Holidays to Salamanca

Spain
Salamanca, in central Spain , is famous for its stunning architecture and intellectual past. Its nickname is the golden city, for its native sandstone buildings that glow red and pink and orange at sunset. The University of Salamanca , founded in 1218 by Alfonso the Wise, led Europe's intellectual elite …

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Where to stay in Salamanca

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Salamanca, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Salamanca

paspalleteir@ | FlickrPlaza Mayor
Plaza Mayor
.Robert. | FlickrOld City of Salamanca
Old City of Salamanca
Susonauta | FlickrSalamanca Cathedral
Salamanca Cathedral
Habladorcito | FlickrConvento de San Esteban
Convento de San Esteban
Erica Chan @missericayvette | Trip by SkyscannerNew Cathedral
New Cathedral
Flor Vallejo | Trip by SkyscannerPuente Romano
Puente Romano
Julie Kershner | Trip by SkyscannerChocolateria Valor
Chocolateria Valor
Patricia | Trip by SkyscannerCasa Lis (Museo de Art Nouveau y Art Déco)
Casa Lis (Museo de Art Nouveau y Art Déco)
jl.cernadas | FlickrMacotera
Macotera
M. Martin Vicente | FlickrOld Roman Bridge
Old Roman Bridge

Reviews of Salamanca

Leow Cheng Lam
Leow Cheng LamKlang
05/06/2018

You can visit Casa details last Conchas, Old Roman Bridge and Aqueduct of Segovia in Salamanca.

Lucia Martin
Lucia MartinAtlanta
24/05/2018

Cute town filled with history and beautiful corners. You can walk the steps that Columbus walked when went to ask for financing by the Catholic Kings and enjoy its lively "Plaza Mayor", filled with people at any time of day or night.

Kevin Picholo
Kevin PicholoFoster City
03/03/2017

Took a day trip from Madrid to Salamanca by bus with the local friends in Spain back in 2007.

Erica Chan @missericayvette
Erica Chan @missericayvetteLos Angeles
04/06/2016

A beautiful city two hours Madrid. A university town with lots of students everywhere and some cheap eats. Make sure to grab a seat at plaza mayor to people watch.

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