Ortegal,
to your taste

Discover the reasons to travel to Ortegal

Impressive cliffs, inhospitable panoramic views, villages with personality and nature in its purest form: Ortegal is a natural treasure to be discovered in any season.

The reasons to visit Ortegal are numerous. To wander about this area is a feeling, rather than a journey.

Be inspired

What better way to connect with nature, heritage and local history than to slowly enjoy each nook, being very aware of the landscape and its sounds. You will discover the flora and fauna of native oak forests, fishing villages, sand beaches, lighthouses and viewpoints located at the most western point in the Iberian peninsula, or the highest cliffs in continental Europe

Essential

Numerous filming crews localise their film productions to Ortegal. You will be able to disconnect from stress in the Ortegan coastline on its beaches or in maginal spots. Cape Ortegal, the village of Saint André de Teixido, Loiba cliffs and the village of O Barqueiro are essential spots in your visit.

Experiences

Discover the different routes on foot along the coastline or through the woods through our local companies, let them disclose the best waves to surf, go on a kayak route or sailing a sailboat, let yourself be led on a horse riding route in full nature

Get active in ortegal!

Restaurants

Ortegal has a gastronomy based on inshore fishing and shellfish gathering, which make raw materials used in the elaboration of typical recipes fresher.  Barnacles, clawed lobsters, velvet crabs, cockles, hake, monkfish, sardines or bonito tuna are the stars in this area.

Accommodation

If you need relax, disconnection or contact with nature, in Ortegal you will fing from wonderful hotels looking at the coastline, to small hotels with charm or rural homes located in the heart of nature or equestrian farms.

Discover lodging establishments in Ortegal.