Guided Tour of Santiago de Compostela
Join us for a Guided Tour of the Old Town of Santiago de Compostela. With its Baroque buildings, the Romanesque Cathedral from the 12th century and its medieval frame, the Old Town of Santiago is an extraordinary ensemble of monuments in granite.
As you will learn during the tour, Santiago is not only the destination of all the pilgrims’ roads to the tomb of Saint James the Apostle, but it is also well-known for its gastronomy, both the Old Town and the Cathedral are listed as World heritage sites by UNESCO and the city hosts one of the oldest Universities founded in 1495. Santiago's architecture has a wealth of hidden gems and your official bilingual guide will help you uncover many of the Medieval Old Towns secret. A must do for anyone visiting Santiago!
THIS TOUR INCLUDES
You will discover the city's essence in the following itinerary, which may vary according to the guide:
• Cathedral façades and squares: Praterías, Obradoiro, Quintana and Inmaculada
• Casa del Deán (Pilgrims’ Office)
• Colegio de Fonseca (University)
• Hostal-Parador de los Reyes Católicos
• Façades of the Monastery of San Martin Pinario
• Casa de la Troya
• The Rúas (streets): Franco, Raíña and Vilar
• The visit of the inside of the Cathedral is not included in this tour but can be organized separately
price & dates
Adults: €12 per person
Children under 12 years old go for free!
Tours in Spanish:
• October 16th to March 31st: 12am
• April 1st to October 15th: 12am & 6pm
Tours in English:
• March 28th to September 20th: Thusdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 4pm; Sundays at 12am.
Private City & Cathedral tours as well as MP3 audio-guides are also available in the language of your choice. Ask us for details!
fact fileMeeting Point Praterías Square, next to the Cathedral entrance at 12am, 4pm or 6pmOrganizer Professional Guides Association of GaliciaDuration 2h
HighlightsDiscover the main attractions of Santiago de Compostela in 2hWalk the only official Santiago guided tourEnter the wonderful Hostal-Parador de los Reyes CatólicosDiscover the history, stories and legends of the City of the Apostle
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