Free Walking Tour Santiago de Compostela

free walking tour santiago de compostela

Free walking tour Santiago de Compostela is the perfect way to explore the historic city of Santiago de Compostela located in northwest Spain, famous for its stunning cathedral, rich cultural heritage, and vibrant atmosphere. The city is the final destination of the Camino de Santiago, a famous pilgrimage route that has been traveled by millions of people for over a thousand years. The cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is one of the city’s most famous landmarks, a stunning example of Romanesque architecture that houses the remains of St. James, one of the twelve apostles. The city is also known for its vibrant atmosphere, with its narrow streets, bustling plazas, and lively bars and cafes. Whether you’re interested in history, culture, or simply looking for a unique and vibrant destination, Santiago de Compostela is a must-visit city that offers something for everyone.

General information

Meeting point

Meet your guide at Plaza del Obradoiro

Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs

Duration: 2 hours

Language: English

Price: Tip only basis

Note: Booking this tour is mandatory

Free Walking Tour Santiago de Compostela – Itinerary

Free walking tour Santiago de Compostela begins at the iconic Plaza del Obradoiro, the heart of the city and a bustling hub of activity. Admire the stunning architecture of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, a magnificent Romanesque structure that houses the remains of St. James, one of the twelve apostles.

Next, visit the Monastery of San Martín Pinario, the largest monastery in Spain, with a rich history and stunning architecture.

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Finally, stroll through the narrow streets of the historic old town, admiring the charming plazas, cafes, and bars that make Santiago de Compostela a vibrant and lively city. This walking tour offers a perfect introduction to the rich history, cultural heritage, and unique character of Santiago de Compostela.