A trip through the Old Town of a city of Roman origin and the places that inspired Valle Inclán to await you on this tour of Pontevedra
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 Pontevedra Free Walking Tour
We will visit all the bridges of the city in our Free Tour Pontevedra Essential. The port and maritime city of the famous writer Valle Inclán opens its Roman walls wide to us so that we can travel through all the charm of its monuments and together we enter the war against Napoleonic troops and the famous Battle of Troy.
Together with a guide in Spanish we will be able to visit and get to know one of the most important historical centers in all of Galicia; Unique buildings and museums make the corners of Pontevedra the perfect place to explore and lose ourselves in the city.
Discover the city of the writer Valle Inclán through the Alameda de Pontevedra and the past warrior in the monument to the Heroes of Pontesampaio, fighters in the famous war against Napoleonic troops, after a walk through the cathedral we will arrive at the medieval walls next to Santa Maria the Mayor, where we will try to find Saint Jerome without Glasses.
We will continue our free walking route along the Léres River of the city, where all the bridges of Pontevedra, the Old Bridge or the Burgo Bridge await us, until we reach the Plaza de Abastos, where we can stop to taste the products of the estuaries Galician.
Our tour continues through Plaza do Teucro and there we will learn about the legend of the Trojan War, which according to history was the founder of the city. We will be able to walk through the Plaza de la Herrería, famous for being the center of the city and the place of the old blacksmiths, where we will find two of the most important monuments, in addition to the famous pilgrim of the city, patron saint and symbol of the Camino de Santiago.
Nothing has escaped us on our route. If you want to know this city from bridge to bridge, choose our Free Tour Pontevedra Essential.
Highlights to see in Pontevedra Free Walking Tour
Plaza do Teucro
Alameda de Pontevedra
Santa Maria la Mayor
Guide in Spanish
1 hour 30 minutes
Adults and children: free
Availability and starting time
When to book?
You can reserve up to before the activity
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel the reservation, so that the guide does not wait.
Plaza de la Peregrina, in front of Iglesia de la Virgen Peregrina
Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts
Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.
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.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Only the exterior of the named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?