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Playa del Vao

Illa de Toralla, Vigo, Spain
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Great clean beech with a beautiful sunset

Great beach, beautiful sand and an incredible sunset. The water is cold but that's the case for all... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2016
via mobile
Wonderful day at Praia do Vao!

As natives to Vigo as we are, we enjoy coming to this marvellous beach, which is only 4 miles from... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2016
Ernesto R
Vigo, Spain
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29 Jul 2016
“Great clean beech with a beautiful sunset”
29 Jul 2016
“Wonderful day at Praia do Vao!”
Illa de Toralla, Vigo, Spain
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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Great beach, beautiful sand and an incredible sunset. The water is cold but that's the case for all beaches in the northwest.

Thank TheDonAndreas
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

As natives to Vigo as we are, we enjoy coming to this marvellous beach, which is only 4 miles from the city centre and also reachable by bus (1.32€ / one way ticket; all day until 23.00h). You can lie under the sun or get...More

2  Thank Ernesto R
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderful beach could not fault it! Easy to get to by bus that runs often. Very quiet and peaceful during early morning/lunchtime. Tends to get busier from 3pm onwards.

Thank Emily_505D
Reviewed 11 December 2015

O Vao’s extremely fine sand makes it one of the most spectacular beaches in Vigo, both in winter and summer. The seafront allows you to walk along the beach; very popular wor sea sports as windsurf and saling. O Vao is linked to Toralla, a...More

1  Thank SOLIBOZ
Reviewed 9 September 2015

this beach is one of my fav. super fine white sand and a bit wilder than others as dunes being recuperated.great for shell hunting. 2 restaurants behind big parking lot/chapel with menu del dia etc. summer offers cafe in parking and restrooms as well as...More

3  Thank Seramusafirah
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Good for families. Wide and open. Difficult to park. Very nice views to the "ria" and Toralla island. Also some of Cies islands.

Thank rodri
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Nice beach, fine white sand, cold water, normally with a lot of young people. The parking is normally full during summer but special buses are used to transport the people from the center of Vigo.

1  Thank RRRspain
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Very good urban beach! Nice and clean sand, not too many people at least in late september. Good parking spaces.

1  Thank ineswr
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Great natural beach, nearby places to have a coffee, tapas. Parking a bit difficult on good days. Good for children, because the waves are small.

3  Thank Mark v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Is this beach close to the cruise ship ports?
16 March 2015|
Response from Mark v | Reviewed this property |
Not walking distance, you could get there quickly by taxi though. Not sure if there are direct buses.