🇪🇸 Baiona is a town and municipality in the province of Pontevedra, autonomous community of Galicia, Spain. It's a tourist town with a medieval historical centre situated by the outlet of the Vigo Bay. Its population grows by over 35,000 in the summer, if one includes tourists. Since it is on the Portuguese Way path of the Camino de Santiago 30,000 hikers also visit every year. Other than tourism the major economic activities revolve around fishing. Economy The economy in Baiona is focused on tourism. The Parador de Baiona stands out from all the hotels in the village. Other activities are retail, subsistence agriculture, coastal fishing and construction.
Baiona has a population of over 12,134 people. Baiona also forms part of the wider Pontevedra Province which has a population of over 942,665 people. Baiona is situated near Pontevedra.