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.


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!

Featured places

  • Santiago Cathedral
  • Plaza del Obradoiro
  • Plaza de Quintana
  • Plaza de la Inmaculada
  • Puerta Santa
  • Plaza de las Platerías
  • Parque Alameda
  • Market Hall
  • And much more!



2 hours


English speaking guide


Free tour


(March-October): 10:30 AM


(March-October): Daily

Outside guided visit

We will visit from outside all monuments and places of our tour description


The best English Speaking guides of Santiago de Compostela


Food and drinks
Transportation (walking tour)

Meeting point

Obradoiro Square.


How to book?

Limited tickets. Do not miss it! Choose the date on the calendar and fill in with your details to complete the booking. Immediate confirmation.

When to book?

We accept reservations up to 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the activity.

Planning an activity for more than 8 adults?

You may also consider booking a private tour to get your own private guide. For further information here.

Do the tours run despite bad weather conditions and public holidays?

Affirmative! Otherwise we will contact you in advance to inform you about it.

Can I modify or cancel my booking?
Are you unable to attend our tour? Let us know to reschedule your booking.

Our promises

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Quick and easy reservation
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