A Coruña: Tour of the Old and New City
- Duration: 2 hours
Immerse yourself in Galician culture in A Coruña and enjoy a 2-hour guided walking tour through the city. Visit famous landmarks and sample traditional cuisine along the way. Start your walking adventure in the heart of the city and visit highlights like the Marina, the Méndez Núñez Gardens, and the María Pita Square. Make a turn and enter the San Carlos Gardens. Stop here to capture amazing photos at the viewpoint. Pass the Santiago church, the San Agustín Market, Riazor, and hear the history from your local guide. Next, prepare for some food tasting. Stop in a traditional Galician restaurant to enjoy the authentic flavors of the region. Continue to the incredible Tower of Hercules, the only working Roman lighthouse in the world. Explore the tower and admire the spectacular ocean views from inside. After the tour, feel free to ask your local guide for recommendations on restaurants...
After meeting at Maria Pita Square, this two-hour walking tour will take you to visit the most famous monuments of the city and to experience the local flavor of its neighborhoods. You'll see Saint Carlos Gardens (Giardini San Carlos), a lovely garden with a view down the hill to the harbor. Then, you'll visit Real Street, the main downtown street of the city, lined with shops and little restaurants. The most important part of the tour will be your visit to the streets of the Old Town and the local markets of Lugo Square. Your local and official tour guide will keep it entertaining and enjoyable with fascinating commentary! You'll discover who Maria Pita was, what is the link between Pablo Picasso and A Coruña, what is the story behind the oldest lighthouse in the world, the Hercules Tower, and more. And of course, they'll give you the best advice about where to go to get the best food,...
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Very interesting route to get to know the city: its historical forgiveness, its history, its gastronomy, ...