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Large, pleasant city plaza containing the church of St. James.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the Plaza where everyone who completes the Camino come to as the “finishing line” of their journey. A large spacious plaza with the Cathedral on one side and other buildings such as the Parador on the side. It’s an emotional and happy experience...More

Thank JoeCool_KL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a grand plaza at the end of the pilgrims' trail. It features the main entrance to the cathedral, the Palacio de Raxoi, and is the start and finish point of the treacherous road train. There are buskers, beggars, vendors, and pilgrims galore, and...More

Thank padreray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great historical square. dripping with history and great to get a guided tour. most of the tour guides speak very very quickly so need to get them to slow down a bit.

Thank annette231
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately the main entrance to the Cathedral on the praza is undergoing renovations for the next few years. The scaffolding on the Cathedral detract from the the large praza. It can be amusing at times to watch the young pilgrims flow into the space singing...More

Thank Dutetre
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Plaza gous hand in hand with the Cathedral. It is part of the Centre of Old Town. Make sure you see the Ladies with the red umbrellas for a free walking Tour of the Town. Its 2 hours long and starts at 11.00 am....More

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Next to the Church and fun for looking around. Bring wine and have a seat. Lots of picture taking opportunities!

Thank CarolRororo
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The plaza attracts thousands of tourists and pilgrims who have completed whatever Camino they have undertaken. It is thus a venue for much joy and happiness.

Thank Libby H
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The best way to see this lovely square is to sit at the Terrace bar of the Parador and watch the world go by. It is a beautiful place with so much going on.

Thank plantsman_10
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The most important peace of art - facade of the cathedral is under renovation. The square is OK with the classical buildings around but the cathedral make it unique and just now you can´t enjoy it because it is covered. The best idea is to...More

Thank Jaroslaw M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A very nice place in Santiago de Compostela, right next to the cathedral and where you can see the main facade (wich unfortunately now it is covered as it goes under restauration).

Thank stefanprisacariu
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