La Coruña La Vieja The birth of the Herculean city!

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Daniel
Registered on July 25, 2021
  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Discover with me the area where the Herculean city was born and its curiosities! The route will have the shape of a spiral and will begin at the Church of San Jorge , a few meters from the famous Plaza de María Pita . We will visit the museum-houses of this famous heroine from Coruña and other famous writers such as Rosalía de Castro or Emilia Pardo Bazán , some religious buildings present in the area ( Church of Santiago, Church of Las Bárbaras or the Collegiate Church of Santa María del Campo ), the old Jewish quarter or the gardens of San Carlos , where legend has it that the ghost of the late Sir John Moore's lover roams the area every anniversary of his death.

Attention!!! On Tuesday, January 25 and Wednesday, January 26, we do not make visits for health reasons.

At the end of the visit we will make a draw for 3 postcards.
Duration: Approximately 2 hours

It is mandatory to come with a mask.
From November to March, the possibility of making a visit without a 4-HOUR PREVIOUS RESERVATION is not guaranteed.
The maximum number of people per visit is 20, in accordance with the restrictions of the Xunta de Galicia in relation to COVID-19.
If the weather conditions do not allow it, the visit will be suspended. You would be notified 30 minutes in advance.
A minimum number of 5 attendees is required to carry out the visit.
In case of not being able to attend, please cancel the reservation as soon as possible.
The possibility to book a tour for Tuesday closes at 12 noon the day before.
The possibility to book a tour for Wednesday closes at 12 noon the day before.

Sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

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  • Meeting point:
    Pl. Marqués de San Martín, 1766, 1500...
    Pl. Marqués de San Martín, 1766, 15001 La Coruña, Spain
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    The guide will be in front of the Church of San Jorge with his white umbrella and corresponding accreditation.

How much does this tour cost?

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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
There is no minimum number of people 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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