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Mazarelos Arch

  • View of the top of the Mazarelos Arch by night. Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña © Turgalicia

    View of the top of the Mazarelos Arch by night. Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña © Turgalicia





Siglo XI


Plaza de Mazarelos s/n
15705 Santiago de Compostela
A Coruña, Galicia

Telephone+34 981555129


Medieval wall entrance.

The only Medieval wall entrance still standing.

The arch of Mazarelos is the only entrance o the old medieval wall that is still standing. According to the 'Calixtine Codex', wine from Orense entered the city. The arch is located between Calle del Cardenal Payá and the Plaza de Mazarelos. Located in one of the most visited areas of Santiago de Compostela.

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To be confirmed 2020


Santiago de Compostela
Santiago (é) Tapas

Dance groups performing and parading on Muiñeira Day, part of the Ascension festival in Santiago de Compostela © EFE

To be confirmed 2021

Santiago de Compostela
The Ascensión Festivities

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