whole family!
lanzada Beach & Sanctuary route
Duration: 3 hours
Spectacular kayaking this area with its dramatic cliffs and sandy beaches.
Starting from the beach, Area Gordas, we paddle south and stop at Montalbo beach for a snack break.
From there we continue until we reach the Lanzada Sanctuary (Ermita de la Lanzada)
There, we will visit the Sanctuary by foot and enjoy its picturesque views.
4 island circular route
Duration: 1 day
A whole day uncovering the spectacular
Island of Arousa.
We will paddle to the National Park of Carreirón, Area de Secada (and its surroundings), the Lighthouse and its
3 neighbouring islands; Areoso Pedregoso and Rua.
The route will be complimented with some of the areas best chiringuitos (beach bars) where we will enjoy delicious cuisine and some beautiful walks.
A must for all island lovers!
We abandon the coastline and move towards the interior of Galicia to discover some of its most beautiful rivers, by kayak.
These routes are scheduled for Autumn and Spring.
Cañon del sil (Ribeira Sacra)
Duration: 3 day
The Sil Canyon is, undoubtedly, one of the Ribeira Sacra’s most picturesque attractions.
This deep gorge, formed of rocks, water and winding bends, is sure to make an impression on anyone who see it.
Its vertical slopes carry a lot of history and today, a top-quality wine community.
Paddling through these canyon in autumn gives you an unique perspective and to enhance it,
accompanied with hiking, wine tasting, music and delicious food.
It is the perfect weekend away!
Cañon del Miño (Ribeira Sacra)
Duration: 2 day
Discover the incredible River Miño, in the picturesque Ribeira Sacra.
A weekend spent paddling along indigenous forest, vineyards, a 40meter long waterfall and garnished with scenic islands along the river.
Wine tasting and spending the evenings in Galicias first Casa Rural (Rural house), Torre de Vilariño will give you an authentic experience of this area.
One of Galicias best kept secrets!!!
This route is for all levels and very family friendly!!!
Miño River Delta
Duration: whole day
The rio Miño, the longest river in Galicia.
It starts in the north of Lugo and reaches a length of 340 km until it opens out into the Atlantic.
We set of at A Guarda, paddling the last section of this extensive river to its mouth, where it forms a delta and also, the border with Portugal.
A whole day to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and views of its protected natural areas, Monte Santa Tecla and experience the energy of the river that will charm you!