Admire the beauty and historical wealth of Santiago de Compostela, in a guided visit through the most emblematic monuments that represent the tradition of the Apostle.
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 Santiago de Compostela Free Walking Tour
Join us and discover the Santiago pilgrimage city lead by our English speaking guide. Take a stroll along its streets, discover the best-hidden secrets and learn about its history, on this Santiago de Compostela Free Walking Tour.
This journey starts in Plaza del Obradoiro, the monumental centre of the Galicia’s capital, where the impressive Santiago Cathedral stands and welcome thousands of pilgrims after their experience along the Camino de Santiago. In the surroundings of this square, we can contemplate the Hostal de los Reyes Católicos, Colegio de San Xerome and Palacio de Raxo.
We will then continue towards the main squares surrounding the Cathedral: Plaza de la Inmaculada, Plaza de la Quintana, the emblematic Puerta Santa and Plaza de las Platerías. We will get into the narrowest streets of the Old Town, like Rúa do Franco, very popular and plenty of bars and restaurants where you can taste the best Galician gastronomy.
We will also visit Parque de la Alameda, the authentic city centre, where we will witness the amazing views of the Cathedral. Later, we will visit some lesser-known places, but really special: Entrerrúas, Iglesia de Salomé, Facultad de Historia, etc. Then, one of the main landmarks in Santiago is waiting for us: the Market Hall, the famous market where we can see the freshest products coming straight from the nearest ports.
Finally, we will admire the Plaza de Cervantes, and go to our office, where we will give you the city maps and take some group photos. Here, we will put an end to our Santiago de Compostela Free Walking Tour, the perfect option during your stay in the city!
Highlights to see in Santiago de Compostela Free Walking Tour
Plaza del Obradoiro
Plaza de Quintana
Plaza de la Inmaculada
Plaza de las Platerías
Guide in Spanish and English
Adults and children: free
Availability and starting time
When to book?
You can reserve up to before the activity
The best English Speaking guides of Santiago de Compostela
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Food and drinks
Transportation (walking tour)
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?