A Coruña: Tour of the Old and New City

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Enjoy this 2-hour walking tour through the city center of A Coruña, including highlights of both the Old Town and the modern part of the city, with friendly local guides!
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
Spanish, English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the most fascinating secrets of A Coruña
  • Walk through the historic streets of Coruña's Old Town
  • Learn about different historic people and their relation to the city: Maria Pita, Pablo Picasso, Francis Drake, and more
Full description
After meeting at Maria Pita Square, this two-hour walking tour will take you to visit the most famous monuments of the city and to experience the local flavor of its neighborhoods. You'll see Saint Carlos Gardens (Giardini San Carlos), a lovely garden with a view down the hill to the harbor. Then, you'll visit Real Street, the main downtown street of the city, lined with shops and little restaurants. The most important part of the tour will be your visit to the streets of the Old Town and the local markets of Lugo Square.

Your local and official tour guide will keep it entertaining and enjoyable with fascinating commentary! You'll discover who Maria Pita was, what is the link between Pablo Picasso and A Coruña, what is the story behind the oldest lighthouse in the world, the Hercules Tower, and more. And of course, they'll give you the best advice about where to go to get the best food, do some shopping, or more places to explore in the beautiful city of A Coruña.

When you get there

Meeting point

Plaza de María Pita - your guide will be standing in the center of the square with a blue umbrella.

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Know before you go
A Coruña can be rainy and cold - please check the weather forecast and bring comfortable shoes for the walk.