Samil Beach

Great Outdoors

Perfect for families, Samil Beach is the largest and most popular beach in Vigo. Lively all year round, there's added pools, basketball courts, a skating rink and, of course, lots of seaside restaurants.

During the summer, many contests, discos and events are hosted here for all ages. Meanwhile, the mild winters still provide plenty of sun for a swim in its clear, blue water.

Places to visit nearby

Vigo in Galicia is a fascinating port city with a vibrant maritime history, elegant architecture and incredible cuisine among many other delights.

Santiago de Compostela in Galicia is the destination of the famous pilgrimage route, the Camino de Santiago, and a remarkable place of historic and religious importance.

Ourense in Galicia is the home of glorious hot springs, once beloved by the Romans, and a dynamic natural landscape of steep hills, rushing rivers and dramatic canyons. 

Nearby attractions

The Vigo Museum of Contemporary Art, or Museo MARCO, aims to promote contemporary cultural movements and ideas through its diverse, modern artworks.

Named the 'islands of the gods' by the Romans for their natural beauty, the Cíes Islands are an archipelago off the coast of Pontevedra in Galicia, in the mouth of the Ria de Vigo...

A visit to Santiago de Compostela cathedral is unmissable in order to admire the stunning architecture and to travel below the cathedral to the underground cemetery containing St James' tomb amongst other Roman, Swabian and...