Discovering Hightlights of Santiago

Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Experience hosted by Riccardo

2 hours, Hosted in English and Spanish
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Up to 10 people

What you'll do

We'll start the tour through the most emblematic streets and squares. The Obradoiro, the Quintana, the exterior of the Cathedral of Santiago visiting the most popular corners of the city. We will go to visit the very famous fresh and fish market, Plaza de Abastos (Sunday and the afternoons is close) .
Other things to note
Comfortable shoes and little umbrella

Meet your host, Riccardo

Host on Airbnb since 2019
  • 14 Reviews
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Hola! I am an official and professional tour guide, archaeologist and historical art. I have been working with travelers from around the world for more than ten years. I love to transmit to others my passion about art. I love the tranquility of Compostela, its historical heritage and its people.
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From ₹1,038
/ person

Where you'll be

We will see Praza da Quintana, my favorite and one of the most spectacular in the city, the Plaza del Obradoiro and stroll through the streets with more charm visiting the most characteristic points of Santiago. We will also go to the Plaza de Abastos (local fresh market) and you can see why it is the second most visited place in Santiago after the Basilica.

Rated 5.0 out of 5 from 14 reviews.

María Del Pilar
July 2021
Riccardo fue un guía genial, nos acompañó por todo el centro, respondió a todas nuestras dudas sobre la catedral y su historia y nos recomendó sitios para disfrutar de Santiago cómo lo hacen los gallegos.
July 2021
Ricardo is a great host, very good knowledge about Santiago and it’s history, very friendly and interested in his guests. Strongly recommended, great tour, worth every cent.
Luisa Fernanda
July 2021
La experiencia con Ricardo fue maravillosa. Ricardo es extremadamente educado, amable y carismático. Lo que diferencia a Ricardo de otros guías que hemos tenido es su bagaje: Ricardo es arqueólogo y acumula experiencias por todo el mundo, lo cual se nota en su forma de describir la historia e idiosincrasia de una ciudad. Nos enseñó sitios increíbles de Santiago relatándonos de una forma amena, didáctica y divertida toda la historia y leyendas de la ciudad, añadiendo a la visita recomendaciones culturales y gastronómicas que fueron un total acierto. Ha sido una suerte conocerlo. Grazie mille Ricardo!!
May 2021
Riccardo explained us the Cathedreal very well and also showed us around the old town with discovering little pearls of the city. Thank you for this beautiful experience!
Stella Maris
August 2019
Una hermosa oportunidad de conocer la ciudad, tener claves y recomendaciones de alguien que vive en la ciudad. Ricardo ha sido muy atenta y generoso, incluso con el tiempo que me ha dedicado. Lo recomiendo mucho. No os lo perdáis!
March 2019
Riccardo was a great tour-guide. He has a lot of knowledge about the Catholicism, the buildings, the city itself and for us the most important, about the galician culture. We received a lot of Tips for our further trip through Santiago de Compostela and every Tip was great (Restaurants, Bars, Wines, etc.) ... Thank you Riccardo.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

A little Umbrella (just in case)