The Cathedral of Santiago:
an embrace for those who arrive
The Cathedral of Santiago, a universal sanctuary and pilgrimage destination, is a spacious and open door refuge. It embraces and welcomes the pilgrim, and encourages them to always keep a questing spirit in life.
The ritual of embracing Santiago the Apostle upon arriving at the Cathedral symbolizes this fraternal sentiment of welcoming another.
A pilgrimage is not just about the Way and walking through foreign lands towards a sanctuary, it is about becoming a better person each day you walk.Learn more about the Cathedral