Traveling in May to the Cíes Islands: what you need to know
If you are one of the lucky ones who are going to enjoy the (macro) May long weekend and want to travel in May to the Cíes Islands, we want to make things easier for you with a series of recommendations before traveling:
- Buy tickets to Cíes: book your tickets to travel to Cíes on the date you prefer. From Naviera Nabia we will travel daily throughout the month of May, you can make a trip to Cíes and enjoy our free guided tour to discover this paradise! Between May 1 and 15, it is not necessary to request authorization to access the Parque Nacional das Illas Atlánticas. If you travel to Cíes from May 15 onwards, you can request the access permit to visit Cíes during the day by following these simple steps.
Between May 1st and 12th we will travel every day to Cíes from Cangas and Vigo. Check our website for different schedules and fares and purchase your ticket now.
Steps to travel in May to the Cíes Islands
- Plan your trip to Cíes: remember to come to our ticket office fifteen minutes before your trip to pick up your ticket. We will give you a map with all the information about Cíes so you can organize your visit.
- Enjoy our FREE guided tour: our guide specialized in these islands will accompany you on a route that will show you all the charm of these islands: history, fauna, flora, curiosities… Ask our guides when you arrive at the island about the schedule of the route.
- Don’t forget your kit to visit the Cíes Islands: In addition to sunscreen to protect us from the sun during the walks around the island of Faro or Monteagudo, remember to bring a swimsuit, who knows if you will feel like taking a dip in the crystal clear waters of the beach of Rodas!
- What to do and eat in Cíes: in addition to our guided tour, you can complete your visit by enjoying a walk along one of the four hiking trails in the Cíes Islands. For lunch, there are two options, you can bring your own food or go to the restaurant located next to the pier. In this link we tell you more about what to do in the Cíes Islands .
So, if you want to travel to the Cíes Islands during the long weekend of May, buy your tickets with us and enjoy a unique experience with Naviera Nabia!