A Travel Price Comparison for Spain La Laguna vs. Lugo for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit La Laguna or Lugo?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

Which city should you visit? Read on to compare the activities as well as the prices of travel for La Laguna and Lugo. We'll break down costs for accommodation, food, transportation and more to help you learn more about these two destinations. Then, you can figure out if either of these two places are accessible based on your travel budget, schedule, and interests. So, let's dig into it.

Where Should I go: La Laguna or Lugo?

La Laguna

Much of the area in Tenerife has expanded and grown to cater to the tourist crowd of Europe and the world. However, there is one gem tucked away that has maintained the charm and beauty of the old world. The historic city of La Laguna is the home of mansions, bars, eccentric small shops, and serves as a model for many of the colonial towns in North America. In 1999 the town was added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage sites.

Lugo

Located in northwestern Spain, Lugo is a city of the Galicia region best known for its old city, completely surrounded by Roman walls. Within these walls are some of Lugo's most impressive sights including a striking city hall, elaborate cathedral, and many beautiful city squares and plazas. The city is also known for its festivals and is the capital of a province of the same name.

For some great organized tour ideas, see The Best Tours for Seniors to Spain, The Best Contiki Tours to Spain, The Best G Adventures Tours to Spain, and The Best 3-Day Tours from Madrid.


Which place is cheaper, Lugo or La Laguna?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in La Laguna is €120, while the average daily cost in Lugo is €98. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each destination. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for La Laguna and Lugo in more detail.



Accommodation
  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    La Laguna 53
    Lugo 50
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    La Laguna 106
    Lugo 100
Compare Hotels in La Laguna and Lugo

Looking for a hotel in La Laguna or Lugo? Prices vary by location, date, season, and the level of luxury. See below for options and compare which is best for your budget and travel style.

Hotels in La Laguna


Hotels in Lugo


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Our Analysis
We've analyzed the average and typical hotel prices based on guest reviews, star ratings, and hotel amenities here: La Laguna Hotel Prices and Lugo Hotel Prices.

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    La Laguna 41
    Lugo 20

Is it cheaper to fly into La Laguna or Lugo?

Prices for flights to both Lugo and La Laguna change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.





Food
  • Food Meals for one day
    La Laguna 40
    Lugo 34

Entertainment
  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    La Laguna 28
    Lugo 13

Tours and Activities in Lugo

Here are a few actual costs in Lugo for available activities, ticket prices, and tours:

  • Private Guided Walking Tour: $82
  • ¡¡NEW!! Private Walking Tour with Local Guide: $82
  • Cathedral of Santa Maria Entry Ticket and Audio Guide: $8.71

Alcohol
  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    La Laguna 6.07
    Lugo 16


When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between La Laguna and Lugo, we can see that La Laguna is more expensive. And not only is Lugo much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Lugo would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Lugo and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in La Laguna would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in La Laguna than you might in Lugo.

If you're trying to decide if either of these two destinations are within your price range, also see Is La Laguna Expensive? and Is Lugo Expensive?.


Which is Bigger, La Laguna or Lugo?

La Laguna has a larger population, and is about 52% larger than the population of Lugo. When comparing the sizes of La Laguna and Lugo, keep in mind that a larger population does not always imply the destination has more attractions or better activities. So, always research the type of place that you want to visit along with the activities and attractions that interest you.