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“free walking”(3 reviews)
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Praza do Obradoiro, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
+34 693 72 98 54
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All reviews two hours free walking hidden corners interesting facts santiago's history small group great insight local market an excellent guide old town starting point cruise ship tapas cathedral museum el camino paula tales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a fantastic tour with Paula. it’s clear that she is a Compostelana that fully knows the history of her city. She will give you a complete overview with all the details that will make you back to this city over and over again....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

We knew Santiago was a small and compact city full of eventful and wonderful buildings to admire. Ana was able to efficiently guide us throughout the antic city centre and inform us with just the right amount of information so that we could grasp the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

Please note: now in winter they only offer this tour in Spanish. Other languages are available in summer but check first. We booked the tour in advance online and were told to meet in the cathedral square and to look out for the red umbrella....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LisaMarieSykes
Reviewed 28 November 2018

When cruise ship calls the Spanish Port Vigo, there is a good chance to visit Santiago de Compostela a UNESCO site. The train travelling one way is about an hour. Walking from the train terminal to the cathedral and the plaza is just another 20...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank atykam
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We usually book these free walking tours when we arrive everywhere we go to acquaint ourselves with the highlights of the city. This one did not disappoint. Very professional knowledgeable guide. Very friendly and accommodating. I highly recommend them.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

This was an extensive and very informative tour. I learnt a lot about the city and the guide had lots of interesting stories and details about different buildings and events. Definitely worth doing

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tim W
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Paula (I think!), was brilliant. Entertaining and really knowledgeable about Compestella. Lots of advice on what to do and some fascinating insights into the history of the town. Its free, but certainly worth a decent tip at the end.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Benet M
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Great tour with Paula. She is very enthusiastic and knowledgable. Learnt lots about history of Santiago and the Camino.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Julia J
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Paula was our excellent English speaking guide., who gave so much information in an interesting and charming way. Her tour was timed so well for us to see moment of the mass with famous swinging incense ritual. We both enjoyed it and definitely added depth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MVFam369
Reviewed 15 October 2018

It was cold and rainy, but we learned so much from Paula. Very informative. Highly recommended. Thank you Paula!

Date of experience: October 2018
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24 January 2017|
Response from FREETOURCOMPOSTELA | Property representative |
Hello! You can visit our site freetourcompostela. com You can contact us by email info@freetourcompostela. com or by phone/Whatsapp +34693729854. Best regards!
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28 November 2016|
Response from FREETOURCOMPOSTELA | Property representative |
Good evening, Currently we have our Spanish Free Walking Tour every day at 11am (unfortunately in low season we don't have English Free Walking Tour, we only have private tours in English during the low season) On Tuesday... More
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2 August 2016|
Response from FREETOURCOMPOSTELA | Property representative |
Good afternoon DaRayman!! This Sunday we’ll have our Downtown Historic Free Tour at 11am . It's a daily tour. The meeting point for this free tour will be the Plaza del Obradoiro in front of Hostal Reyes Católicos. We will... More
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