The location of Merida in the
centre of the Autonomous community of Estremadura makes it is possible
to discover towns such as Cáceres or Guadalupe, a certain
number of them listed in the Heritage of Humanity and others having
an old medieval town, for example Trujillo.
The“Golfines de Abajo”Palace. 16th century.
Trujillo. Castle and fortress.
Badajoz. The Palmas Door.
Badajoz. The Estremenian and Latin-American museum
of Contemporary Art..
A few kilometres from Merida, there are a number
of large natural areas such as the Cornalvo nature reserve or monuments
like the Lácara Dolmen which is situated between Aljucén
and La Nava de Santiago.
Roman baths. In Alange one can see the Roman baths, whose water
possesses renowned healing qualities. The roman pools are still
Around the village of Alcuescar, one can visit the
Visigoth basilica of Santa Lucia del Trampal. Roman ashlar and funeral
altar stones were reused for its construction .