Come and discover all that Don Benito has to offer.
- Plan your Trip
- Oficina de Turismo de Don Benito
Location and Contact:
- Opening times
Morning: Tuesday-Sunday, 11am-2pm
Afternoon: Tuesday-Saturday, 5-7pm
Closed on Sunday afternoons and Mondays.
Come and discover all that Don Benito has to offer.This Tourist Office offers information on everything there is to do or visit in the area. They will be able to help you to make the most of your stay and they will give you information on the best routes and activities.
- Tourism Office
- Public services
Don Benito Ethnographic Museum
The building that houses this museum of customs is a manor house that belonged to the Count of Campos de Orellana
Classic Automobile Museum
The Don Benito Automobile Museum exhibits cars, tractors and lorries, some of which are over 100 years old.
Castle of La Encomienda
Constructed on the ruins of the Muslim castle of Mojáfar, this fortress in the province of Badajoz was the administrative centre of the command of Lares in the 13th century.
Although its recent past is Christian, the origin of the Medellín Castle is Moslem, which can clearly be seen in the structure of this fortress which has been declared a cultural heritage site.
Parish Church of Santiago
The town of Don Benito in Badajoz has a parish church with the dimensions of a cathedral which reminds us of its powerful past.
Don Benito Bullring
This bullring can accommodate nearly 6,000 spectators and offers all kinds of commodities.
Medellín roman ensemble
Visiting ruins at Medellín is like returning to the glorious Roman past of the antique city Metellinum.
The bead trees of Bulevar del Pilar
Two impressive bead tree specimens standing 15 metres tall
The Palm Trees of Bulevar del Pilar
It is well worth taking a stroll along this modern boulevard, where water and vegetation are the main features.
Romans, Visigoths and Moors settled here and left their imprint on the architecture of Don Benito.