Carnival in Ribeira Sacra: Entroido Ribeirao and Oso de Salcedo

Just a few days ago, the celebration of the Entroido (Carnival) in Ribeira Sacra began. Jokes and pranks all day during the Domingo Lambedoiro (each day of Carnival has a different name in Galician), in the small village of Santiago de Arriba (Chantada).

Together with other traditional carnivals of Galicia, we could see something unusual: the...

Ribeira Sacra viewpoints: Cabezoás

The Cabezoás Viewpoint is one of the most photographed viewpoints in Ribeira Sacra and, also, one of the highest in the Sil Canyon. It is located in the municipality of Parada de Sil.

The way to arrive to this viewpoint seems really taken  out of a fairy tale. From Luintra (Nogueira de Ramuín)...

New regular half-day excursions: Minitours to Ribeira Sacra

We have news! we expand the product portfolio in Verdant Experiences. The Minitours, our new regular half-day excursions to Ribeira Sacra, start operating from November 10.

From Verdant Experiences we are aware that with the arrival of autumn, long holiday periods are almost over so instead it is time to do weekend getaways (yes, we cannot stop satisfying your traveling...

Ribeira Sacra viewpoints: Balcones de Madrid

The Ribeira Sacra has dozens of viewpoints, that let you admire the incredible landscape that can be found in the river banks of the Sil river, the Miño river, the Cabe river and the Mao river among other ones.

The Sil river holds the highest amount of viewpoints, due to the stunning views of the Sil Canyon. There are several...

Apr 7, 2018 General
The Sil river Canyon

The Sil river is a Spanish river that is 234 kilometers long, and it flows through the provinces of Leon, Ourense and Lugo. It is one of the largest rivers in Spain regarding water flow.

The Miño river, the most important river of Galicia, is the 9th river of Spain by length, but it is the 4th by water flow....

Welcome to Excursion Ribeira Sacra!

Excursion Ribeira Sacra is a website specialized in a region of Galicia (Spain) known as Ribeira Sacra, that covers part of the province of Ourense and part of the province of Lugo.

Excursion Ribeira Sacra belongs to Verdant Experiences, a travel agency from Ourense (Galicia - Spain) with license number XG-647.

This new website is totally focused on the Ribeira Sacra, and it was...