Things to see and do - Zamora
Unmissable tourist sites
Zamora Travel guide
Zamora : Michelin's recommendations
Only a few modest ruins remain of the walls that made Zamora the westernmost stronghold of the Duero line during the Reconquest. This fortress town subsequently played an important role in the battles between the pretenders to the throne of Castile.
Tourist attractions Zamora : Things to see and do
pl. Antonio del Aguila
Built from 1151-1174, the building has been changed many times. Note the craftwork here: gates on the coro, two 15C Mudéjar pulpits and stalls decorated with Biblical characters. In the episcopal museum, there is a collection of 15C Flemish tapestrie..
The 12C saw many churches flourish in Zamora with portals without a tympan and surrounded by a polylobed archway and sculpted archivolt. Cupolas on a pendentive have a circular base that stands above the transept of large buildings.
This ruined castle, built in the 11C by Ferdinand 1st, who played a major role in the wars against Portugal, was recently converted into a pleasant tourist attraction. Laid out in a lozenge shape and surrounded by a moat, it features three towers. Sc..
Villalpando, 14 E - 49005 Zamora
Prix Prices from : 35 €
This comfortable hotel is located 7 minutes' walk from Plaza Mayor Square in the centre of historic Zamora. It offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and private parking. The soundproofed rooms at Hotel Jarama have modern décor with wooden flo..
Plaza del Mercado, 20 E - 49003 Zamora
Prix Prices from : 50 €
This former 19th-century Modernist mansion is located in the historic centre of Zamora. It offers air-conditioned rooms with satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. It is 200 metres from Plaza Mayor Square and the Town Hall. The interior of the Horus Zamora Bo..
Plaza de Viriato, 5 E - 49001 Zamora
Located in the historic centre of Zamora, this 15th-century castle has been turned into a unique hotel with a restaurant and outdoor pool. It has attractive gardens and free Wi-Fi. The interiors of the Parador de Zamora include wooden floors and sto..
pl. de la Horta 1 E - 49002 Zamora
pl. de Viriato 5 E - 49001 Zamora
Rúa de los Francos 6 E - 49001 Zamora
Enticing bar serving tapas, as well as several small dining rooms with a rustic-contemporary feel. Creative, locally inspired cuisine, different menus and a good selection of Zamora cheeses.
pl. del Mercado 20 E - 49003 Zamora
av. Portugal 28 E - 49016 Zamora
This restaurant offers traditional dishes and has a visible roasting oven. It has a bar and various dining areas, one of which displays part of the city wall.
parque de la Marina Española E - 49012 Zamora
Glazed café and welcoming facilities, with several lounges and private rooms, the main dining room being of an up-to-date style. International menu with modern touches.