Since in the early years of the ninth century the tomb of Saint James was discovered, innumerable people have come as pilgrims to Compostela. Since very early on the pilgrimage to Santiago became the main religious and cultural event of the... read more
Padrón is the place where it all allegedly started, the first place-name to appear in Galicia’s most fundamental legend: the Jacobean. It has left its imprint on the sanctuaries, on the names of places and on the very atmosphere... read more
In order to become acquainted with Galicia 's limitless and extremely interesting heritage, we suggest the following routes from Santiago, which you can make in your own vehicle or as part of the organised sightseeing tours from Santiago.