1. Spain
  2. Galicia
  3. Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela: City Tour

Product ID: 217746
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Come along on this 2-hour walking tour around the historic downtown area of Santiago de Compostela. On this tour, you'll hear many stories about the city and it's hidden streets and squares.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live guide
Spanish, English
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  • Explore the main squares around the Cathedral
  • Learn about the local market and other hidden places
  • Admire the best views of the Cathedral
Full description
This tour visits some of the most important sites in the Old Town area of Santiago de Compostela. The Cathedral and it's squares, the Hospital of the Catholic Kings, Fonseca's Palace are some of the main highlights. Additionally, you'll get to stroll through old medieval streets like Rúa do Franco, Rúa do Vilar and others.

You'll also get to visit Alameda Park, the famous Old Food Market, Santiago’s University and more. Not only will you learn about Compostela’s historic areas and details, but also about it's hidden and surprising legends.

The guides are local and accredited by the Galician government, so they know all the secrets of the city and Galicia. They'll also be able to give you the best tips for food, drinks and other sites in the city.
  • 2-hour guided group tour

When you get there

Meeting point

The very centre of the Obradoiro square, look for the blue umbrella!

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Know before you go
English language tour begins at 10 AM and the Spanish language tour at 6 PM.