MUSEO CARABELA PINTA

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On the Way of St. James

Location

Street: Paseo Alfonso IX, Pantalán.

36300  Baiona - Pontevedra

Coordinates:
42º 07' 16.2" N - 8º 50' 48.3" W

Description

Exact replica of La Pinta Caravel, one of three that Christopher Columbus took on his first voyage to America, which represents what daily life was like in the era of the great explorers. Baiona was the first port in Europe to receive the news of the discovery of America on 1st March 1493, when this ship, captained by Martín Alonso Pinzón, arrived.

The Ways of St. James

Portiguese Route
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