Huerto De Calixto & Melibea, Salamanca

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#1 of 24 in Parks in Province of Salamanca
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Get swept up in the romantic atmosphere of Huerto De Calixto & Melibea, a 2,500 sq m (26,910 sq ft) historic garden. Discover the fountain, the well, and the Celestina Monument, a sculpture in honor of the Renaissance novel "The Celestine." It is rumored that the garden inspired Fernando de Rojas to write his romantic novel, and today it is named after the book’s two protagonists. The garden runs by the old city walls, from which you can enjoy views of the cathedral and old town. Stroll through shaded walkways among vines, flowers, and fruit trees. Work out when and for how long to visit Huerto De Calixto & Melibea and other Salamanca attractions using our handy Salamanca trip itinerary planner.
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  • The gardens are beautiful, are located a little bit from the central area. The gardens are amazing and are a great place to walk around and have a stroll. The gardens have a decent terrace type area.....  more »
  • This beautiful garden is near the traffic lanes for tourists but is regularly missed. Lots of trees to provide shade from the mid-day sun, flowers to view from the many benches, and paths for...  more »
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  • Lovely place Salamanca. Small and easy for tourists on foot
  • This beautiful garden plays a central role in one of the most famous literature works in Spanish, La Celestina. Is a really nice corner in the city, but often too crowded, so try to avoid weekends and big holidays.
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