With its well looked after and international award winning urban centre, Pontevedra is strategically located in the heart of the Rias Baixas in Galicia. It has just over 80,000 inhabitants and has opted for quality of life through the pedestrianisation of the majority of its historic centre, which makes it a very interesting option as a venue for meetings and events.
Pontevedra has two large modern style congress sites, adapted to be able to hold all sorts of meetings; but also with other venues in historic buildings that ensure a wide variety of options when deciding on the city as a destination for meetings. Its important hotel network with unique establishments in the historic centre itself, is complemented with a wide gastronomic offer known throughout Galicia for its variety and excellence.
Its options also extend to the entire region, as it is located a few minutes from the main towns and coastal cities of the Rias Baixas. A few minutes from Vigo Airport and communicated by motorway with the Galician Atlantic Corridor, it is very easy to travel in all directions from Pontevedra.
After finishing their daily work, attendees will be able to discover and enjoy a comfortable, safe city; with a great social, cultural and business life; with countless streets and alleys to stroll around and get lost in while enjoying the good wines of the D.O. Rias Baixas.
Distance to airports:
- Vigo Peinador airport (Vigo): 30 km. / 30min.
- Lavacolla airport (Santiago de Compostela): 75 km. / 55 min.
- Alvedro airport (A Coruña): 128 km. / 90 min.