Visit Extremadura: tourism and sightseeing

Here you can find many of our favourite places throughout Extremadura with full reviews on Spain This Way...

Alcantara (Caceres Province)

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Alcantara has an impressive Roman bridge and the convent of San Benito has a lovely Gothic cloister. [...]

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Badajoz (Badajoz Province)

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Badajoz has a lovely mix of Spanish and Moorish buildings. Plaza Alta with its brick-patterned buildings is a highlight. [...]

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Caceres (Caceres Province)

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Caceres is a beautiful town and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is home to a colony of storks. [...]

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Guadalupe (Caceres Province)

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The Monastery of Guadalupe is a beautiful Mudejar style monastery and a major pilgrim destination. [...]

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Merida (Badajoz Province)

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Merida is home to some excellent Roman ruins and its Roman theatre is still in use today. [...]

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Plasencia (Caceres Province)

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Plasencia has an attractive old centre with an arcaded main square. It is surrounded by medieval walls. [...]

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Trujillo (Caceres Province)

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Trujillo is considered to have one of the most beautiful main square in the whole of Spain! [...]

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