Make the best of your time in Porto and visit one of the most historical cities of Spain, Santiago de Compostela, and a very beautiful local town, Viana do Castelo. Enjoy a private tour to Santiago from Porto next to your private driver and a local tour guide.
Firstly we will pick you up from your place of choice in Porto. After that your private driver will take you to Santiago de Compostela via Viana do Castelo.
Our team of experts will help you organise the best possible tour. The itinerary will be adjusted to your personal desire. Get in touch with us for a personalised proposal.
Points of interest and landmarks
During this private tour to Santiago from Porto you will get to know one of the most visited pilgrimage sites in the whole world. Get to know this World Heritage site where it is said one of the 12 Apostles of Christ has been buried.
Santiago de Compostela is the final line of the famous ¨Way of St James¨. It is packed with students (it has one of the oldest universities of Spain), locals, tourists and pilgrims, which gives the place a unique atmosphere. Destroyed by the Muslims at the end of the 10th century, Santiago was completely rebuilt in the following century. With its Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque buildings, the Old Town of Santiago is one of the most beautiful urban areas of the World.
Santiago hosts several monuments and emblematic places, due to which it has been declared a world heritage site. The most known and visited monument of the city is the Cathedral, which is a masterpiece of Romanesque architecture. You will get to know the secrets and history of the city with a local private official guide.
After Santiago you will start driving back, but you will stop halfway in Viana do Castelo. This city is one of the most beautiful cities of Northern Portugal. It had an important role in the Portuguese discoveries, and it has been one of the main cod fishing area of Portugal. Enjoy a fantastic view of the ocean from Santa Luzia hill. There you will visit the Basilique of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
Finally your private driver will drive you back to your hotel. However our proposal has a duration of 10 hours, we can adjust this to your desire.