Things to see in Cáceres
Cáceres’ charm lies in its palaces, castles, plazas and parks. So much so, that once you leave, you’ll be longing to come back!
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.
Come explore the Plaza Mayor of Cáceres, the city’s boisterous social and cultural epicentre. Flanked by historic landmarks, it offers a wonderful selection of bars and restaurants where you can savour local delicacies right at the foot of the Old Town.
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.
Those who are looking for a unique experience are sure to find it Granadilla, Cáceres’s very own ‘ghost town’.
Cover explore Mérida, a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. Dubbed ‘Little Rome’, this trove of historical and architectural treasures will have you in awe.
Guadalupe is famous for its monastery and its perfectly preserved historic centre, which attracts thousands of visitors every year.
Just a few kilometres from Cáceres lies the fantasy-like landscape of Los Barruecos, which was used to film scenes from Game of Thrones. Come and take a look behind the scenes.
In Cáceres Cathedral, coats of arms carved into stone keep alive the memory of the most important family lines in the city.