Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Spain  /  Galicia  /  Province of Pontevedra  /  Pontevedra  /  Historic Sites  /  Iglesia de la Virgen Peregrina

Iglesia de la Virgen Peregrina, Pontevedra

4.6
#1 of 8 in Historic Sites in Pontevedra
Religious Site Tourist Spot
Iglesia de la Virgen Peregrina is a stone church with beautiful architecture, built in 1778 in honor of the patron saint of Pontevedra. A drinking fountain stands in front of the church, with stairs on either side leading to the entrance. Head inside to the circular rooms and check out the antique decorations. The highlight of this attraction is the statue of the Virgin. At night, the site is illuminated with blue lighting. Add Iglesia de la Virgen Peregrina to your Pontevedra travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Pontevedra itinerary maker.
map
Create an itinerary including Iglesia de la Virgen Peregrina
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
411 reviews
  • Small circular church or cathedral but very beautiful Don't forget to climb the stairs for the inside view.  more »
  • Pilgrims need to go here to have their credentials stamped. It is a small church specifically for pilgrims on the way to Santiago de Compostela.  more »
  • The Iglesias de la Virgen Peregrina is a lovely small church on one of the paths to Santiago. Definitely worth a stop if you are in the area.  more »

Plan your trip to Pontevedra

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Pontevedra

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Plans in Pontevedra by other users

15 days in Galicia BY A USER FROM ITALY August, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 20 days in Galicia BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 24 days in Spain & Covilha BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL September, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 24 days in Spain & Covilha BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL September, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Pontevedra, Vigo & Madrid BY A USER FROM PANAMA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Galicia BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Pontevedra BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL August, teens, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Galicia BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Galicia BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, culture, outdoors, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Galicia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL August, teens, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Province of Pontevedra BY A USER FROM SPAIN July, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Galicia BY A USER FROM CANADA August, teens, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans