Things to see and do - Plasencia
Plasencia Travel guide
Plasencia : Michelin's recommendations
Plasencia is an important regional centre at the junction of the central limestone sierras and the old Extramadura plateau. The town is built on a rock skirting the Jerte, at the foot of mountains dotted with blocks of granite.
Tourist attractions Plasencia : Things to see and do
pl. de la Catedral E - 10600 Plasencia
At the end of the 15C, the chevet of the old Romanesque Gothic cathedral (13-14C) was demolished to make space for a new building of which only the choir and transept were completed. Inside the new cathedral, note the retable decorated with statues b..
pl. Mayor E - 10600 Plasencia
Lined with fine façades or decorated with wrought iron balconies, the streets around the cathedral and Plaza Mayor make a pleasant walk. In the Mirabel Palace, a fine two-storey patio and Hunting Museum.
Plaza San Vicente Ferrer, s/n E - 10600 Plasencia
Housed in a former convent, built in the 15th century, the Parador de Plasencia hotel has kept its stunning, original architecture, including spacious hallways, archways and courtyards. Work out in the hotel’s fitness suite to keep fit while on h..
Plaza Ansano,1 E - 10600 Plasencia
Prix Prices from : 77 €
Located next to Plasencia’s main square, Palacio Carvajal Girón features a terrace with views of the town’s Catedral Nueva. It has a restaurant and a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. Set in a listed 17th-century building, Palacio Carvajal Girón featu..
Ronda del Salvador, 37 E - 10600 Plasencia
Prix Prices from : 39 €
Hotel Dora is located in Plasencia, just 50 metres from the city’s charming Old Town. It offers a 24-hour reception and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TV. The rooms at the Dora feature a work desk and a private bathroom. Some ..