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Sanctuary of La Virgen del Puerto

In a picturesque enclave, set amidst vegetation with impressive views of the Jerte Valley.

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Plasencia , Cáceres (Extremadura)

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  • In a picturesque enclave, set amidst vegetation with impressive views of the Jerte Valley.

    The sanctuary of the patron of Plasencia, Nuestra Señora del Puerto, the well-known chapel of La Virgen del Puerto, is located a few kilometres from the town centre. This sanctuary from the year 1644 is set amidst holm-oaks and scree, with impressive views of the Jerte Valley and the town. Inside it you will find a museum with possessions of the virgin.  

  • Origin:
  • 16th century
  • Construction:
  • Sanctuary
  • Period in history:
  • 16th century

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