Santiago de Compostela topics
A central part of the city is cruised by numerous buses running in rather short intervals of 20 minutes. Bus tickets should be bought in advance in special stalls. A cost of a ticket will not exceed 2 Euro.
Tourists limited in time are advised to make a trip by a special excursion train starting from the Praza do Obradoiro station which is located next to the same name square. The route of the train runs though the most beautiful and remarkable spots of the city. A cost of a trip by the excursion train will be about 5 Euro meanwhile children under 12 years old may enjoy a trip at a cost of 3 Euro only.
The building of the City Hall hosts a central tourist information office providing foreign guests with leaflets containing the list and descriptions of local landmarks. Tourists will also have a chance to specify the schedule of cultural events held in the city during their visit. The office also books excursions and tours offering sufficient discounts for groups of tourists.
To hunt some memorable gifts tourists are recommended to set to the historical district of the city which accumulates a vast choice of gift shops featuring attractive pricing policy.
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