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 unspeakable beauty such as the Canyons of Sil or the magical mountain range of O Caurel.


Fortified city with monasteries and Romanesque monuments

Among its monuments, the Monastery of San Vicente del Pino stands out, located on the mountain that gives its name to the city and flanked by the remains of the old castle, of which the homage tower and walls are still preserved. Also noteworthy are the old bridge over the Cabe River, 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.