Free Walking Tour Pontevedra

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Duration: 2:00
Provided by Walking Eating Galicia
The closest date you can book this product is for 02.12.2023. See products available today and tomorrow.
Spanish  |  5:00 PM & 11:00 AM
from €0 Tip based

Overview of the tour in Pontevedra

The visit starts from Praza da Ferrería, the very heart of the city, where we will explain the evolution of Pontevedra through the centuries. From a strategic point to cross the river in Roman times, continuing with a busy 15th century in which the sailors of Pontevedra conquered the seas, until the present moment, in which Pontevedra is considered a model of urban development that has obtained various awards international
We will move to the imposing Iglesia de la Peregrina, which shows us the Way to Santiago. The tour continues to the Alameda with the government buildings and the Basilica of Santa María, the old church built by the city's sailors. We will cross squares and streets of the city to finish the visit at the Mercado de Abastos, the best place in all of Pontevedra to taste the local gastronomy.
Which Greek hero is the legendary founder of the city? How did Pontevedra become such a powerful city in the late Middle Ages? What are the best places to enjoy Galician food? What is behind the mysterious Pedro Madruga, and why has he been so important to human history?

This activity includes:

  • Mercado de Abastos
  • Iglesia de Santa María la Mayor
  • Igrexa da Virxe Peregrina
  • Praza da Ferraría

Our Guides

David — Guide of Free Walking Tour Pontevedra, Spain
Lucía — Guide of Free Walking Tour Pontevedra, Spain
Merichel — Guide of Free Walking Tour Pontevedra, Spain

Meeting point

Praza de Ferrerías

On arrival

Meeting point: Praza de Ferrerías. LOOK FOR THE BLUE UMBRELLA.

Things to note

Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the activity starts.
At the end of the tour, you are free to price it.
A minimum quota of 2 people is required for the freetour in order to take place.
Look for the guide with BLUE UMBRELLA
Places are limited, cancel if you are not attending, so others can participate.
Maximum of 6 people per group of friends/family. If various bookings are made with different james the guide can deny your participation.
Thank you!

Free Cancellation

You are free to cancel a booking anytime. We kindly remind you to cancel bookings you cannot arrive for. Being reported as absent decreases your customer level points and the benefits you can enjoy.

Spanish  |  5:00 PM & 11:00 AM
from €0 Tip based
Tours Organized by Walking Eating Galicia