Historic Corners of Santiago de Compostela Walking Tour
Discover the rich cultural heritage and stunning architecture of Santiago on a two-hour walking tour through its historic streets. Explore the Museo del Pueblo Gallego, which showcases the Galician culture and traditions, and the beautiful Praza de Cervantes, a central square that bustles with street performers and street vendors. Visit the awe-inspiring Catedral de Santiago, a stunning centuries-old cathedral that is a major pilgrimage site for Catholics. Walk through the Cathedral Museum to learn about the history and significance of the cathedral and the city as well. End the tour with a stroll through the lush Parque da Alameda, a popular park that offers a tranquil escape from the bustling city. Immerse yourself in the beauty and charm of Santiago on this guided tour.
- Professional local tour guide
Route & Duration
Museo del Pueblo Gallego
Museo del Pueblo Gallego showcases the rich cultural heritage of Galicia, depicting its history, art, traditions, and folklore through a vast collection of exhibits. Get a glimpse into the lives of the Galician people, from the ancient times to the present day.
Praza de Cervantes
Praza de Cervantes, named after the famous Spanish author Miguel de Cervantes, is a magnificent square located in the heart of Santiago de Compostela. Adorned with lush gardens, a grand fountain and historical buildings, it serves as a popular gathering place for locals and tourists alike.
Catedral de Santiago
Catedral de Santiago, also known as the Cathedral of St. James, is one of the most important pilgrimage sites in the world. This magnificent structure, built in the Romanesque and Gothic styles, is a symbol of faith, devotion, and cultural heritage.
The Cathedral Museum is a treasure trove of medieval art and artifacts.
Parque da Alameda
Parque da Alameda is a beautiful park located in the center of Santiago de Compostela. With its well-manicured gardens, tranquil lakes and tall trees, it is the perfect place for a relaxing stroll or a picnic with the family. The park is also a popular spot for outdoor concerts and events, making it a lively hub of cultural activity.
In front of Museo del Pueblo Gallego
(Costa de San Domingos, s/n, 15703 Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña, Spain) See Map
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.