In La Coruna cruise ships dock in Porto Da Coruna, right in the center of La Coruna where you have almost everything on walking distance. The cruise terminal is brand new and is flanked by a big shopping center, Los Cantones. In front of the cruise terminal is the local Marina.
During a cruise vacation to Spain, La Coruna is a popular destination. This historic city is nicely located along the Atlantic Ocean. La Coruna is especially popular due to the possible excursions to Santiago De Compostela.
In La Coruna is a nice cruise terminal equipped with all the necessary facilities. Next to it you can find the modern shopping center Los Cantones.
Language in La Coruna
The language in La Coruna is Spanish, but on touristic spots you can also use English.
Currency in La Coruna
The currency in La Coruna is Euro (€). You can find ATM’s along the city.
Opening times in La Coruna
Opening times differ a lot around Spain, but generally are as follows:
Monday to Saturday
from 9.30h - 14.00h
and from 17.00h - 20.00h
On Sundays and holidays shops are closed. Of course there are exceptions
Torre de Hercules
Torre de Hercules is a lighthouse from the 2nd century AD. It's the main symbol of the city surrounded by a public park. Torre de Hercules is UNESCO World Heritage Site
Orzan and Riazor Beaches
Orzan and Riazor are the most famous beaches. They are located opposite the port on the other side of the peninsula. It's a place for summer festivals and parties
Ciudad Vieja is the oldest part of La Coruna. Beautiful old streets and squares revive the city's history. There are lots of small cafes and shops
The cruise port of La Coruna is close to the city center. It's easy to discover everything on foot. Close to the cruise terminal are several bus stops. You can reach Torre de Hercules by bus nr. 3 or 5
La Coruna offers a lot of possibilities. You can stay in La Coruna to explore the city. The nearby Santiago De Compostela is also a nice cruise excursion. You can reach it by bus, train or by taxi.
La Coruna has a warm oceanic climate with dry summers and humid winters. The average annual temperature in La Coruna in summer is between 22°C and 27°C and in winter is between 5°C and 9°C.
Excursions in Santiago De Compostela
Excursions in La Coruna
In front of the cruise terminal exit is the Tourist Office where you can get more info and a free city map.
The following cruise lines offer itineraries and schedules to and from La Coruna: