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Weather in Galicia. Actual conditions and forecast

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Map of wind conditions for Galicia area

Map of Galicia temperature forecast

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Rain forecast for Galicia area

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Climate in Spain and weather forecast - best seasons for visit

If the purpose of the holiday is to get acquainted with historical and architectural monuments, it is best to go on tour in autumn, spring or early summer, when there is a moderate temperature, and you can comfortably spend time outdoors. The historical sights of Madrid, Leon, Catalonia, Andalusia, San Sebastian and other ancient cities are also open to tourists all year round. Every year in Spain, many different carnivals, festivals and costume parties are held and a visit to one of such events will afford you the opportunity of not only having a great time, but also getting acquainted with the originality of this nationality and their traditions. Many people go to Spain for the New Year holidays. The period of carnivals starts from February and lasts until the end of March. The most massive marches are held in Tarragona, Cadiz and in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. For shopping, it is necessary to go between mid-January and the end of July. It is at this time in Spain, that the season of sales starts. The ski season in the country does not last long. At the end of December, the snow on the mountain tops is not yet stable. It is therefore better to go from the middle of January because by the end of March, due to a sharp warming, the snow slopes become unsuitable and the season ends. … Open

Atmosphere of Spain: religion and languages

Castilian is spoken by more than 40 million people and is considered the official language. This language derives its name from the place of its formation; the kingdom of Castile. The official language is widespread majorly in the north and in the center of Spain. Also, there are quite a few different dialects of this language, for example; Murcian, Churro, and Riokh. It is the Castilian language that is employed in all official events; in issuing laws, and teaching in Schools and Institutions of higher education. The second official language is recognized as a minority, which is considered the language of national minorities. However, such a local dialect prevails exclusively in everyday life. All the same, Castilian is used in official documents. … Open

Sights of Galicia - photogallery

Galicia guide chapters

Advices for travellers

4. It’s reasonable to travel between towns by comfortable Arriva buses. They connect all settlements of the region and can deliver passengers to other parts of the country. The fare depends on the distance traveled and always remains at a reasonable level. 5. Tourist buses cruise along the territory of all major cities; it’s better to specify the timetable in advance. Typically, the cost of the tour is … Open

Best beaches

Playa de Carnota is probably the biggest in the whole region, its length is more than eight kilometers. It's an excellent choice for secluded relaxation and family rest. Most of the tourists prefer the picturesque area near Majseras village. Barr is the one of the few nude beaches in Gailicia. This area meets highest ecological standards with its crystal-clear sea; rich pine forests and sand dunes can be seen next to … Open

Travel guide to Galicia

In the submontane area in Galicia, there are a lot of round-the-clock hotels. In summer, they attract fans of hiking tourism. The northern coast of the region is very popular with fans of the health tourism. There are vast eucalyptus groves near the beaches, so the air at the coast is rich with essential oils and rare minerals. The usual beach recreation in this unique place may become a really effective treatment … Open

Traditions and mentality of Galicia

The festival lasts for 9 days; guests are offered to diversify a rich gastronomic program with interesting folklore events. During the holiday, amazing concerts of folk music and dance performances are arranged. There are also exhibitions and competitions, in which absolutely everyone can participate. It’s worth noting that all prizes for contests and competitions consist exclusively of seafood, so the winner … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Guests of the region would have an opportunity to diversify their meal with excellent meats. Moreover, Galicia produces gorgeous cheeses and vegetables. Hearty empanadas pies with various fillings, grilled lacon con grelos with fresh vegetable salad and delicious filloas pancakes - these are only a few national dishes, which are definitely worth a try. Local wines can be a great complement for food; Albariño is … Open

Attractions and active leisure

La Coruna has a gorgeous shoe store Huellas, where you can buy a great pair of stylish shoes paying only 5-10 euros. Romantic gifts can be found at Brujerias store; among those represented there are many unique souvenirs and very beautiful things. It’s better to go to the Merca store to buy commemorative T-shirts, mugs and greeting cards. Shopping is an integral part of holidays. You could find interesting … Open

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