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Royal Monastery of Guadalupe

Royal Monastery of Guadalupe

Monument

This holy place, which has been declared a Universal World Heritage Site, stands opposite the Central Square.

Location:

Plaza Su Majestad Juan Carlos I, s/n Guadalupe , Cáceres (Extremadura)

Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida

Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida

Monument

Mérida's Roman past is still very obvious from the many monuments remaining, reflecting life in one of the Empire's provincial capitals.

Location:

Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida Mérida/ Alange, Badajoz (Extremadura)

The Alcazaba (Arab Fortress), a spectacular view

The Alcazaba (Arab Fortress), a spectacular view

Monument

The Alcazaba, or fortress, was the origin of the city, the dwelling of the Kings of the Taifa Kingdom and the defensive structure which made Badajoz a strategic fort to control the area's historical borders.

Location:

Cerro de la Muela Badajoz , Badajoz (Extremadura)

Monfragüe National Park

Monfragüe National Park

Nature area

The Monfragüe National Park is a wonderful place to visit for both ornithology and Mediterranean flora.

Location:

Villarreal de San Carlos Various municipalities, Cáceres (Extremadura)

Trujillo, birthplace of discoverers

Trujillo, birthplace of discoverers

Tourist destination

Already important in the Roman Empire, the Discovery of America brought it universal fame and greatness.

Location:

Plaza Mayor, s/n Trujillo, Cáceres (Extremadura)