Beautiful medieval town, bathed in the Tormes river, which still retains its Valdecorneja Castle, the medieval bridge and the Church of the Assumption. Also worth a visit, even without being a client of Puerta de Gredos Hotel for the construction of the eighteenth century, as one of the emblematic buildings of the period of the Enlightenment. Be sure to enjoy its cuisine: Barco special beans, potatoes riots, "cachuela" soup and delicious veal, lamb and goat.
SIERRA DE GREDOS
Unmatched for hikers natural space, those who want to enjoy the flora and fauna with its steep slopes, its great wall of granite, the succession of lagoons, circuses, gorges, etc.
Notably the peak Almanzor, Circo de Gredos, Laguna Grande and the Five Ponds, make the Sierra de Gredos a natural paradise that can not be missed.
The Romans left a great mark on the city, in the walled old town, its bridges, roads ... with the typical two main streets (Cardo and Decumano) who crossed the center where the forum was.
We found Visigothic, Muslim influences, to be reborn with the Catholic Monarchs and the older Austrians.
Of great architectural interest are the Cathedral (S XII - XV), the Romanesque San Vicente and San Pedro, Diego Palacio de D. Eagle (S XVI).
Its main landmark is the impressive wall (S XI - XIV) with a perimeter of approximately 2516 meters.
It is located next to Barco de Ávila, World Heritage and always worth a visit. the most known university towm in Spain.
Discover walking their history, traditions and artistic richness visiting cathedrals, palaces, churches, universities, square and enjoy the artistic trends Romanesque, Gothic, Plateresque and Baroque.
It´s a must to make a break to enjoy the original cuisine.
Located between the region of Vera, Jerte and Granadilla.
His monumental wealth prints a character of great historical and artistic wealth.
Significant buildings around the main square and town hall of the sixteenth century former prison and a walk through the streets union.
Be sure to visit the cathedrals, old and new, Romanesque church of Salvador and other temples of great value to recall the art of the thirteenth century to the sixteenth century.
It has a heritage worth seeing.
A day to visit the Ducal Palace XI century around Bejar. Information panels provide her with a quiet visit to the city to seize the day with a visit to the Rock of France to 1727 meters in height stands at the summit is the Shrine of the Black Madonna, from its summit the plain currency del Campo Charro.
Vetones Capital of Celtic origin.
Walls, castle, cathedral ... form a set full of art.
It´s a must to try the local gastronomy.
With exceptional scenic location and an attractive urban complex.
Retains the time of the fifteenth century the Jewish quarter, the Jewish quarter of Hervás.
It is worth visiting the Church of San Juan Bautista of the seventeenth century, the Church of Santa Maria ...
Strolling through the streets and enjoy your food with Arabs and Sephardic influences.
Among the Sierra de Gredos and the city of Plasencia is Jerte Valley, through which flows the river Jerte, where you will find numerous cozy pools and gorges to enjoy a good swim.
A tour of the valley you will discover its beauty, the cherry blossoms in spring will find them in white and pink tones, jumping trout, their snowfields, gorges, and much more
A day to enjoy between the rugged mountains where sag springs that irrigate every corner.
Bathed by five rivers make a series of gullies overgrown pine centenarians madroñeras, brown, olive, heather, rosemary, cistus ...
The architecture, nature, culture, tradition and gastronomy have shaped the lifestyle of its people.
Enjoy your honey, tasty table olives, sausages and delicious hams.
Enjoy the beautiful views while skiing in the Sierra de Béjar, where Covatilla ski station currently has 20 track and 19.5 km skiable.
To discover the valleys at the foot of the Sierra de Gredos there is no better way than a horse, such a good way of going inside these beautiful places. Feel free to ask the hotel for more information.
ADVENTURE ON THE RIVER TORMES
You can practice rafting, canoeing, kayaking or simply take a dip. Feel free to ask the hotel for more information.
SPORT COURT AND PADDLE
Spend a great time in multitrack available to the hotel, we have a tennis court and a paddle.
If you prefer you can play basketballs or soccer as it will also find baskets, and goals.
WALKING BARCO DE ÁVILA
Enjoy many activities like, climbing, hiking, mountain biking, bungee jumping, quad biking, hiking, flying and much more. Feel free to ask the hotel for more information.
Make a full use of your trip through the Sierra of Gredos dedicating part of your time to look for and pick up the coveted mushrooms of the area Boletus (Spring / Autumn) and Níscalos (winter).
RENT A BIKE
The Puerta de Gredos offers a bike rental service so you can enjoy wonderful walks in the Sierra de Gredos, with unlimited space to enjoy tranquility and spectacular scenery possibilities.