Things to see and do - Belmonte
Belmonte Travel guide
Belmonte : Michelin's recommendations
Belmonte was the birthplace of Fray Luis de León. It has retained several monumental gates, as well as a section of the ramparts linking it to its fortified castle.
Tourist attractions Belmonte : Things to see and do
calle del Recaredo Baíllo 36 E - 16640 Belmonte
Houses a collection of retables by local artists (15-17C). The choir stalls come from the Cathedral of Cuenca and show a realistic style in the scenes of Genesis and the Passion. Baptismal fonts where Brother Luis of León was baptised.
pl. Mayor E - 16640 Belmonte
This hexagonal fortress (15C) flanked by round towers was left to ruin for a long time. Some fine artesonado ceilings are inside.
José Antonio González, 2 E - 16640 Belmonte
Set in Don Quixote country, this attractive guesthouse is designed in a traditional, rural and rustic-style. It is housed in a charming old palace property in the town of Belmonte. Visit the charming, old centre of Belmonte, which was historicall..