Free Tour Historic Centre Pontevedra

Free walking tour in the historic center of Pontevedra, that goes through the pedestrian old town of the city at the same time that we will tell you the stories behind them.

What is a Free Tour?

It is about a walking visit with a qualified guides for free. Once the tour is finished, you can put a price according to your level of satisfaction.

Things to do Free Tour Historic Centre Pontevedra

The tour starts from the Ferreria Square, the very heart of the city, where the evolution of Pontevedra through the centuries will be explained. From a strategic point to cross the river at Roman times, continuing in the hectic 15th century when Pontevedra’s sailors conquered the seas, until nowadays, when Pontevedra is a model of urban development that has obtained plenty of international recognition.

From the starting point we move to the next square, the impressive Peregrina church that show us the Camino to Santiago. The tour continues at the Alameda with the governmental buildings and at the Santa Maria basilica, the old church built by the town sailors. Crossing streets and squares of the city the visit finishes at the Mercado de Abastos, the best place in all Pontevedra to get a taste of local gastronomy.

What Greek hero is the mythological Pontevedra’s founder? How Pontevedra became so powerful in the late Middle Age? What are the best places to enjoy Galician food? What is behind the mysterious Pedro Madruga and why is he so important to human History?

All these questions will be answered in our free walking tour meanwhile we enjoy a nice walk in the pedestrian streets of Pontevedra with full of curiosities of the city. And at the end of the tour, you decide how much you want to pay.

Highlights to see in Free Tour Historic Centre Pontevedra

  • Praza da Peregrina
  • Alameda y Plaza España
  • Praza Alonso de Fonseca
  • Santa María la Mayor
  • Plaza del Muelle


2 hours
Guide in Spanish

A partir de 14 años: free

Niños de 5 a 10 años: free

Availability and starting time
Not available
When to book?
You can reserve up to before the activity
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel the reservation, so that the guide does not wait.


Tour Guide
1 Participación en Premios Mensuales: Ver Premios


Food and drinks

Meeting point

Plaza de Ferrerías. Look for the blue umbrella.


How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts
Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Only the exterior of the named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?
Almost fully adapted
Guaranteed departures without min of travelers
Are animals allowed?
Activity recommended for children?
Yes, families are welcome

Our promises

Best price guaranteed
Quick and easy reservation
Multilingual Customer Service
Secure payment

Contact us

Do you have any question?
Would you like this tour in private?
Reservation online or by phone (+34) 621002436
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