Santiago de Compostela: Hostal de los Reyes Católicos Tour
Follow in the footsteps of pilgrims and explore the majestic Hostal dos Reis Católicos. Discover the history and art of this old pilgrim’s hospital with a local guide.
- Explore the grounds of a former hospital built in 1499
- Take a guided tour of the National Parador of Santiago de Compostela
- See the Royal Chapel, royal halls, and multiple courtyards
- Learn more about the pilgrimage of Santiago de Compostela
DescriptionMeet your art historian guide outside the main entrance and discover the Parador of Santiago de Compostela, one of the most historic and important buildings in the city. Explore the building which now functions as the 5-star Hostal dos Reis Católicos hotel, but was built in 1499 by the Catholic monarchs to serve as a pilgrim's hospital and hostel. Discover the building’s most notable features including the royal halls, the four cloisters, four courtyards, the observatory, and the Royal Chapel. Admire one of the best-preserved examples of Spanish Plateresque architecture. Learn more about the stories associated with the pilgrimage of Santiago de Compostela. With the help of your expert guide, experience the history of the city in one of its most important buildings.
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