The Pilgrim's Office receives and welcomes pilgrims arriving in Santiago who have walked, cycled or who have ridden on horseback to the Tomb of the Apostle Saint James the Elder. Here the “pilgrim credentials” are stamped with the end of The Way stamp, that of the Cathedral of Santiago, and here is where the traditional pilgrimage certificate known as the “Compostela” is issued.

Pilgrim's Office: Rúa Carretas, 33 - CP 15705. Santiago de Compostela

Telephone: 0034 981 568 846


Easter and from 1 April to 31 October: open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm (the closing time can be advanced up to 60 minutes depending on the inflow).

In winter, from 1 November until 31 March (except during Easter): open from Monday to Sunday from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm.

(Closed on 25 December and 1 January).

Pilgrim's Office Website