Things to see and do - Salamanca
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Salamanca Travel guide
Salamanca : Michelin's recommendations
Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the monumental city of Salamanca extends from the Roman bridge to the Puerta de Zamora. The city is teeming with palaces and religious buildings, especially in the area around the prestigious university, whose splendid façade is an emblem of Plateresque art. Its vibrant main square (Plaza Mayor) is a scene of constant activity, thanks to its café and restaurant terraces and the frequent historical and musical shows held in its glorious evening light.
Tourist attractions Salamanca : Things to see and do
pl. Mayor E - 37002 Salamanca
Heart of the city, Plaza Mayor is home to many typical cafés where locals and visitors mix to talk or wander. Built by Philip V from 1729 to 1755 to thank the city for its loyalty during the war of succession, it is one of the loveliest monumental sq..
pl. de Anaya E - 37008 Salamanca
The builders of the New Cathedral luckily respected the Old Cathedral that stands by its side. It seems like a good example of a romanesque cathedral, and the lantern tower, with two levels of windows, is one of the most beautiful of its kind. The Ch..
calle de los Libreros E - Salamanca
Founded in 1218, the university has over the centuries gained international prestige. It boasts a magnificent Plateresque-style façade with a majestic portal dating from 1534. Its buildings are laid out in a square around a patio. Make sure you see t..
Located in central Salamanca, Hotel Rua is next to the Plaza Mayor and Casa de Conchas. It offers bright, modern rooms with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen satellite TV. Hotel Rua occupies a historic, listed building 2 minutes’ walk from Salamanca’s famo..
Quintana, 6 E - 37002 Salamanca
Prix Prices from : 25 €
Hotel Alda Plaza Mayor is set in the historic centre of Salamanca, metres from the Plaza Mayor. It features comfortable rooms with city views and free Wi-Fi, 8 minutes walk from the Old and New Cathedrals. The air-conditioned rooms at the hotel offe..
Plaza del Mercado, 16 E - 37001 Salamanca
Prix Prices from : 30 €
Room Mate Vega is set in a listed building in the centre of Salamanca, 100 metres from Plaza Mayor. It offers a roof terrace and stylish rooms with flat-screen TV. The spacious rooms at the Vega are air conditioned and feature contemporary décor. Ea..
Arroyo de Santo Domingo 3 E - 37001 Salamanca
pl. San Blas 2 E - 37007 Salamanca
Marquesa de Almarza E - 37001 Salamanca
paseo de la Estación 1 E - 37004 Salamanca
Arroyo de Santo Domingo 2 E - 37008 Salamanca
Teso de la Feria 2 E - 37008 Salamanca