Enjoy a boat trip on the Rias Baixas , we offer two different options, one that goes from O Grove and another from Combarro , each offering a different view , and both offer a free taste of steamed mussels and wine or soft drink, each travel with us is a party, may accompany us during our walk a family of dolphins found in our warm waters , it is not a guarantee , but if you are careful it is very possible to see them play and make great leaps with us.
In the port of Combarro, we also offer evening outings for groups, with a dinner of mussels , empanda gallega, seafood and rice, cake of santiago, ribeiro wine and soft drinks , shots and queimada, departing is over 21: 00h and the duration is two hours
( departure subject to minimum 10 persons)
Trip available the whole year
The trip stars In El Grove port. There is departures every hour, 7 days a week, Sunday and bank holidays included.
Once you are comfortably sit on board, the crew will explain how is the local old method to grow mussels, oysters and scallops underneath the bateas. You will be able to see the ropes below the batea, deep on the sea, from the boat glass window and floor. After that, the trip continues along the Ria de Arosa leaving on the right the famous La Toja bridge and approaching again to the bateas where the explanation of the mollusk growth keeps going.
Fresh mussel will be served by the crew along with local white wine and soft-drinks for free and you can buy some oysters or razor shell for a cheap price.
The boat will become then an exceptional vantage point for all the Ría de Arosa surrounded area like Cambados, Ribeira, Isla de Sálvora, the Isla de Arosa, San Vicente and of course La Toja Island. During the whole trip you will be always on the company of our dear Seagull and if lucky, with the funny dolphings.
We come back to port hoping of having left on the visitor an unforgettable memory of the trip
Departure time on July and August: 12:00- 13:30- 17:30- 19:00
From Combarro port the boat goes out direction to the bateas compound. Once you are confortalble sit on the boat terrace you con enjoy the landscate while listening to the introduction about the area and about the process of growing Oister, Muscles and Scallops. After that the trip continues within the Ría de Pontevedra visiting Tambo Island. During the summer in this area you can you might be able to see Dolphins that come to this waters to feed themselves.
During the trip, a tasting of steam Mussels, wine and soft-drinks will be served by the crew while you enjoy the amazing views of Ría de Pontevedra, Tambo Island, Marín and Combarro from the sea.