Have you ever been to Jarandilla de La Vera? Every time of the year is great to visit this village located in the province of Cáceres in Extremadura and to explore its charming nearby villages, so don´t wait any longer and discover this area of Spain. The historical and monumental surroundings of the beautiful and historic Parador de Jarandilla de La Vera are definitely worth visiting. Besides, enjoy the tranquil ambience and all the facilities that the Parador has to offer such as a refreshing swimming pool surrounded by trees, a restaurant that serves exquisite typical gastronomy, a terrace, a garden and comfortable guest rooms.
Jarandilla de la Vera
Walking along Jarandilla de la Vera and staying at the Parador will make you feel like taken back in time into a well preserved ambiance. Enjoying the views, the landscapes and of course, the many interesting sights is the perfect plan for a day in this lovely town. Take advantage of the Parador and discover this historic building. Also, don't miss to visit other monuments in Jarandilla de la Vera like the house of Don Luis de Quijada, the San Francisco Monastery, Nuestra Señora de la Torre Church and others.
Valverde de la Vera
Valverde de la Vera is located 20km away from the Parador de Jarandilla de la Vera and is a great choice for a day-trip of strolling through the streets of this charming village, relaxing and if its summer, having a refreshing dip in the many natural pools and small cascades of Valverde. The castle of Valverde de la Vera is the ideal spot to admire the views of the beautiful valley, besides, don´t miss to visit the Spain square and the town hall, the church of Santa Maria de Fuentes Claras and the square of La Picota.
Villanueva de la Vera
In Villanueva de la Vera, the Cascade of the devil and the Garganta Gualtaminos are two mandatory stops where to enjoy nature and take a dip in the water if the weather allows it. This pretty village located 23km away from the Parador de Jarandilla de la Vera definitely deserves a visit. Walking through the streets beside the water paths and admiring the little authentic wooden houses built with the architecture of the area, will make the ride to this village worth it.
Garganta la Olla
One other charming village of the province of Cáceres is Garganta de la Olla, located only 20km away from the Parador de Jarandilla, this is another town to visit on the road trip around the region of La Vera. In here, you must pay a visit to the house of dolls and the church of San Lorenzo, admire the stunning views from the viewpoint of La Serrana and stroll along the narrow streets enjoying the landscape and the architecture.
Cuacos de Yuste
The beautiful Monastery of Yuste and its gardens, where the emperor Charles V lived, and the Cemetery of the Germans are 2 good enough reasons to visit the Cuacos de Yuste town in Cáceres, located only 10km away from de Parador de Jarandilla de la Vera. Stroll along the streets until you reach the Spain square and visit the home of Juan de Austria and the church of Nuestra Señora de la Asunción. Charming!
Losar de la Vera
9km away from the Parador de Jarandilla de la Vera you will find the town of Losar de la Vera, a little charming village perfect for enjoying nature and relaxing. Take a walk around the Garganta de Cuartos area and cross the bridge over the river for some nature-bonding, besides, don´t miss to check the gardens with many hedges carved in different forms.
Come to the Parador de Jarandilla de la Vera and explore the region of La Vera, with so many different villages and so much beauty and charm that you will want to explore all of them! Let's do it!