Gastronomy Festivals:

Catoira county provides many appealing folklore and ecological tourism offers.

The popular Viking Festival, which takes place the first Sunday of August at las Torres do Oeste. Performing a Danish drakkar reproduction it is a true simulation of a Norman landing, which has been declared of International Tourist Interest.

The week before the landing and by La Fortaleza do Oeste Catoria villagers do a theatrical performance settled in the Middle Ages.

You can find more information on these and other events at concello de catoira.

These are more gastronomy festivals you can enjoy while staying at our house:


Festival Location Date
Lamprea (lamprey) Pontecesures (Pontevedra) San Lázaro Eve
Empanada (pie) de Lamprea Padrón (A Coruña) Holy Saturday
Almeja (clam) Carril-Vilagarcía (Pontevedra) First Sunday of August
Pimiento (pepper) de Herbón Padrón (A Coruña) First Saturday of August
Vino (wine) Albariño Cambados (Pontevedra) First Sunday of August
Mejillón (mussel) Vilanova de Arousa (Pontevedra) First Sunday of August
Anguila (eel) Valga (Pontevedra) Last Sunday of September
Marisco (seafood) O'Grove (Pontevedra) Second week of October