Visit to the city

salamanca world heritage site  city guided tour

Salamanca was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1988, and since then, it has consolidated its position as one of the favourite touristic destinations for foreigners. Visitors can enjoy a wide range of monuments, cultural events and museums. Cursos Internacionales of the University of Salamanca suggests dif­ferent cultural tours guided by our teachers which will al­low the students to learn more about this great artistic heritage: New Cathedral of the Asunción de la Virgen, Old Cathedral of Santa María, the old university buildings of Escuelas Mayores and Escuelas Menores, the Convent of San Esteban, the convent of Santa María, the Salamanca Literaria tour, the Domus Artium 2002… let alone Sala­manca’s palaces and manor houses, such as the Casa de las Conchas, the house of Francisco Solís, the house of Di­ego Maldonado, the Palace of Monterrey, the Casa de las Muertes, or the Colegio del Arzobispo Fonseca.