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Santiago de Compostela Private Guided Tour

Product ID: 105997
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Explore Santiago de Compostela with a private guide. Visit the old town, learn about its history and find out where to eat, what to see and more.
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Duration: 2 hours
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Spanish, English
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Learn about the history of Santiago de Compostela and its traditions
  • Explore the streets of the old town and see many of the city's symbols
  • Visit the Cathedral, Hostel of the Catholic Monarchs and more
Full description
Take in the major sights of Santiago de Compostela on a 2-hour guided walk. Visit the city’s best-known squares, the Cathedral, the City Hall and the Hostel of the Catholic Monarchs. Learn about the history of the Camino de Santiago and the legend of St. James.

See the many symbols of the city, including the shell, the arrow and the azabache, all of which are important elements to understanding the secrets of Santiago. In addition, you’ll see the market, the university and Cervantes Square.

The tour ends at the operator’s office, where you’ll be introduced to typical products from Galicia. Receive free maps, souvenirs and information about other activities.
  • Private guide
What’s Not Included
  • Admission tickets for museums and other sites

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Meeting point

The meeting point is in the center of Obradoiro Square, look for your guide who will be holding a white umbrella.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Guides are official Galician guides
• The operator is an official travel agency of Galicia (XG-634)
• The weather in Santiago is rainy during the winter. It is always a good idea to bring an umbrella and wear comfortable shoes
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Product ID: 105997