Monforte de Lemos

50 minutes from the hotel

Monforte de Lemos, capital of the Ribeira Sacra

Monforte de Lemos, located in the province of Lugo, is one of the most unique places in Galicia. In the surroundings of the town you will discover landscapes of indescribable beauty such as the Sil Canyons or the magical mountain range of O Caurel.


Fortified city with Romanesque monasteries and monuments

Among its monuments, the Monastery of San Vicente del Pino stands out, located on the hill that gives its name to the city and flanked by the remains of the old castle, of which the keep and walls are preserved. Also noteworthy are the old bridge over the river Cabe, usually known as the “Roman bridge” even though it is of medieval origin, and the Colegio de Nuestra Señora de la Antigua, which has an important artistic and cultural heritage.