Activities near Casa de Carmen
Next to Casa de Carmen, there are some tourist centres where you can practice among other sports: canoeing, archery, climbing, paintball, diving, cicling, jumping, practical flight (microlights, parachuting), quad biking, horse riding.
Also there are sailing schools where you can attend nautical courses or windsurfing classes.
Links of interest on Costa da Morte
|Boat trip on the Corcubión Estuary
|The way of Lighthouses
In this town there is the Xallas´cascade, 40 meters high. It is the only European river which flows directly to the sea as cascade. During the summer weekends and some public holidays it is possible to watch that marvellous spectacle because the reservoir opens its floodgates. It is also possible to visit the sightseeing from which you can admire the beautiful Monte Pindo or the Xallas´ mouth.
Hike to A Moa, the highest point in Pindo Hill. It takes 5 hours approximately. Pindo is one of the most interesting places in Galicia with their legends, sacrifices, fortress. We could admire rare shapes of the rocks which easily transform into animals, warriors or monsters.
Important town because of its history, historical monuments and town council of great touristic interest. Its old quarter and the layout are the best preserved in the Costa da Morte (Death Coast). On the second fortnight of July, one of the most important Medieval Fairs of A Coruña region takes place there.
12 Km. far from Casa de Carmen. The end of the world with the beatiful Mar de Fora, Rostro and Langosteira beaches.
The longest one in Galicia and one of the best beaches in the world. It is 25 kms away from the house.