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The Ria of Corcubion is located in the province of A Coruña, Galicia.

This is a long ria with good sheltered anchorages, although pilotage is complex, in particular in bad weather and poor visibility.

Corcubion is a busy fishing town, very pretty, with traditional Galician galleried houses overlooking the pleasant promenade along the sea front. There is an excellent market in the centre and good bars and restaurants.

The town of Cee, a short bike ride or 20-min walk away, has a very large supermarket in a shopping centre, hardware stores and a much larger fresh produce market.

Position 42° 54.98'N, 09° 10.50'W (ria entrance)

Docking

Anchoring only possible here, although there is fuel available at the fishing harbour where you can come alongside the main dock.

There are various anchoring spots available in and around the town in sand and stones, all with good shelter from the W, N and E.

Last updated November 2017.

DBlackwell
DBlackwell says:
Nov 29, 2017 06:14 PM

We love Corcubion and have anchored there twice now, the last time for 5 days. It is on the 'reverse Camino' from Santiago to Finisterre, which pilgrims walk to see the 'end of the earth'. There is a good butcher and small grocery store, but neighbouring Cee - a short bike ride or 20-min walk away - has a giant supermarket inside a mall, good hardware store, and a fresh produce/fish/meat market. The sailing club restaurant is quite good and popular.

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