A stroll through the streets of this town will enable you to make contact with its people, its culture, its traditions and popular festivals so that you can experience Extremadura in full.
- Young people
- Single people
- Senior citizens
- Single people
Don Benito Ethnographic Museum
The building that houses this museum of customs is a manor house that belonged to the Count of Campos de Orellana
Classic Automobile Museum
The Don Benito Automobile Museum exhibits cars, tractors and lorries, some of which are over 100 years old.
The bead trees of Bulevar del Pilar
Two impressive bead tree specimens standing 15 metres tall
The Palm Trees of Bulevar del Pilar
It is well worth taking a stroll along this modern boulevard, where water and vegetation are the main features.
Medellín - Guadiana River
As the Guadiana river passes through the town of Medellín, there is a natural bathing area, equipped to ensure a pleasant day of recreation.
On the left bank of the Guadiana River, between Don Benito and Mérida, we find the town of Medellín.
Romans, Visigoths and Moors settled here and left their imprint on the architecture of Don Benito.
Medellín roman ensemble
Visiting ruins at Medellín is like returning to the glorious Roman past of the antique city Metellinum.
Although its recent past is Christian, the origin of the Medellín Castle is Moslem, which can clearly be seen in the structure of this fortress which has been declared a cultural heritage site.
Parish Church of Santiago
The town of Don Benito in Badajoz has a parish church with the dimensions of a cathedral which reminds us of its powerful past.