Mina de San Finx
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1. Mining museum of San Finx

The representation of a mining town with museum spaces and a great respect for personal history have created an unique place in Galicia that will allow you to travel in time throughout the mining history, discovering all its fluctuations, its contrasts and its crisis; and always bearing in mind the common efforts made to obtain this valuable mineral from the depths of the ground. Without the slightest doubt this is one of the best examples of industrial tourism in Galicia.

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Carballeira de San Lorenzo
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2. San Lourenzo and O Confurco

In this beautiful scenario we can enjoy an inanimate theatre competition. Trees and rocks rival in order to obtain the most surprising shapes. Cork oaks twisting endlessly until they reach unimaginable shapes, being worthy of a film by Tim Burton, whereas the huge granitic rocks, which seem to have been placed on the surface of the ground by a gigantic being, acquire capricious shapes which can easily recall all types of animals.

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Conjunto Histórico de Muros
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3. Muros municipality of tourist interest

This area represents one of the best examples of a seaside town that we can find in Spain. A town that is displayed as a balcony over the sea, which is the real reason for its existence. As the years and centuries pass, the relationship between Muros and the sea has suffered variations, but remains just as strong. This is reflected in a peculiar architecture that takes us from the great buildings built during periods of greater economic prosperity to the unparalleled local colour of the marine houses.

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Monte Louro
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4. Mount Louro

We are now in a legendary space: a mountain, a beach, and a lagoon, forming one of the most magical images in Galicia. A huge mass, with a double summit penetrates the sea like a sentinel; after that, a lagoon shelters migratory animals and a curious local flora; the landscape, one of the best ones in the Galician lands is completed by a beach, almost a narrow isthmus, with extremely fine sand. The variable sunlight makes the rest: mount Louro has been a refuge for the human imagination for millennia.

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Conjunto Histórico de Noia
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5. Noia's artistic-historical site

In order to travel to the past, there is nothing better than wandering around the squares and streets of the historical town of Noia. Everywhere you go, you can find the harmony of the well-preserved Medieval buildings: churches, narrow streets or arcades. They will make you understand why the Medieval Fair of Noia is so successful in this area: there is no better setting.

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Museo de Lápidas Gremiales
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6. Guild Tombstone Museum of Noia

In the grounds of the deconsecrated church of Santa Maria A Nova de Nos, you can find the most peculiar museum we’ve ever seen. The Noia Museum of guild tombstones (“laudas gremiais”) shows us numerous examples of this funerary art, among them the tombstones that collected in pictorial form the profession of the deceased. The beauty of this place makes its indispensable to visit.

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Castro de Baroña
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7. Castro de Baroña

We will have to suspect that our ancestors always had a remarkable attraction for landscapes, otherwise we would not understand why they chose such beautiful locations to build their villages. Castro de Baroña is not an exception, but exactly the opposite. The spectacular location of this fort, on an elevated peninsula beside a wide sandy area, makes it an inimitable place full of beauty and magic.

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Playa de Porto do Son
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8. Natural Beaches

Porto do Son appears as a favourite in the competition of Galician Council with highest number of beaches. It is without a doubt the Galician Council located more to the North which can focus its summer tourism in the sand. As it could be expected, from quantity comes quality, and in Porto do Son you will find exactly the kind of beach that answers your wishes. Enjoy them!

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sancosmeiros
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9. Sancosmeiros

The straw hats known as sancosmeiros (made in the parish of Santo Ourente) are the most remarkable section of local crafts. With this technique, derived from that used by women to braid her hair, are manufactured baskets, bags and many more objects.

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Ponte Nafonso
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10. Nafonso Bridge

There are human constructions that can compete in harmony with the best works of nature. The  Nafonso Bridge could be a perfect example. It has a great practical sense in addition to its timeless beauty. But nature can never be disregarded. In this case, this great medieval bridge is nestled in a setting of great natural value, which increases its attractiveness and encourages us to explore it gently.

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