In our website there is a section for accomodation, where you will find a list of establishments sorted by their situation, price, category, etc. and where you can also make resevartions.
You can go for a wine to Rúa do Franco and Raíña Streets. Pubs and bars in San Paio de Antealtares and Porta do Camiño areas, and also in the new area of the city (Ensanche) surrounding Praza Roxa.
About 35 kms away, at Vilagarcía de Arousa or Noia.
It only functions on religious feasts designated by the Archbishopric or when someone requests it as an offering, which is very common in the high season and especially during Holy Years. More information in this web’s “Cathedral” section.
There are many restaurants in the old town as well as the new town. The wine/tapas area is on the Rúa do Franco and on the Rúa da Raiña. We reccomend that you visit the gastronomy section in our web site.
It is celebrated when the 25th of July falls on a Sunday. Due to leap years, it has an irregular frequency, every 6, 5, 6 and 11 years.
To attain the plenary absolution you do not need to do the Camino. It is enough to visit the Cathedral during a Holy Year, saying a prayer for the Pope's intentions, as well as confessing and taking the communion during a day two weeks before or after the visit.
The airport is about 10 km away. There is a set taxi fare of € 21 (including luggage). Empresa Freire runs a bus service to the airport from the bus station, from the railway station and city centre (Plaza de Galicia).
-By bus, only for national trips, booking a space for your bike (€ 10 supplement).
-By plane, with the tyres deflated and the handlebars turned around.
-By train, but only on regional trains.
-Sending your bike by mail or by a courier company.
At the Post Office, the bus station, airport and, for a short time, in the Pilgrim Office. Some private companies also offer left-luggage and/or bike storage services.
At the Xacobeo Tourist Office (Rúa Carretas 33, Phone: (+34) 902 33 20 10) or by visiting the web www.caminodesantiago.gal.
By doing the Way, and getting your Pilgrim Card stamped at the refuges. You have to do a minimum of 100kms by foot or by horse, or 200kms by bike.
-By foot, the way is sign-posted.
-By bus with the Monbus bus company (www.monbus.es).
Getting the local bus number 5 from Praza de Galicia. The price is €1.00 and has a frequency every 15-20mins.
Take No. 6 city bus in Praza de Galicia. The bus costs € 1.00 and departs every 15-20 minutes.