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  • 1 Cañon de Añisclo Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    E - 22363 Escalona

    This other canyon, narrower than that of Ordesa, is a cool, attractive valley with pine trees clinging to the limestone slopes. It cuts into the south side of the Monte Perdido.

  • 2 Museo Nacional Colegio de San Gregorio Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    Cadenas de San Gregorio 1 E - 47011 Valladolid

    The national museum of sculpture, housed in the Colegio de San Gregorio, contains a huge inventory of Spanish statuary as well as numerous paintings from various periods. It displays one of the most beautiful collections of polychrome wood statues in..

  • 3 Cigarrales Tour Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    Carretera de Circunvalación E - Toledo

    Toledo's situation is unique, and can be appreciated all the more from the Cigarrales, extensive olive groves on the south bank of the River Tagus (accessed by the Carretera de Circunvalación as far as Puente de San Martín), where there are several v..

  • 4 The Raval Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Rambla del Raval E - Barcelona

    The Raval is the "creative heart" of Barcelona. This formerly ill-reputed old Chinese quarter has changed enormously with a great deal of regeneration work carried out. Initiated in 1995 with the opening of Barcelona's Contemporary Art Muse..

  • 5 Salamanca University Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    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..

  • 6 National Park of Ordesa and Monte Perdido Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    E - 22376 Torla

    Since 1918, the Valley of Ordesa has been a 2 066ha national park. Since 1982, the park has encompassed the whole Massif of Monte Perdido and the valleys of Ordesa, Añisclo, Escuain and La Pineta, in all 15 608ha. The limestone reliefs are striking: ..

  • 7 Praza do Obradoiro Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    E - 15700 Santiago de Compostela

    The square, named after the cathedral façade which is known as the "work of gold", is the historical heart of Santiago. Its four sides are lined by impressive buildings erected over 700 years in various styles: Baroque, the façade of the ca..

  • 8 Mirador de la Curota Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    E - 15940 Lesón

    La Curota rises to an altitude of 498m (1hr walk) and commands a magnificent panorama of the four inlets of the Rías Bajas: Ría de Muros y Noia to the north and that of Arousa, Pontevedra and Vigo to the south. On a clear day, the view stretches from..

  • 9 Casa Milà (La Pedrera) Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Provença 261 E - 08036 Barcelona

    More commonly known as "La Pedrera", this building, with its façade evoking the movement of the sea and its fantasy decor, is one of Gaudí's finest achievements. A tour of the roof provides wonderful views of the entire Eixample district, a..

  • 10 Sagrada Familia Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    Carrer de Provença E - 08029 Barcelona

    Gaudí dedicated 40 years of his life to his best-known work, which remains unfinished. He gave it great symbolic power by claiming that it was an atonement for the world's materialism and an expression of human solidarity and fraternity. When he died..

  • 11 Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC) Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    Parc de Montjuïc, s/n E - 08038 Barcelona

    This museum contains ten centuries of Catalan art from the Romanesque period to the modern day. Housing the art museum, department of drawings and prints, museum of modern art, the numismatic cabinet of Catalonia and an art history library, it is now..

  • 12 Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    av. Abandoibarra 2 E - 48005 Bilbao

    The Guggenheim Museum is Bilbao's star architectural attraction. The building designed by Frank O. Gehry (winner of the Pritzker Prize for Architecture in 1989), is considered a masterpiece with its amazing half-sculpted curves and walls of yellow li..

  • 13 Centro histórico de Cáceres Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    E - 10000 Cáceres

    The unadorned sober architecture of the residences of Cáceres' noblemen bears witness to the hard lives of the former Christian knights who lived here. Only a few details such as a sculpted cornice or a coat of arms adorn the austere façades. Among t..

  • 14 Mezquita Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    calle Cardenal Herrero 1 E - 14004 Córdoba

    The architecture of this monument, the only one of its kind in the world, tells a fascinating story. It is living testimony to the Muslim and Christian faiths. The mosque was built from the 8C to the 10C on the site of the Visigothic Church of St Vin..

  • 15 Nasrid palaces Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    pl. de los Aljibes E - 18009 Granada

    The Nasrid palaces, which comprise three sections, are the Alhambra's hidden jewel. The south wall of the Golden Room Patio provides a concise summary of Nasrid art. In the Myrtle Courtyard, admire the imposing crenellated Comares Tower, the Barca Ro..

  • 16 Mirador San Nicolás Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    pl. de San Nicolás E - 18010 Granada

    The view from the terrace of the church of San Nicolás is superb: the red and ochre Alhambra stands out on the lush hill opposite, with the snowy slopes of the Sierra Nevada as a backdrop. To one side, note the city's new mosque and the Centre of Isl..

  • 17 Pirineos Aragoneses Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    E - 22001 Huesca

    The central Spanish Pyrenees cover the northern part of the province of Huesca. They include the highest peaks of the Pyrenean range: Aneto (3 040m), Posets (3 371m) and Monte Perdido (3 355m). Although the foothills are ravined, the heart of the mas..

  • 18 Plaza Mayor Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    pl. Mayor E - 37002 Salamanca

    The heart of Salamanca life, the Plaza Mayor is surrounded by myriad cafés, restaurants and shops, and provides the perfect setting for a drink or a stroll. Built by Philip V between 1729 and 1755 to thank the city for its loyalty during the War of t..

  • 19 Patio de las Escuelas Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Patio de las Escuelas 1 E - 37001 Salamanca

    This small square leading off the old Calle Libreros is surrounded by typical monuments in the Salamancan Plateresque style. It is home to the university, founded in 1218 and which boasted 7 683 students in 1568 (30 000 in 2007), a record for the tim..

  • 20 Old Cathedral Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    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..

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