Why Travel to Ortigueira?
Ortigueria is a municipality in the region of Galicia in the province of A Coruña belonging to the Rias Altas coastal area. This town is an ideal destination to spend your holidays with family, friends or your couple. Amazing beaches, its Celtic legacy, and beautiful natural scenery will offer you a unique experience in Galicia. Let's not forget about its varied gastronomy like meats, cheeses, and excellent Galician wines; as well as exquisite dishes such as Mariscada (seafood platter), Cocido Galego (Galician Stew), Caldeirada de Pescado (fish stew), Churrasco Gallego (Galician Style Barbecue Ribs), amongst other mouth-watering delicacies.
Celtic World International Festival: The Festival of Ortigueira
Known worldwide for its famous Ortigueira Festival
, this festival with 40 years of tradition
takes place every summer on the second weekend of July and is capable of attracting millions of people
from all over the world who want to enjoy Celtic music
in all its splendor. High-level artists and musical groups perform spectacular concerts in the port some examples can be Carlos Nuñez
, The Chieftains
, Red Hot Chilli Pipers
, and Tanxugueiras
. This festival is so important in Galicia that it was declared in 2005 - Festival of international tourist interest
Our food experts
have chosen the best tour operators
offering tours with food, wine, and walking holidays
in Ortigueira. You can check our full list of top food tours to Ortigueira and top boutique hotels
in the sections of the travel to Ortigueira destination guide.
5,485 inhabitants (2021)