Things to see in the Cáceres and surronding area
In the north of the province of Cáceres you will find some of the best swimming lakes and natural swimming pools in Extremadura. These are our favourites.
Jaraíz is one of the foremost towns in the county of La Vera, famous for its paprika and the Yuste monastery where the Habsburg king and Holy Roman Emperor Charles V died.
Thanks to its rich history and the blending of diverse cultures Badajoz is a jewel in the crown of Spanish tourism. Come and discover the riches within its walls.
A tour around the cathedrals, a visit to the aqueduct, a stroll around the parks, tasting the local cuisine… the list of things to see and do in Plasencia is endless.
Read on for our run down of the top destinations in Extremadura. From UNESCO World Heritage Sites to breathtaking natural settings, and fine monuments and ruins, we’ve got the ins and outs on what this off-the-beaten track destination has to offer.
Come discover the splendid little town of Zafra, nestled in the province of Badajoz. This tiny enclave was an important strategic stronghold for centuries.
Those who are looking for a unique experience are sure to find it Granadilla, Cáceres’s very own ‘ghost town’.
The beautiful nature and idyllic villages of Las Hurdes make it one of the most attractive regions in the province of Cáceres.
Come explore the charming little town of Jarandilla de la Vera in the province of Extremadura, steeped in history and nestled in one of the most verdant natural settings in Spain.