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Take the hike!

No need for a multi-hours hike, you can park your car along the road and walk down (signposted... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Adrian B
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Lovely Monastery set in Fragas del Eume!

One of the ways you can access Caaveiro Monastery is by parking at the visitor centre and taking a... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Bath, United Kingdom
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Lugar Monasterio de Caaveiro 1 | Paque Natural Fragas del Eume, 15010 Pontedeume, Spain
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

No need for a multi-hours hike, you can park your car along the road and walk down (signposted!) for 20 to 30 minutes. The monastry is nicely embedded in the forest and the premises are well looked after! There is a little shop with some...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

One of the ways you can access Caaveiro Monastery is by parking at the visitor centre and taking a small bus; but we knew that dogs were not allowed, so we drove to Fragas Del Eume via A Capela and found the signposted pathway close...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The monestry is great. You wil get there after a beautiful 8 km walk alongside riverside. If that's to far for you, wait for the bus - it's free! The man who rents the bikes will tell you his bikes are the only option besides...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

It will take you approx 45 mins low bike ride to the monastery from the parking. On foot it is an excellent 8+ klm stroll by the river. Careful if you decide to rent a bike because the guy renting them near the information center...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank likornios
Reviewed 12 April 2012

The Caaveiro Monastery is a restored building (former monastery) in the middle of the Fragas del Eume Natural Park. You can get there by car; however you will have to walk about 1km, as you will have to park on the other side of the...More

Date of experience: November 2011
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