In Spain tourist information

Spain information to make your holidays easier.

 IN-Spain Travel Guide: Regions of Spain | Tourism in Spain | Routes by Spain | Golf in Spain | Weather in Spain

Province Info
  Andalucia Info
  Aragon Info
  Asturias Info
  Balearic Islands
  Basque Country
  Canary Islands
  Cantabria Info
  Castile and Leon
  Catalonia Info
  Extremadura Info
  Galicia Info
  La Rioja Info
  Madrid Info
  Murcia Info
  Navarre Info
  Valencia Info

Daroca information

Daroca has one of the best collections of historic buildings in Aragón and also stages an international festival of old or traditional music.

Daroca lies 83 km from Zaragoza, and is know as “the city of the seven sevens” because of the variety of marvellous monuments which stand here. The centre is composed of a medieval city enclosed behind a 13th and 14th-century wall measuring three-and-a-half kilometres. From the urban layout, with its differentiated neighbourhoods, to the great many churches, such as Santo Domingo de Silos and San Miguel, the town is a compendium of art. In the splendid Collegiate Church of Santa María, from the 16th century, you will find the chapel of Los Corporales, a relic preserved in an extraordinary piece of precious metalwork.

Outstanding among the civil buildings is the house of the Luna family, from the 15th century, and the entire Jewish quarter, with a collection of Renaissance and baroque buildings from the 16th and 17th centuries. Daroca also has three castles, whose remains are still standing.

As well as its historic buildings and traditional Aragonese cuisine, the celebration of Corpus Christi is another good reason to visit the town.

Source: Web server of Instituto de Turismo de España, TURESPAÑA.

Zaragoza guide

Zaragoza Information
Zaragoza City
Zaragoza Gastronomy
Zaragoza Hotels
Zaragoza Museums
Zaragoza Natural Parks
Zaragoza golf information
Zaragoza weather
Zaragoza monuments
Basilica del Pilar
La Aljaferia of Zaragoza
La Seo in Zaragoza
Zaragoza Map

Church of Sta Engracia
La Lonja of Zaragoza
Gargallo Museum
Zaragoza accommodation
Sos del Rey Catolico information
Tarazona information
Daroca information
Nuevalos information
Calatayud information
Mudejar Architecture in Calatayud
Calatayud:Surroundings & cuisine


   All content © 2013 All Rights Reserved