On the left hand side of the parking place you see an
information panel presenting the route "Camino do Río do Mar".
Before you set off for this route, take the
pathway made of
planks from the information panel of the "Complexo dunar de
lagoas de Carregal e Vixán" to the large
sand dune. It takes
some 20 minutes to visit the
From the information panel "Camino do Río do Mar" (10 m)
starts a track to a pine forest. when the track forks (4min) (10 m), go right. Soon the trees end and you enter the the damp
place of Carregal. On your right you see the grand sand dune.
The track leads to the beach of Ladeira (17min) (5 m),
divided in two parts by the
river Mar. Keep on the right hand
side of the river and walk along the
beach towards the village
of Corrubedo. On your way you can admire the
island of Ferreira, a
giant granit formation.
Return from the other end of the beach (42min) (5 m) back
to Olveira (1h24min).