- Come to Extremadura
- Art and Culture
Cities bursting with history and legend; World Heritage Sites thanks to their monumental architecture.
Many of the cities and countries of the American continent were founded or discovered by people from Extremadura; pioneers who gave their names to history.
In Extremadura, culture is within reach of you. Discover the museums and spaces where festivals and theatrical performances are held, as well as the best auteur cinema, so that you can penetrate the flourishing alternative culture of this community.
The Silver Way connected Astorga to Mérida in the Roman province of Hispania, discover a history, culture and gastronomy route.
Discover Extremadura by following in the footsteps of Queen Isabel la Católica, on a route that will satisfy both your senses and your curiosities. Culture, history, art, nature and gastronomy combie to offer you a unique experience.
The Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, since the 14th century has been one of the most important places of pilgrimage in Europe. Over the course of history, from kings to beggars have travelled different routes to get to the Marian shrine.
Some places in the north of Extremadura still retain their own language.
If you want to learn Spanish, Extremadura is the ideal place in which to do so. The region's broad range of academic options offer you the best opportunity to assimilate both the language and customs in the most enriching way possible.