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Carnota´s beach

Carnota´s beach

Carnota´s beach, with crescent moon shape, is a natural area of great beauty and high environmental value. It has a vast sandy bech, about 7 km in length, a singular set of dunes and estuaries with a lagoon inside where there are plants and animal of great natural value. It includes A Berberecheira, As Cangrexeiras, Carrofeito and  A Raña.

For fans of bird watching, this is an ideal place as it serves as a refuge to a lot of species during their migration movements and local birds that call home this area year round, it also comes to be one of the few places in Galicia where the “Píllara papuda” nests.

At the heart of the beach, the mouth of the river Vadebois offers a wonderful view in the well known Boca do Río.

For its richness and variety of ecosystems, as well as its breathtaking beauty, Carnota´s beach was considered by the German magazine “Traumstände” one of the hundred best in the world. Also the newsletter rentalia.com, in a poll of over 1000 participants considered this beach among the three best in Galicia.