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

Zamora City

Capital of Zamora province, NW Spain, in Castile-Leon, on the Duero River.

Founded by the viceroys' will in 1574. Its official name Zamora de Hidalgo in honor of the independence leader, its weather is moderate being an excellent agricultural region standing out the strawberry among its products.

Because of its strategic position, control of the city was contested during the Middle Ages, first between the Christians and Moors, then between LeOn and Castile. Parts of the medieval fortifications are still preserved.

There is a fine 12th-century Romanesque cathedral.

Zamora guide

Zamora Map
Zamora Information
Zamora City
Zamora Castles
Zamora Cathedral
Zamora Gastronomy
Zamora Hotels
Zamora Monasteries
Zamora Museums
Zamora Natural Spaces
Zamora Wines
Zamora golf information
Zamora weather
Zamora Monuments
Zamora Walls
Zamora Holy Week
Zamora accommodation
Zamora restaurants

Toro information
Toro Alcazar
Toro Carnival
Toro accommodation
Toro restaurants
Sanabria information
Sanabria Castle
Sanabria Lake
Sanabria accommodation
Benavente information
Benavente Torre Caracol
Benavente Bull Festival
Benavente accommodation
Benavente restaurants


   All content © 2013 All Rights Reserved