Redondela

Redondela is a town in the province of Pontevedra, Galicia, northwestern Spain. The most famous icon of the village is its sky chaired by two major railway viaducts built in the nineteenth century. Due to these infrastructures Redondela is known under the nickname "Village of the viaducts." The town lies on the Portuguese Way path of the Camino de Santiago.

Redondela
Flag of Redondela
Flag
Coat of arms of Redondela
Coat of arms
Redondela is located in Spain
Redondela
Redondela
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 42°17′N 8°37′W / 42.283°N 8.617°W / 42.283; -8.617Coordinates: 42°17′N 8°37′W / 42.283°N 8.617°W / 42.283; -8.617
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityGalicia
ProvincePontevedra
ComarcaVigo
Government
 • MayorDigna Rivas
Area
 • Total51.9 km2 (20.0 sq mi)
Elevation
17 m (56 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total29,194
 • Density560/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Redondeláns
Postal code
36800
WebsiteOfficial website

The municipality has an area of 51.9 km2 (20.0 sq mi) and has a population of 29,218 in 2019.

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Verne MonumentEdit

The Town has a large monument to Jules Verne.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.

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