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  • Segóbriga Archaeological Park. Saelices.

    Art | Monuments


    … Carretera Carrascosa de Campo a Villamayor de Santiago, s/n. 16430. Saelices. Cuenca. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: segobriga@jccm.es. http://www.patrimoniohistoricoclm.es/parque-arqueologico-de-segobriga/.   The urban development of Segóbriga dates from the first century B.C., and the city’s theatre,…

  • San Bartolomé Church. Belmonte.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle de la Iglesia s/n. 16640. Belmonte. Cuenca. (Castile-La Mancha) Fax.: +34 967170412 | E-mail: visitalacolegiata@hotmail.com. www.turismocastillalamancha.com. The legacy of the Marquis of Villena. Inside are the tombs of the family of the Marquis of Villena. It is large, with 3 naves, a polygon…

  • Calatrava la Nueva Castle. Aldea del Rey.

    Art | Monuments


    … Carretera Calatrava a Puertollano Km. 7,200. 13380. Aldea del Rey. Ciudad Real. (Castile-La Mancha) Fax.: +34 926865228 | http://www.turismocastillalamancha.com. Castle-convent. This is a Gothic castle with a rose window in its church that should not be missed. This castle-convent consists of three …

  • Peña Escrita Prehistoric Cave. Fuencaliente.

    Art | Monuments


    … Carretera Nacional 420, de Ciudad Real a Nacional 420, de Ciudad Real a Fuencaliente. 13130. Fuencaliente. Ciudad Real. (Castile-La Mancha) Fax.: +34 926470268 | E-mail: aytofuen@yahoo.es. http://www.fuencaliente.net. Cave paintings. This is a cave with paintings of between 20 and 30 centimetres. Th…

  • La Batanera Prehistoric Cave. Fuencaliente.

    Art | Monuments


    … Carretera Nacional 420, de Ciudad Real a Fuencaliente. 13130. Fuencaliente. Ciudad Real. (Castile-La Mancha) Fax.: +34 926470268 | E-mail: oficina.turismo@fuencaliente.es. www.fuencaliente.es. Area of prehistoric paintings. It is just 1 kilometre from Peña Escrita, a similar cave. It forms part of t…

  • Almadén Mines. Almadén.

    Art, World Heritage, Nature | Monuments, Cultural Heritage, Tourism caves


    … Almadén. Ciudad Real. (Castile-La Mancha) Fax.: +34 926265008 | E-mail: reservas@mayasa.es. http://www.parqueminerodealmaden.es/. Almadén Mines, en Ciudad Real, are part of the "Mercury Heritage: Almadén and Idrija", declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. They are the largest mercury sites in the…

  • Palace of the Marquis of Santa Cruz. Viso del Marqués.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Pradillo 12. 13770. Viso del Marqués. Ciudad Real. (Castile-La Mancha) Fax.: +34 926336008 | http://www.turismocastillalamancha.com. Mythological scenes on the walls. This is the only Italian-style palace that it is preserved in all Spain. It was built in the 16th century. When King Felipe II …

  • San Pedro Parish Church. Ciudad Real.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle General Rey 1. 13001. Ciudad Real. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: parroquiasanpedro@parroquiasanpedro.com. www.parroquiasanpedro.com. A Gothic church. This is the oldest church in Ciudad Real and one of the most important ecclesiastical buildings in the county. It dates from the 15th century and …

  • La Peña del Escrito Rock Shelter. Villar del Humo.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … 16370. Villar del Humo. Cuenca. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: villaturcuenca@gmail.com. http://www.villaturcuenca.com/. Cave paintings in Villar del Humo. Villar del Humo is the most westerly point in the Mediterranean Basin designated area. The mountain engineer, E. O’Kelly, discovered this post-Pala…

  • Puerta de Toledo Gate. Ciudad Real.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de la Puerta de Toledo. 13003. Ciudad Real. (Castile-La Mancha) Fax.: +34 926216640 | E-mail: turismo@ayto-ciudadreal.es. http://ciudadreal.es/. Relics of Arab history. This gate is all that remains of the Royal Citadel of Ciudad Real. It dates from the 14th century. It has 6 arches (the 2 ext…

  • Roman Ruins of Ercávica. Cañaveruelas.

    Art | Monuments


    … 16537. Cañaveruelas. Cuenca. (Castile-La Mancha) www.patrimoniohistoricoclm.es. Ancient town. They are the remains of Spanish-Roman city. This site is an example of a Spanish-Roman city, which appeared when the Romans were colonising the Iberian Peninsula. It is situated in a high place to be easily…

  • Roman Ruins of Valeria. Valeras, Las.

