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Playa Vao, Vigo
(4.7/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Nestled into the Galician coastline near the town of Vigo, Playa Vao is one of the area’s finest beaches. Wander along the more than 650 m (2,132 ft) of extremely fine granite sand, or take a dip in the Atlantic. Bring a picnic to enjoy among the many dunes and clusters of plants along the shore, or relax at one of the nearby bars. Parking is available near the beach and the area is connected with a wooden boardwalk, making for easy travel by foot. Use our Vigo itinerary planner to add Playa Vao and other attractions to your Vigo vacation plans.
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  • Very familiar and to joveness beach. White sand. The only but without its cold waters, although it is the logical thing in the area. It eats well in the surrounding area.
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  • Beautiful beach facing the island of Toralla, broad, with white sand, clear water. Beautiful in winter when it's not crowded.
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  • We have taken a very rich seafood dinner at fantastic prices. Take crab, barnacles and clams delicious.
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  • Ótima praia no verão!
  • Beach of fine white sand. Abundant parking near, enabled access to trolleys, chairs... Spacious bathroom and Sandy. The beach cleaner in the area and few rocks. Stunning views of the ria de Vigo, Cíes Islands and Cangas has showers and toilets. Cafes nearby.
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  • The beaches near the town of my favorites. Services, child, Green Park and arena. Nudist beach on the side which is always great if you forget the bikini or if you want to have no marks. Great arenal and clean, without algae and crystal clear waters.
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  • Of the most beautiful beaches of Vigo. White Sands, crystal clear waters and a well integrated environment. The best alternative to Samil saturation, but also with a high degree occupation
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