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Real Monasterio de Santa María de Guadalupe

Guadalupe's renowned, Unesco World Heritage–listed monastery is located, according to legend, on the spot where, in the early 14th century, a shepherd received a vision of the Virgin Mary. A sumptuous church-monaste…
Winery in Guadalupe

Bodegas Ruíz Torres

Around 6km south of Guadalupe, close to the Puerta Llano, this well-regarded winery produces whites, reds and cavas (sparkling wine), and occupies a lovely perch overlooking the hills. It offers a comprehensive hour…
Religious in Guadalupe

Fiesta de la Virgen de Guadalupe

Guadalupe honours its beloved Virgen de Guadalupe with an intricate ceremony that sees the Virgin's image removed from its usual camarín (chamber), dressed in special jewels and temporarily displayed to the public. …
Spanish in Guadalupe

Hospedería del Real Monasterio

Dine grandly under the arches of the magnificent Gothic cloister or in the lavish dining hall, rich with 17th-century timber furnishings and antique cer­amics. There's a competent range of both meat and fish dishes …
Extremaduran in Guadalupe

Parador de Guadalupe

Set inside a reworked 15th-century hospital, the parador's smart restaurant serves refined Extremaduran fare by changing seasonal menu. The menú tradicional de Guadalupe is especially good. In summer, sit outside in…