    Art | Monuments


    … 16121. Valeras, Las. Cuenca. (Castile-La Mancha) http://www.patrimoniohistoricoclm.es/yacimiento-de-valeria/. It was founded by the praetor Valerius Flacus in 82 BC. Among the remains at the Roman site are the Forum, a large nympheum (public fountain, 85 metres long) and four underground reservoirs …

  • Archaeological site of Recópolis. Zorita de los Canes.

    Art | Monuments


    … Carretera de Almoguera, s/n. 19119. Zorita de los Canes. Guadalajara. (Castile-La Mancha) http://www.patrimoniohistoricoclm.es/parque-arqueologico-de-recopolis/. Defensive walls, a church, a palace-basilica and various other archaeological remains of what was once one of the most important cities in…

  • Church of El Salvador. Cifuentes.

    Art | Monuments


    … C/ Las Campanas, nº 4. 19420. Cifuentes. Guadalajara. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: miayuntamiento@cifuentes.com. http://www.cifuentes.es/. This church features a mixture of artistic and architectural styles dating from various different centuries, and yet still present a very harmonious ensemble. The…

  • Ducal Palace of Pastrana. Pastrana.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de la Hora s/n. 19100. Pastrana. Guadalajara. (Castile-La Mancha) http://www.pastrana.org/. Renaissance palace. The Ducal Palace of Pastrana was designed by Alonso de Covarrubias. This is demonstrated by its doorway, which is a reproduction of the one on the Alcázar fortress in Toledo. This Re…

  • Molina de Aragón City Walls. Molina de Aragón.

    Art | Monuments


    … 19300. Molina. Molina de Aragón. Guadalajara. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: turismo@molina-aragon.com. http://www.molina-aragon.com/. The defensive 'belt'. It was built in the 13th century, during the lordship of Lady Blanca Alfonso. The wall, known as 'El Cinto” (The Belt), surrounded the whole town.…

  • Cogollado Palace. Cogolludo.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Mayor. 19230. Cogolludo. Guadalajara. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: turismo@cogolludo.es. http://www.cogolludo.es. An Italian touch. Luis de la Cerda ordered this palace to be built in 1492. The architect who directed the work was Lorenzo Vázquez, who gave a Florentine look to the building. Its …

  • Santa María del Salvador Church. Chinchilla de Monte-Aragón.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de la Mancha s/n. 02520. Chinchilla de Monte-Aragon. Chinchilla de Monte-Aragón. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: oficinadeturismo@ayuntamientodechinchilla.com. www.chinchillademontearagon.com. The Marquis of Villena's contribution to art. A museum of precious metalwork, sculpture and pai…

  • San Juan Bautista Cathedral. Albacete.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de la Virgen de los Llanos s/n. 02001. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) www.albaceteturistico.es. The new Cathedral. The Gothic church of San Juan was recently completed and given the status of cathedral. The cathedral is built on the site of the old church of San Juan. It was started at the begi…

  • Solana de las Covachas Caves. Nerpio.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … Parque El Molino s/n. 02539. Nerpio. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) www.parqueculturalnerpio.com. Prehistoric rock art in eastern Spain. The Solana de la Covachas system is at the head of La Taibilla River. It comprises nine caves that were discovered in 1954 by José Soto Pérez. The sites have adjace…

  • Alcaraz Plaza Mayor Square. Alcaraz.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Mayor. 02300. Alcaraz. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) Fax.: +34 967380297 | E-mail: alcaraz@dipualba.es. http://www.alcaraz.es. A sober square. It was intended to create a large market area for Alcaraz. The Plaza Mayor in Alcaraz was built in the 16th century. It is rectangular in shape, with s…

  • Chinchilla de Montearagón Castle. Chinchilla de Monte-Aragón.

    Art | Monuments


    … 02520. Chinchilla de Monte-Aragon. Chinchilla de Monte-Aragón. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: oficinadeturismo@ayuntamientochinchilla.com. www.chinchillademontearagon.com. Remains of an Arab past. In the 15th century, Juan Pacheco, Marquis of Villena, restored a castle of Arab origin, “Xerif …

  • Almansa Castle. Almansa.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle del Castillo 18. 02640. Almansa. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) E-mail: turismoalmansa@hotmail.com. www.almansa.es. Fortification dating back to the 14th century, and altered in the 15th. Fortification dating back to the 14th century, and altered in the 15th. One of the most beautiful castles i…

  • Alcaraz Castle. Alcaraz.

    Art | Monuments


    … Carretera N-322 de Albacete a Jaén, a 80 km. de Albacete. 02300. Alcaraz. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) The defence of Alcaraz. This whole city was thought out from a strategic point of view. This is a 13th-century defensive building that served as a defensive fortress for the city. Because of its l…


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