Mirador Parque da Alameda, Santiago de Compostela
(4.5/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
The view from Mirador Parque da Alameda is an emblem of the city that fills every postcard rack in town. The cathedral takes center stage for this view over the historic district, as it did spiritually throughout the city's development. Seen from this angle, you can admire the details that make the cathedral an architectural feat. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the panoramic spectacle. Work out when and for how long to visit Mirador Parque da Alameda and other Santiago de Compostela attractions using our handy Santiago de Compostela holiday planner.
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  • The park features a beautiful view of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. Very wooded, well preserved, and super great to walk and enjoy the beautiful nature of this charming city.
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  • The Park is very close to go take a nice walk. For my taste, the best views are from the viewpoint, but from the right side of the Park, where you have the view of the Cathedral and the Palace of Rajoy. There are some very nice pictures.
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  • From the viewpoint of the Alameda Park one is decades of University life, enjoying the lung of the city. The Park is of great value u has very interesting tree species.
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