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I am Italo Pendola, qualified Galicia Tour Guide. Discover the best Santiago and Galicia on a private, customised Tour! From celtic open air villages to stunning Galician natural landscape. Urban guided visits can include St. James Cathedral in...more
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15705, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
+34 667 43 59 81
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

We were a large family group of 11 ranging in age from my 78 year old father to my 4 year old daughter on a cruise docked in Vigo for 8 hours. We gave Italo a handful and he managed all of us with ease....More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Italopendola, Gerente at Italo Pendola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2016

Thank you so much Steve for your words that motivate me even more in this activity where you are my center for one day and where I want you to feel at ease in such a nice area, having a good time and learning the...More

Reviewed 6 March 2016

Our group of 4 were delighted with the individualized walking tour we went on with Italo in Santiago de Compostela. We were met at our hotel and spent 3 hours in the town and surrounding area, enjoying all of the sites we wanted to see...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Italopendola, Gerente at Italo Pendola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2016

It's been a real pleasure for me too, thanks so much for your kind words. You motivate me to go even further! THANK you from my heart. Italo

Reviewed 15 September 2015

We wanted to see Santiago de Compostela, my 90 year old mother; my brother and myself. We were on a cruise docking at A Coruña. I saw Italo on Tripadvisor and asked for help. He was already booked up for the day but arranged for...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Italopendola, Gerente at Italo Pendola, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words! Team work..works! Kind regards from us!

Reviewed 6 September 2015

So good, writing my first positive review on tripadvisor. There are guides and then there are guides, Italo was one of the best. Truly passionate about Santiago, he keeps you entrenched in her history, secrets and little idiosyncrasies. italo is a dynamo of information with...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

We booked Italo for a walking tour of Santiago de Compostela for our family. Italo was a knowledgeable and gracious city host. It was a fabulous way to learn about the city and the history on our first day in town. We learnt an enormous...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

I found Italo on TA. My group of friends were delighted with my choice. The van that we rode in could have accomodated more than our party of 5. Italo knows much about Santiago and Galicia, and is very willing to share it. He told...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 24 June 2015

Italo met me in the lobby of my hotel for a solo tour of Santiago and Finisterre. Italo is very knowledgeable, kind, and speaks English well. Italo's tour of Sanitago allowed me to learn about historical architecture and the stories of this ancient city. His...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

After 30 straight days of walking 500 miles it was pure joy and luxury to sit in a taxi driven well by Jose while Italo enchanted us with history and stories of the towns we traversed on our way to Finisterre and Muxia. There is...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 16 May 2015

Beyond accommodating, friendly and knowledgeable about the every part of the city. Very interesting and fun to listen to and the wine tasting was amazing as well. We ended up spending almost 5 hours together because we were having such a good time. Don't waste...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Italopendola, Owner at Italo Pendola, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2015

Thank you so much Anthony for your kind words! Yes, we spend a good time thanks also to the kind support of Patxi the wine specialist! I hope you will keep good memories of your Santiago visit! Best regards, Italo

Reviewed 15 May 2015

From the first contact with Italo, who came highly recommended, communication was outstanding. All emails were answered promptly and it was never too much trouble to help us prepare our visit to Santiago with tips on what was worth seeing in the region. Our private...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Italopendola, Owner at Italo Pendola, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2015

Thank you so much Mrs.Jacqueline for your kind words. It's so special to feel the positive energy of visitors while they discover the beauties of this are little by little discovered. It was nice to share with you and your husband those pleasant moments, hoping...More

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Response from Italopendola | Property representative |
Good evening from Santiago. You find my email on side this page or whatsapp message to +34667435981 Thank you and I wait for your email. Italo Pendola
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