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Plasencia

Plasencia, Plasencia, Spain
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Brilliant stop over

Stayed one night at the Parador on our drive down to Sagres. The whole family loved it. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
JImJamFin
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London, United Kingdom
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An interesting city

We were quite surprised by Plasencia. Unfortunately we visited the town when there was a fiesta so... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2016
Ana P
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“old town” (7 reviews)
“plaza mayor” (4 reviews)
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Plasencia, Plasencia, Spain
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11 - 20 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night at the Parador on our drive down to Sagres. The whole family loved it. Beautiful medieval town with a lovely square where we ate in the evening watching the world go by.

Thank JImJamFin
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We were quite surprised by Plasencia. Unfortunately we visited the town when there was a fiesta so many of the places were closed. The architecture was very interesting, roman and arab. The aqueduct is worth seeing and also a walk around the old walls.

1  Thank Ana P
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

At the foot of the Jerte valley lies the town of Plasencia. It's built on a hillside around a historic monastery which is now an expensive hotel. The roads through the town are narrow and crowded and best avoided by car. Best to park on...More

1  Thank Phil D
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Nice clean place not a lot of historical places but ok however it's the gateway to the Valle de Here which is well worth a visit to see the natural beauty if the area especially now with bright red cherries growing everywhere. The natural swimming...More

Thank ian g
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Driving to Plasencia was a nightmare. When my hotel was not signposted, I followed the signs almost to the tourist office, but they didn't lead there -- they just stopped! They have a lot to learn.

Thank Ernest P
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This is a very nice city that keeps tradition and has good food. The main square is beautiful and the people are ver nice and friendly. We enjoyed our stay at the Parador de Plasencia built as part of the Monasterio de Santo Domingo, next...More

2  Thank Luis-in-Arizona
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Into Plasencia you can find everhing what you need for a short citytrip . You can find and visit a lot of old buildings when you are a culture lover . If you like more to go shopping , you will find a lot off...More

Thank ViskensM
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Plasencia is a nice small walled town with some nice architecute and narrow streets. It is all easily walkable and you can enjoy some lovely architecture as you stroll around. the people are very friendly.

1  Thank aodhanomaonaigh
Reviewed 8 February 2016

It is a charming little town, with just over 40,000 inhabitants. Some beautiful. Some historical buildings: new and old cathedral, the parador and narrow streets. Friendly and gentle people. Easily covered on foot

Thank eliane f
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Old Town of Plasncia is full of history, great architecture as well as many shops and places for wine and tapas.We were there in October and the weather was pleasant; in the mid 20's.

Thank LouisGenevieve
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