Things to see in Ourense
What to see in Ourense, the spa town steeped in history
Ourense’s thermal waters are its most obvious attraction, but the city also has a lovely historic quarter and a rich gastronomic tradition based on its fishing industry.
Ourense’s Plaza Mayor: Spain’s most unique
Ourense’s main square is one of Spain’s most unique, since its sloping ground makes it highly unusual and a great point of interest, just like its lively atmosphere.
Ourense cathedral: the city’s living history
More than eight centuries of history have left their mark on Ourense’s San Martiño cathedral, in its structure, ornamentation and varied architectural styles.
Saint Francis Cloister, Ourense’s jewel
It may go unnoticed but Saint Francis Cloister is one of Ourense’s treasures thanks to its well-preserved architecture halfway between Romanesque and Gothic.
As Ermidas, a pretty village with a sanctuary in Ourense
With its truly spectacular setting and its magnificent sanctuary, As Ermidas is essential on any trip to Ourense.