A Coruña gets top ratings from cruise guests
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 09:37 by a-coruna
A Coruña gets top ratings from cruise guests, according to the guest satisfaction survey conducted by the Port Authority using a Ratenow device and is based on data gathered from 1155 respondents in the period January to December 2019.
The high level of guest satisfaction is a result of a unique collaboration between the port and a wide range of partners at the destination: terminal, ship agents, touroperators, port services, tourism office. This network successfully joins together the entire value chain in A Coruña as friendly cruise destination to secure the best experience for every visiting cruise ship, guest and crew member.
A Coruña is situated in the Northwestern corner of the Iberian Peninsula. Part of Galicia Region (green Spain) is a city to discover and keep the secret.
The Cruise Terminal (500 sq. mts) located in the city centre is close to the enchanting old town and next to the city centre, commercial and leisure pedestrian areas, restaurants, beaches and sea promenade.
Main tourist attractions are the glass galleries of old buildings, the Tower of Hercules (currently operating ancient roman lighthouse declared Unesco World Heritage Site), Orzán and Riazor beaches, St. Anton Castle and St. Charles Gardens (privileged position to watch all the port of A Coruña, and visit, a tomb and monument raised, the Scottish General Sir John Moore, who died in the Battle of Corunna in 1809 fighting while defending the embarkation of the English army against the French Napoleonic troops).
Its gastronomy is also worth a visit: "tapas", sea food and fish, octopus, galician soup, pork meat with turnip tops...