Old Town of Caceres, Caceres

Over the rich history of Old Town of Caceres, many battles were fought and several powers ruled over the city. As you wander its historic streets, observe the different examples of architecture that remain from the various rival forces, including Roman, Moorish, Northern Gothic, and Italian Renaissance styles. For more information about the city’s turbulent past, visit one of its several museums. You can climb the towers of several of the area's churches, each boasting a superb view of Cáceres and the surrounding area. Look towards the ancient city walls to spot storks nesting. This also a great stop for tapas or to try some of the region’s local foods, such as salt-cured ham. Add Old Town of Caceres and other attractions to your Caceres trip itinerary using our Caceres trip builder website .
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  • Tourist Board described Caceres as the third best preserved World Heritage site behind Tallin and Venice. I can quite believe it. Some great sites and all with easy walking distance. Not for anyone wh...  more »
  • It is a charming village, you can appreciate its walls, which protected this sector of Spain of Portugal. It's really worth doing this tour.
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