Top ChoiceWalls in Lugo

Roman Walls

Roman Walls

The path running right round the top of the World Heritage–listed Roman walls is to Lugo what a maritime promenade is to a seaside resort: a place to jog, take an evening stroll, see and be seen. The walls,...

Cathedral in Lugo

Catedral de Santa María

Lugo's serene cathedral, inspired by Santiago de Compostela's, was begun in 1129, though work continued for centuries, yielding a stylistic melange ranging from Romanesque transepts to the neoclassical west...

Museum in Lugo

Museo Provincial

Lugo's main museum includes parts of the Gothic Convento de San Francisco and is one of Galicia's best and biggest museums. Well-displayed exhibits include ancient gold jewellery, Roman mosaics, Sargadelos...

Archaeological Site in Lugo

Domus do Mitreo

Just outside the cathedral's west doors you can investigate the subterranean remains of a Roman temple dedicated to the mysterious sun god Mithras, and of a Roman house with parts of mosaics and murals.

Archaeological Site in Lugo

Casa dos Mosaicos

These remains of a Roman mansion sit beneath an old town street, with some wonderfully preserved mosaics and murals.