Casa-Museo de Pizarro
High in the upper town, and signposted from the Puerta de Santiago, this small museum occupies one of the former homes of the Pizarro...
Torre del Alfiler
Once part of the defensive walls guarding the fortress, this tower later became a fortified aristocratic dwelling. It holds an...
Iglesia de San Martín
Overlooking the Plaza Mayor is the 16th-century Iglesia de San Martín, with delicate Gothic ceiling tracing in its single nave, stunning...
Restaurante La Troya
Famed across Spain for its copious servings of no-frills comida casera (home-style cooking), Troya enjoys a prime location on the main...
Lonely Planet review
Occupying the town's summit, Trujillo's storybook castle is of 10th-century Islamic origin (note the horseshoe arch just inside the entrance) and was later strengthened by the Christians. Patrol the battlements for magnificent sweeping views, visit the derelict aljibe (cisterns) and climb to the hermitage of Our Lady of the Victory, Trujillo's patron; a 50-cent coin in a slot makes her spin around in her alcove.