Meet La Coruña in a pleasant, personal and educational way. Let this city envelop you for 3 hours, let every corner talk to you, let every smell heat deep inside you and let the story of such a beautiful city provoke new sensations of those that bristle the hairs of your body.
Welcome to the Crystal City, a place that combines beauty, strength and history. You can walk its narrow streets in the company of a knowledgeable personal guide of the area, able to give you a wide range of experiences that will surely become unforgettable memories. Next to him, you will walk through one of the architectural works that involved a revolution in the early 19th century, you will climb a lighthouse dating from the 2nd century A.D. and you will taste the richest delicacies that this beautiful port city can offer you.
Most important sites & Monuments in this private tour
The meeting point will be The Obelisk, since it is located right at the center of the city, from there we will head towards the cantons, to come face to face with a set of famous characters that have been sculpted and scattered around the streets, leaving to La Coruña populated by bronze statues, among them one of the most famous is that of John Lennon.
On our tour we will also encounter majestic buildings such as the Columbus Theater or the Alfonzo Kiosk, until we reach the Maritime Club, a place that will leave you breathless thanks to the glass covered galleries of Marina Avenue, this is the fundamental reason for why La Coruña is also called The Crystal City.
We´ll continue our excursion delving into the Old City, in which we will visit María Pita Square to explain who this extraordinary woman was and why she is considered a hero. Then we will stroll through the medieval part, where we will visit the Church of Santiago and the San Carlos Gardens, a point of great importance during the Spanish War of Independence, we will also have the opportunity to visit the Tomb of General Moore.
The next stop will be Calle Real (Royal Street), where we can buy souvenirs of this walk and taste the typical food of La Coruña in the San Agustín Market, here we will also have the opportunity to see the wide variety of fresh products of the estuary. We will take a short walk through the Plaza del Humor (Humor Square) and close such an evening with a flourish, going to visit The Tower of Hercules, which is the oldest Roman lighthouse in the world, not to say that is the only one still standing.
The city: La Coruña
In addition to being one of the oldest and most important ports in Spain, this city also enjoys several awards to its credit, in reality it is 3 records, the first is to have the oldest lighthouse in the world that is still functional, and Of course we are referring to The Hercules Tower. The second prize is won by the glazed galleries of La Marina, which according to the Guinness record team is the largest glazed complex on the entire planet. And the last prize is rather a title, because La Coruña has the longest Maritime Promenade in all of Europe, 13 kilometers long.
Our Private Tours & Experiences at Tour Travel & More
We are one of the few tour companies that focus 100% on the taste of the traveler, offering unique experiences and enriched by the extensive cultural background of our private guides. We never offer 2 equal excursions, as each one has its attractions, epic moments and great photographs that can only be taken once in a lifetime.
On the other hand, for long walks or between cities, we put at your disposal luxurious private vehicles, which already have an experienced driver, so you do not waste time trying to find the destination, but instead dedicate yourself to enjoy the trip to the fullest.
For these and many other things, Tour Travel & More is undoubtedly the company you want and need during your walks in La Coruña. Book now.