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Things to do in Galicia

 

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Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #1 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites

Santiago de Compostela Cathedral   The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela is the most famous place for pilgrimages in Spain. Santiago (St. James) became the patron saint of Spain... more »

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Ranked #2 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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Praza do Obradoiro (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #3 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Large, pleasant city plaza containing the church of St. James.
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Botafumeiro (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #4 of 233 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #5 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: National Parks
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Ranked #6 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Mountains
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Ranked #7 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Lighthouses

Tower of Hercules One of its main tourist attractions of La Coruña is the Tower of Hercules, which was built by the Romans in the 1st century AD. It is the only lighthouse of... more »

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Islas Cies Beach (Cies Islands)
Ranked #8 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Islands; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Beaches
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Ranked #9 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites

Roman Walls The Roman Paulus Fabius Maximus conquered Lugo in 13 BC. The Romans built walls along a length of 2117 meters and now Lugo is the only city in Europe to be surrounded... more »

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Arde Lucus (Lugo)
Ranked #10 of 233 attractions in Galicia
  • Roman takeover!03/22/2014
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Ranked #11 of 233 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #12 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Ferries/ Boats
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Mirador Ezaro (Santa Uxia de Ribeira)
Ranked #13 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Lookouts
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Ranked #14 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Beaches
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Monte de San Pedro (La Coruna)
Ranked #15 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
This was a military fort but now turned into a beautiful park with historic information posted everywhere.
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Playa Lanzada (O Grove)
Ranked #16 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Beaches
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Mirador Parque da Alameda (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #17 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Parks
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Ranked #18 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Ancient Ruins
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Ranked #19 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #20 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Ancient Ruins
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Ranked #21 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Waterfalls
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Camino de Finisterre (Finisterre)
Ranked #22 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Hiking Trails
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Ranked #23 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Beaches
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Cabo Vilan (Camarinas)
Ranked #24 of 233 attractions in Galicia
  • Beautiful07/08/2013
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Illa Pancha (Ribadeo)
Ranked #25 of 233 attractions in Galicia
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Faro de Fisterra (Finisterre)
Ranked #26 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Lighthouses
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Portico de la Gloria (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #27 of 233 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #28 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Castles
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The Hospital Real (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #29 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Architectural Buildings
A fusion of Plateresque and Renaissance styles gives this building, now a tourist center, a unique look.
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Ranked #30 of 233 attractions in Galicia
Category: Religious Sites
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