Praza das Praterías
Fuente de los Caballos
Museo das Peregrinacións e de Santiago
The recently converted building on Praza das Praterías stages changing exhibitions on the themes of pilgrimage and Santiago (man and...
Following the cathedral walls you enter Praza da Quintana. Here is the cathedral's Puerta Santa, opened only in holy years.
Head to the downstairs dance floor for Latin and salsa beats.
The house speciality is tablas (trays) of delectable cheeses and sausages, but there are plenty of other tapas and raciones (large...
Praza das Praterías information
Praza das Praterías is marked with the Fuente de los Caballos (1829) fountain, with Catedral de Santiago de Compostela's south facade at the top of the steps. Curiously, the Casa do Cabildo, facing it on the lower side of the square, is no more than a 3m-deep facade, erected in 1758 to embellish the plaza.