Santiago De Compostela is the capital of Galicia, the autonomous region of North West Spain. The city is a well-known destination for tourists, especially pilgrims who come to see the famous cathedral, which is part of a wider UNESCO World Heritage site. The city also offers great access to the rest of Northern Spain as well as Portugal which is close by. Car hire in Santiago De Compostela is the best way to get around the city as well as being able to travel outside the city boundaries and explore the rich Galicia region.