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Free Walking Tour of Lugo
Activities in Lugo

Free Walking Tour of Lugo

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Discover the cultural heritage of Lugo's historic center when you take our fantastic guided walking tour of the ancient Roman city. Best of all, it's free!

Free Tour of Lugo

Our free guided tour of Lugo begins at the giant chess set in Plaza Mayor square. The route takes us from this point through the historical heart of this elegant city and past some of the most important sights.

Lugo, called Lucus Augusti during the times of the Roman Empire, is home to two UNESCO World Heritage Sites - the Roman Wall and Lugo Cathedral. It is also one of the principal stops on the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route which runs along the north of Spain.

After exploring the essential sights around the historical center of Lugo, it is time to try some of the famous local gastronomy in the traditional bars and eateries around the Plaza do Campo square.

You name the price

Our guides work exclusively work for the tips they receive from the participants. At the end of the tour, it is up to you to decide how much they tour was worth with the donation you give.

Important information

  • You can make a reservation for a maximum of 6 people for this free tour of Lugo.
  • Children under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult. A maximum of three children is allowed per adult.
  • On the tour we will not enter any monument which requires payment, however, we will visit their exterior grounds.


Adults Children under 12 years old
Free Tour in English

Free Tour in English

  • Adults

  • Children under 12 years old


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Language English

The tour includes an English speaking guide, but the tour can sometimes be carried out in two languages.


English speaking guide specialized in the history of Lugo.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up to 2 days before (Lugo local time) if there are still places available.


Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.


No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).


Meeting point

The giant chess set in Plaza Mayor square in Lugo.


If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.

When the minimum number of participants (4) is not reached, we will contact you to offer you other alternatives.

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