Attractions

Top Choice Castle in Around Zafra

Castillo de Feria

Built from a preexisting Moorish fort by the powerful local Feria house, Feria's impeccably revamped 15th-century castle enjoys spectacular panoramas in every direction from its hilltop perch; climb up onto the roof…
Castle in Around Zafra

Castillo Templario

Blessed with fine panoramas from its elevated walls, Fregenal de la Sierra's 13th-century castle houses a grand 18th-century bullring. Enter through the adjacent tourist office. From 8am to 2pm Tuesday and Friday, t…
Church in Around Zafra

Iglesia de Santa María

This (much reworked) 13th-century church is attached to Fregenal de la Sierra's castle. It's mainly intriguing for its 18th-century baroque altarpieces, but admission is only by guided group tour with the tourist of…
Castle in Around Zafra

Castillo de Jerez de los Caballeros

Jerez' 13th-century castle was built by the Templars, who refused to lay down arms when the order was suppressed, and came to a sticky end. You can wander around at will, but it's basically just the impressive walls…
Church in Around Zafra

Iglesia de San Miguel

One of many exquisite churches sprinkled around Jerez de los Caballeros, the 15th-century Iglesia de San Miguel dominates the main plaza. Its elaborate ceramic-, brick- and granite-carved tower (in the style of the …