Freetour Santiago de Compostela

The first and original free walking tour in Santiago de Compostela walks through the most monumental area of Santiago’s old town, the essential to get to know the city at the end of the Camino.

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 Freetour Santiago de Compostela

The visit starts at the very end of the seven Caminos, the Obradoiro Square, where we will present you the introduction of tour and of the city. The foundation of Santiago in the Middle ages, the finding of Saint James mausoleum and the later development through the centuries that has made Santiago de Compostela on of the most important pilgrimages places for worldwide Catholic religion. 

From the starting point at the Obradoiro Square we will continue the walk through the most famous squares of Santiago (Inmaculada, Quintana, Platerías, Fonseca) in direction to the Alameda Park, to later head to the History Faculty and the Local Market.

How Saint James came to Compostela? Who was the first pilgrim of the Camino? What is the purpose of the Botafumeiro? What is a castro?

These and many other questions and funny stories about Santiago de Compostela and Galicia will be answered during the visit at the same time that we will see the time trace in the stoned streets of the city. At the end of the visit we will give you all the gastronomic and leisure recommendations that you may need in Santiago and surroundings. And you are free to pay as much as you want.

Highlights to see in Freetour Santiago de Compostela

  • Plaza del Obradoiro
  • Praza Quintana
  • Praza Praterías
  • Rua do Franco
  • Parque Alameda
  • Rúa do Vilar


2 hours
Guide in Spanish and English

Persons: free

Availability and starting time
Check your date on the calendar on the right, or on the Book button!
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.


English speaking guide
1 Participación en Premios Mensuales: Ver Premios


Food and drinks

Meeting point

In the center of the Plaza do Obradoiro, in front of the Pazo de Raxoi. Look for the BLUE umbrella of WALKIN&EATIN GALICIA


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?
Not 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) 644709527
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