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Things to do in Galicia

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Botafumeiro (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #1 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #2 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Cultural

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 #3 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #4 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
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Ranked #5 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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Praza do Obradoiro (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #6 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Large, pleasant city plaza containing the church of St. James.
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Ranked #7 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks

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 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Islands; Beaches; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
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Portico de la Gloria (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #9 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #10 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #11 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: National Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #12 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Ferries/ Boats; Other
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Ranked #13 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Ancient Ruins; Historic Sites; Cultural

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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Ranked #14 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Ancient Ruins; Cultural
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Cabo Vilan (Camarinas)
Ranked #15 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #16 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Mirador Ezaro (Dumbria)
Ranked #17 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Lookouts; Outdoors
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Faro de Fisterra (Finisterre)
Ranked #18 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Playa Lanzada (O Grove)
Ranked #19 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #20 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #21 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks
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Cabo Ortegal (Carino)
Ranked #22 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #23 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #24 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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Ranked #25 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Ancient Ruins; Cultural
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Ranked #26 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Monte de San Pedro (La Coruna)
Ranked #27 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
This was a military fort but now turned into a beautiful park with historic information posted everywhere.
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Monasterio de San Martin Pinario (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #28 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #29 of 268 attractions in Galicia
Category: Religious Sites; Hiking Trails; Trails; Cultural
Owner description: This 480-mile route, passing through northern Spain and Southern France, leads to the cathedral at Santiago de Compostela,... more » Owner description: This 480-mile route, passing through northern Spain and Southern France, leads to the cathedral at Santiago de Compostela, which many believe houses the remains of St. James the Apostle. « less
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Hostal de los Reyes Catolicos (Santiago de Compostela)
Ranked #30 of 268 attractions in Galicia
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