Free Tour Santiago de Compostela - Only for adults

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on July 31, 2018

We are the first free walking tours company of Galicia and we will be very happy to show you A Coruña, Santiago de Compostela, Pontevedra, Vigo, Ourense, Lugo, Sarria and Fisterra. All our guide are local official tour guides, enthusiastic and looking forward to show you are beutiful Galicia.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Santiago de Compostela is not only a city of joy, inspiration or spirituality. It also has its other side, darker and not so often counted.

If you like crime stories, shady mythological characters, werewolves or serial killers, this is your tour!

We will meet in the Plaza de la Quintana, with the mysterious shadow of the pilgrim watching , and we will move towards lesser-known areas of the city.

We will talk about legends and stories that, unfortunately, are completely real, such as terrorist attacks in Praterias Square, ideological persecutions with shocking causes and consequences, or even time travelers .

If something is known within the world of magic, esotericism and the paranormal in these lands, it is the witches, of which we will tell you what they do, how they dress , and, in some cases, how their tragic end was. But there is more to tell: did you know that Galicia is the cradle of exorcisms in Spain? We will tell you where they are made, what the ritual is like and why not, you will know cases and experiences that will leave you frozen.

The final part of the visit takes place in the beautiful Bonaval Park , a complex made up of the park itself, the Convent of San Domingos de Bonaval, old orchards and gardens and finally, the cemetery, which we will cross.

Route: Quintana de Mortos Square, Praterías Square, Xelmírez Rúa, Cervantes Square, Ánimas Chapel, San Domingos de Bonaval, Bonaval Park, Rúa do Home Santo, Porta do Camiño.

Visit not recommended for children under 14 years of age

* Free payment for each attendee at the end of the visit.

* Punctuality is important. Reservations for visits will be held for 5 minutes after the start of the visit. Once this time has elapsed, the places will be released for the waiting list.

* In the case of not attending, it is requested and appreciated that the reservation be canceled or communicated so that the guide is not waiting and does not make the rest of the attendees wait.

* Reservations of more than 6 people in the same group of friends/family are not allowed . In case of making separate reservations for a group larger than 6 people, the guide can reject the attendees at the same meeting point.

* The client can request receipt of his payment or claim forms.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Pr. da Quintana, 1, 15704 Santiago de...
    Pr. da Quintana, 1, 15704 Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña, Spain
  • 1
    Outside visit
    Quintana de Mortos Square
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Plaza de las Platerías
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Rua de Xelmírez
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Cervantes Square
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Cape of Souls
  • 6
    Outside visit
    San Domingos de Bonaval Park (Santiago de Compostela)
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Rua do Home Santo
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Porta do Camino

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Amaia 07 Sep 2022

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Travelled in group - Aug 2022
Un tour atípico, muy ameno e interesante. David estuvo genial
Juan 23 Aug 2022

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022
100% recomendable. Totalmente diferente a lo que estamos acostumbrados y eso en nuestra opinión junto con las habilidades de la guía lo convierten en una experiencia que merece la pena.
Laura 23 Aug 2022

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022
Lucia ha sido una gran guía, nos ha explicado muchas historias apoyando sus explicaciones con fotos y recomendando documentales muy interesantes, todo de una manera muy amena y nada pensada. Repetiríamos con ella sin duda!!
María 22 Aug 2022

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022
Me pareció muy entretenido y David estuvo muy profesional e hizo muy amena la visita!
Begoña 20 Aug 2022

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Travelled in group - Aug 2022
Tour muy entretenido y ameno.
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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