Direcciуn General de Juventud y Solidaridad (Santiago de
Compostela) - Tel. 981 544838 / 881999025
Delegaciуn Provincial de la Consellerнa at Vigo (Pontevedra) -
Tel. 986 817080 / 805530.
Alliance Spain SVIGA041 ARCH 16.07.2008 30.07.2008 18-24
Code: SVIGA041 Year: 2008
Name: CARNOTA I
Location: Carnota (Circular)
Address: School of Carnota
Project: ARCH - Archaeology
Initial Date: 16-07-2008 Final Date: 30-07-2008
Min Age: 18 Max Age: 24 Places: 6
Description of Workcamp:
REGION.- Region of Galicia. Province of A Coruсa.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK.- Archaeological intervention: intervention
on “Castro of Mallou”, contribution to the increase in value, in
this stage of the excavation and landscaped. Classification of
ceramic recovered from excavations and collaboration on
information about the settlement.
COMPLEMENTARY ACTIVITES.- Workshops and conferences about the
fortified settlements culture in Galicia (Castros).
Nautical activities: maritime tourism (to share a journey of
fishing with fishermen of zone).
Leisure activities: trips, cultural visits, paint-ball…
“Aerial baptism” on ultralite (It will be conditioned by the
weather. If this activity is no possible, it will replace by
Note: these activities are for your guidance and will be able
changed in the development of work camp.
ACCOMODATION/FOOD.- Participants will be accommodated in the
school (C. P. I.) of Carnota. Three meals a day will be made and
served by specialized personnel
LOCATION.- This work camp is located in Carnota, atlantic
municipality on the sudwest of A Coruсa Province. The coast is
the most significant in its relief. Landscape, on its north area,
has mountains just besides the sea. On the south there is the
Carnota’s beach, with near of 7 Km of white and fine sand.
(Perhaps the largest beach in Galicia). Carnota is famous for
its “hуrreos” (typical granary of Galicia). They are the biggest
in the country.
Fishing is the most important productive sector. Canning industry
and a sea farm are one example.
Carnota is near to Finisterre (one of the last journeys of
Pilgrim’s Way to Santiago. After the visit to Santiago they go to
the end of the world “Finisterre” to purify their souls).
Carnota is 103 Km away from A Coruсa city, 71 Km from Santiago de
Compostela, 194 Km away from Lugo, 169 Km away from Ourense city
and 129 Km away from Vigo city (Pontevedra).
NOTE: This work camp has no access for physical disabled people.
By plane: (www.aena.es). Ph. +34 902 404 704
Santiago de Compostela airport. Ph. + 34 981 547 501
A Coruсa airport. Ph. +34 981 187 200
Vigo airport. Ph. +34. 986 268 200
- Service Lugo-Santiago. Company: FREIRE (www.empresafreire.com.
Ph. +34 982 220 300
- Service A Coruсa-Santiago-Pontevedra-Vigo, service
Santiago-Noya-Muros. Company: MONBUS (www.monbus.es) Ph. +34 902
Company: ARRIVA (www.arriva.es). Ph. +34 902 277 482
A Coruсa. Ph. + 34 981 184 335
Lugo. Ph. + 34 982 223 985
Santiago de Compostela. Ph. + 34 981 542 416