About Santiago de Compostela
The 2019 IPA/ SEPG Joint International Congress will be held in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. As the capital of Spain's Galecia region, Santiago de Compostela is the final point of the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route.
The currency used in Spain is the Euro (EUR). There are ATMs widely available for cash withdrawal. Credit cards are also accepted at most hotels, restaurants and shops.
Standard electrical voltage in Spain is 220 Volts and 50 Hertz.
The official language of the 2019 Joint Congress is English.
Santiago de Compostela is in the Central European Summer Time Zone (CEST), which is two hours ahead of the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)
Tipping is not expected in Santiago de Compostela, however it is certainly appreciated. Read more tipping advice when traveling in Spain.
The Santiago de Compostela Airport is an international airport and is about 10km from the city.
Average temperatures in September are between 74°F/23°C and 54°F/12°C.