Monforte Lemos Winter Road

Information about Monforte de Lemos

Monforte de Lemos is the capital of the well-known Ribeira Sacra, a town with an important historical legacy and great natural wealth. Thanks to its location as the only town in the centre of the Ribeira Sacra, it is the best place to get to know the whole area in all its splendour. It also offers interesting monuments and museums for a good dose of cultural tourism during your stay. It is a place to enjoy the tradition and let yourself be carried away by the natural and gastronomic richness, one of the most interesting villages in this area of Galicia.

What to see and do in Monforte de Lemos

The canyon and the banks of the Sil River

The canyon of the Sil is one of the outstanding elements of the Ribeira del Sil. It presents a striking shape, with a set of great beauty formed by rocks and clear waters. With impressive slopes that were worked since the most ancient civilizations and that continue being sustenance for many of the inhabitants of the zone at the present time. It provides an exquisite postcard that no traveler should miss, an excellent example of the majesty of nature.