Mirador Parque da Alameda, Santiago de Compostela

(4.6/5 based on 440+ 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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  • To see and enjoy the city of Santiago de Compostela from the top. A good ride to enjoy the city. Nature and tranquility. Almost a visit that you can not miss if you go to Santiago.
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  • Very relaxing Park with the Horseshoe promenade, the views over the Cathedral, and on the South campus and its halls. In the Park we find very curious and interesting tree species. Visit obliged.
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  • A perfect green area to walk around and admire beautiful views. The entire environment offers a feeling of incredible relaxing.
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  • Quiet and big park located in the city center with panoramic views of the Cathedral and the South Campus. Several monuments and sculptures are within its area. It has more than 1,500 trees and shrubs and 90 species of ornamental flora. It is frequently used to walk and practice running. Tranquilo, grande e céntrico parque con vistas panorámicas da Catedral e do Campus Sur. Varios monumentos e esculturas encóntranse na súa área. Ten más de 1.500 árbores e arbustos e noventa especies de plantas ornamentais. É frecuentemente usado para pasear e practicar “running”.
  • Calm place to daydream. There's a small abandoned church in the middle of the park.
  • The wonderfull place of Santiago. It has a good view of the Cathedral.
  • Beautiful park.
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