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Photography Holidays

in Corrubedo, Galicia, Spain









 Where the Mountains are of Sand

'The Great Granite wall

of the Sierra de O Barbanza

didn't want to die in the Ocean 

just like that.

He preferred to break with the Rugged Coastline

and leave behind 

the most Beautiful and Exciting sample 

of natural Diversity


was ever able to Create.'









All year round we organize interesting, adventures and educational photographic workshops and trips in Galicia, Spain. For fans of pure and wild nature, beautiful sceneries and interest in a very unique culture. Corrubedo and its surroundings are a must to explore. Corrubedo is a small fishing village situated directly at the Atlantic coast of Galicia and is in all aspects a true Paradise. This spectacular region in the northwest of Spain with its beautiful landscapes, her always surprising nature and her magic light, makes a photography holiday in this region an opportunity like no other. The unpredictable nature and wildlife can make photographing all this a tricky affair sometimes, but with once trained good eyes and expert advice on hand, you won’t be disappointed. Our photography itineraries are all tailormade adventures, year round, so if you want to organise a trip for friends, family or your local photography club, you can do too.




So homebase of all our photographic workshops and trips in this region of Galicia in Spain is Corrubedo. This wonderful and unique litle fishing village is directly situated at the Atlantic coast. Our comfortable house is situated on only a one minute walk of the ocean and the whole area is part of 'Complexo Dunar de Corrubedo e Lagoas de Carregal e Vixan'. This national natural park is well known in Spain and features a massive sand dune over 1 km in lenght. The sand is light yellow to gold and the waves are often pretty big. The area has a year round constant cooling breaze. 




Our private and comfortable accomodation, also Bed & Breakfast, is situated in the middle of Corrubedo, only a minute walk away of the Atlantic Ocean. For our guests the house offers 3 twin bedrooms, a shared bathroom, salon, kitchen and a comfortable garden. 




All our workshops and photography on location are on foot in and in the area of Corrubedo. A reasonable condition and clothing for all weather conditions are required. On request we can make a trip with local transport to one of the other villages or natural sites in the area.

We will walk each day in the most inspiring settings and also at the most glorious time of day. We will pause to analyse the light and shadow and notice the smallest of details too; like a single shell on the beach, a footprint in the sand, little insects and beautiful flowers or an unusual structure of a stone or in the sand. This all will push you to become one with your surroundings like few other holidays can.

The daily programming depends on local weather conditions. 

  • day 1 arrival in Corrubedo, diner
  • day 2-7 workshops on location, nature-, portrait-, landscape-, macrophotography. Professional theoretical and practical support during the whole trip. Discussing all photography.
  • day 8, depending on personal travelplanns, breakfast in Corrubedo.




We offer professional organized photographic travels in Corrubedo, 8 days, 7 nights, including food and (non-alcoholic) drinks, starting with diner on the day of arrival (day 1) and breakfast on the day of departure (day 8). 7 Nights in a comfortable 2 person bedroom. During the whole stay, intensive photography on location and discussing all results.

The groups are of a maximum 6 persons. Individual is also possible.

  • Individual: €1600,00
  • 2 Persons: € 1400,00 per person. 
  • in a group of 6 participants max, there is no minimum number of participants: € 1200,00 per person. 
  • Twin bedroom for private use, extra € 400,00.

Travelling from and to Corrubedo is not included.




Possibilities for transport to Corrubedo

  • With own transport. 
When you decide to travel by own transport, the following information can be useful; the distance from the Spanish border near Biarritz to Corrubedo in Galicia is approximately 900 km. By car this will take you about 12 hours. The highway and roads in general are all in good condition. For some highways you have to pay toll.

  • Flying and buses
From several cities in Europe, like Amsterdam, Brussels, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Rome and Zurich, direct flights to Santiago de Compostela are offered by Vueling Airlines. When you book in time, you can fly pretty cheap.

From the arrival terminal of the airport of Santiago de Compostela Comfortable buses depart twice an hour for the main busstation in the city. Bustransport from the airport to Santiago de Compostela is available from 07.00 untill 01.00. From Santiago de Compostela to the airport from 06.20 am untill 00.20. The trip takes about 20 minutes. The price for a one way trip is € 3,00. Please check exact times at Empresa Freire.

Once arrived at the busterminal in Santiago de Compostela, you can continue your trip with another busconnection to Ribeira. For about 2 hours you can enjoy the beautiful scenery of this part of Galicia in a comfortable bus. The price for this one way trip is approximately € 8,00. It is not necessary to make a reservation.
There are no toilets on the buses.

From Ribeira it will take about 20 minutes by local bus to reach Corrubedo. The busstop is almost in front of our house. The price for this trip is € 1,40, one way. No reservation necessary.

  • Flying and taxi
The cost of a taxi from the airport in Santiago de Compostela to the house in Corrubedo is approximately € 125,00, one way. The distance is 85 km, duration approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes.

  • By train
You can travel from every city in Europe by train to Santiago de Compostela. Keep in mind that it will take much more time, but it can be an adventure by itself. You have to look for detailed information in your own country. A good option is Eurail.

  • Travelling by plane or train and personal pick-up at the airport/railway station in Santiago de Compostela.
All is possible. For information, please get in touch with us.






....a Humpback Surprise....

'You don’t have to go to the ends of the earth

to get a good photo . . .

but it helps!

Wind, desolate places, storm, sun,

5-7 meter high waves…. or higher….,

tropical temperatures, a unique ecosystem,

playing dolphins,

a Humpback Surprise . . .

and these are just the Cocktails at the bar!

Seriously, this will be Amazing.'







'Look deep into nature,

and then you will understand everything better'

Albert Einstein








The Road of the Lighthouse






Abra de Corrubedo






























Cabo Corrubedo






Cats and Dogs






Cemetery Sta María de Corrubedo


















Enseada de Balieiros






The Lighthouse of Corrubedo






Lagoa de Carregal






lllote de Ferreira






Monte Facho de Corrubedo






Mussel seed fishing






The Ocean












National Park of Complexo Dunar de Corrubedo e Lagoas de Carregal e Vixán






Praia da Ladeira






Praia das Barreiras






Praia de Corrubedo ou das dunas






Praia do Prado






Punta de Galega






Enseada de Santa Uxia - Ribeira






Sports in Corrubedo






Punta Outeiro dos Corvos






Punta Pozo Salgueiro






Punta do Congo






Punta Laxa Brava












Punta Paxariñas