Galicia’s artisans open their workshops to the public, giving you an opportunity to view or purchase some of their work. The ‘Obradoiros abertos’ mobile app allows you to locate them anywhere along the way.
You can purchase fresh local products and enjoy the country’s best cuisine at Galicia’s many rural shops, or at indoor markets, street markets and fish markets in cities and towns. Many of them are located in historic buildings, allowing you to experience the hustle and bustle of daily life.
What you can buy in the Way
Craftsmanship of Galicia
More than 150 craftsmen of Galicia open their workshops to the public. An opportunity to see or acquire some of their works.
Under the brand name “Artesanía de Galicia” (Craftsmanship of Galicia), the Department of Commerce of the Xunta de Galicia (Government of Galicia) has started up what is called “Rutas de artesanía” (Craft Routes), linked to the Ways of St. James