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Santiago de Compostela Tourist Train

Praza do Obradoiro, 15704, Spain
+34 981 55 51 29
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A total waste of time, money, and.pain killers

A diabolical experience and one.I would strongly recommend against. Travelogue, if you can call it... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Sandra L
,
Warwick, Australia
via mobile
I wanted to jump off the train

Sheer torture. Manages to tour the ugliest, newest, most desolate areas of SDC. They wouldn't... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Faye074
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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A JOURNEY THAT WILL SURPRISE YOU: go around the old town, discover gardens featuring designer architecture and enjoy panoramic views of the monumental quarter and the magnificent Cathedral.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good52%
  • Average2%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
25 Oct 2016
“A total waste of time, money, and.pain killers”
21 Aug 2016
“I wanted to jump off the train”
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Praza do Obradoiro, 15704, Spain
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+34 981 55 51 29

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

A diabolical experience and one.I would strongly recommend against. Travelogue, if you can call it that, in.Spanish &'English only. No headphones with a language choice. Solid roof so photos a non starter. Jolting and lurching over cobbled streets and rutted byways on thinly padded seats...More

1  Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Sheer torture. Manages to tour the ugliest, newest, most desolate areas of SDC. They wouldn't show me a route map so I could see if it would be a good tour. The driver tried to cram 4 people on a bench regardless of what size...More

1  Thank Faye074
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Probably the worst tourist train I have ever had to endure. If you want to discover the worst of Santiago de Compostela waste 6 Euros.

Thank Gordon1952
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Every half hour and a good run around the town but the seats were rock hard , the commentary in English barely audible on account of the train going over the cobbles and the speed of delivery, in both Spanish and English which was far...More

1  Thank julian H
Reviewed 16 April 2016

This little mini train trip around the city gives you a good idea of the layout. It's only takes around 45 minutes to complete the journey & it runs every hour from 10am from the central Praza do Obradoiro, right beside the Cathedral

Thank C_and_H_11
Reviewed 4 September 2015

This is a dreary trip around the dreary back streets of Santiago, with a commentary in Spanish and English that is equally gabbled in both languages. There is one point on the journey where there is a partly decent view of the cathedral, but while...More

2  Thank Immlang
Reviewed 30 April 2015

This was a fulfilling 45 minutes, some concerns, notwithstanding. We got to see part of the city we would not otherwise have reached on foot. The train went through the old town, weaving in and out of centuries old streets and buildings. We got to...More

2  Thank sixtys0mething
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Hopped on this train in the main square outside the cathedral . At this point we did not understand that we would be shown the university campus and the park. We found the trip interesting but if you thought you would be touring the medieval...More

Thank catheeTonbridge
Reviewed 13 March 2014

I've read the reviews from other people, and just can't understand why everyone like this ride so much. Once the train sets off, you're stuck with it for 45 mins - there is no option to get off. It begins in the main square outside...More

3  Thank pmbma
Reviewed 1 October 2013

I saw this train in the large square in front of the Cathedral and since I was tired of walking around, decided to take the 45 min. tour. It was a nice surprise. The commentary was in Spanish and English and the train goes out...More

5  Thank Esther P
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