To get to A Guarda by road, we have several options. You can arrive from Baiona skirting the sea coastline or from inland, travelling from Tui, or even coming from the south, from Portugal.
GETTING BY ROAD
From inland the Iberian Peninsula, simply take the A-52 signposted to Vigo. Then we have two options to get A Guarda from Vigo:
If you prefer the quickest route take the A-55 signposted to Tui and leave it at junction 30, continue forward through PO-552 until A Guarda, travelling in parallel with the Miño river. In the locality of Goian (Tomiño) you can continue forward in PO-552 or take again the quickest route, join the CG-4.2. signposted A Guarda.
If you prefer travel skirting the sea coastline, in Vigo you can take AG-57 (toll) to Baiona and then continue by PO-552 signposted A Guarda .
The travellers coming from Portugal have the possibility of arrive via ferry, crossing the Miño river in Caminha (Portugal) to A Guarda. By road, they need to cross the river by International Bridge that joins Valença do Minho (Portugal) and Tui or the Friendship Bridge that joins Vila Nova de Cerveira and Goian (Tomiño), and then take PO-552 or the quickest route taking CG-4.2. signposted A Guarda.
To get to A Guarda by bicycle, you can enjoy by travelling the bicycle lane that runs in parallel with PO-552, from Baiona to A Guarda, allowing to enjoy the landscape and the superb views of the Atlantic Ocean.
Another choice is go over the Miño river shore from the Fortaleza (fortress) of San Lorenzo in Goian (Tomiño) travelling by the river trail that connects with PR-G112, also called Fishermen trail of the Miño river, in O Rosal.