SIL CANYON CATAMARANS
The route begins at the more steep part of Sil Canyon. At this point some of the most sloping vineyard from the Ribeira Sacra Certificate of Origin can be seen. Approximately one hour and a have trip where the passengers will be able to delight with the magnificent of the canyon and its peculiarities. All this accompanied with a guide who will explain the most important information.
One of the surprises in this route is the visit to Santa Cristina monastery (Parada de Sil) hidden in the forest. After that point, the boat will return to the departure place, the pier of Santo Estevo de Rivas de Sil (Nogueira de Ramuín).
This company also offer the possibility of making the route in just one direction, ending so in Abeleda (A Teixeira) and allowing to the traveller to enjoy the views of Amandi vineyards (Subzone of Ribeira Sacra Certificate of Origin)
Boarding: Santo Estevo Pier, Nogueria de Ramuín (Ourense) and Abeleda Pier, A Teixeira (Ourense)
Itinerary: Santo Estevo – Santo Estevo; Santo Estevo – Abeleda; Abeleda – Santo Estevo
Time estimation: 1hour 30 minutes
Few kilometres away from the pier you can visit the monasteries of Santo Estevo de Ribas de Sil (Nogueira de Ramuín) and San Pedro de Rocas (Esgos).
If we continue the way to Parada de Sil, we will be able to visit one of the jewels of Romanesque of Ribeira Sacra, the monastery of Santa Cristina de Ribas de Sil. There are many lookouts that you can find in this way.