Things to see and do - Mérida
Unmissable tourist sites
Mérida Travel guide
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Although Mérida’s modern town has many charming nooks and crannies, its unique Roman monuments are of greater interest to visitors. The town was once the capital of Lusitania and as a result is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Tourist attractions Mérida : Things to see and do
C. del Puente E - 06800 Mérida
To defend the 792 m Roman bridge that crosses the bed of the Guadiana, scattered with islets, the Moors built this 9C fortress. Inside the walls, note a cistern cut out at the level of the river's water.
C. Romero Leal E - 06800 Mérida
Remains of a former temple devoted to the imperial religion and built at the time of Augustus, it retains a large part of the colonnade with Corinthian capitals and channeled columns.
José-Ramón-Mélida E - 06800 Mérida
Situated in an impressive modern building specially designed by architect Rafael Moneo to present the extensive collections of Roman archaeology from Mérida. On the upper floors, which contain jewellery, coins and pottery, you can see some fine mo..
Camilo José Cela, 10 E - 06800 Merida
Prix Prices from : 35 €
Located in Mérida’s historic centre, Hotel Cervantes is 400 metres from the Roman Forum and 250 metres from the train station. Each air-conditioned room offers a TV, private bathroom and free Wi-Fi. The family-run Cervantes Hotel has an à la carte r..
Romero Leal, 18 E - 06800 Merida
Hotel & Spa Adealba is in the historic heart of Mérida, 30 metres from the Temple of Diana. The hotel has a spa and free Wi-Fi in all rooms. This design hotel is within walking distance of the World Heritage sights of Mérida. The Roman Theatre and A..
Plaza de España, 19 E - 06800 Merida
Located in Plaza de España Square, this restored 15th-century palace offers a rooftop terrace with a small seasonal pool and city views. Bluecity Mérida Palace is 200 metres from the Roman Temple of Diana. Rooms at the Mérida Palace have elegant déc..
pl. de la Constitución 3 (acceso parking por calle Almendralejo 58) E - 06800 Mérida
Suárez Somonte 42 E - 06800 Mérida
Castelar 1 E - 06800 Mérida
A family-run restaurant just a few metres from Mérida's Moorish fortress. A classic yet contemporary interior with several meticulously arranged dining rooms. The focus is on updated traditional cuisine with particular attention paid to quality ingre..
av. José Fernández López E - 06800 Mérida
Guests will be pleasantly surprised by the views of the beautiful Santiago Calatrava designed Lusitania bridge visible through the large windows in the attractive, minimalist-style dining room. Highly personalised and reasonably priced cuisine.