From Santiago de Compostela: La Coruña and Betanzos

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Experience the mystic allure of Galicia in just one day! Discover the historical landmarks of A Coruña and Betanzos on foot, and indulge in the best Spanish omelet in town. Dont miss this adventure!


  • Visit Hercules Tower, the oldest lighthouse of Roman origin
  • Take a walking tour through La Coruña
  • See Betanzos, a Medieval settlement
  • Taste a Spanish omelet


Get ready to live an unforgettable adventure in beautiful Galicia! Our excursion starts at Plaza de Galicia, in the heart of Santiago de Compostela. From there, we'll head to the beautiful coastal city of La Coruña, where incredible views and a fascinating history await us. Our first stop will be the Tower of Hercules, the oldest Roman lighthouse in the world, offering stunning views of the majestic Atlantic Ocean! You can climb up to its viewpoint and feel like a true Roman explorer. Next, we'll embark on an exciting walking tour through La Coruña, discovering its most iconic monuments and charming streets. The Church of San Jorge, the Church of Santiago, the Mirador, the Jardin de San Carlos, and the Riazor Beach are just some of the places we'll visit on this thrilling adventure. But the fun doesn't end here! We'll head towards Betanzos, an impressive medieval city, known as the 'Betanzos of the Knights'. It was one of the seven provincial capitals of the former Kingdom of Galicia, and its old town is declared a Historic-Artistic Site. The city is famous for its Gothic architecture and for being the birthplace of 'The Best Spanish Omelet'. It's a unique opportunity to taste this delicious dish, which is contested every year in a competition featuring expert chefs from all over Spain. Don't miss the chance to experience a unique adventure in Galicia. Book now and discover the beauty, history, and delicious cuisine of these two impressive cities!


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