Monasterio de San Jeronimo de Yuste, Cuacos de Yuste
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A monastery that once housed reclusive royalty, the contemporary Monasterio de San Jeronimo de Yuste hosts eco-tourists on its grounds and houses the Pauline order of monks. Emperor Charles V chose this out-of-the-way location to spend the end of his days in prayer and seclusion, along with about 60 members of his personal entourage. A fire destroyed Charles’ monastery during the Peninsular War, but Francisco Franco had it restored to its original state in 1949. Tour the emperor's refurbished rooms looking out over groves of cherry trees. The Valle del Jerte, where the attraction is located, is laced with hiking trails. Arrange your visit to Monasterio de San Jeronimo de Yuste and discover more family-friendly attractions in Cuacos de Yuste using our Cuacos de Yuste travel itinerary planner.
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  • It conserves the rooms where Carlos I withdrew. This very careful but the entrance is something face for what it is. The landscape environment is very nice
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  • In the area is essential. Well restored and preserved by national heritage, is very interesting from the tourist point of view, but above all, historical. In addition, the environment is very beautiful.
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  • If you are by the Vera you can not miss this monastery. A piece of history of Spain. Very well preserved (and restored) and nice of view. Good deal of the personal that attends to the travelers. Environment and magnificent views. Very good visit.
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  • Large monastery in the Woods. Though pricey for what you see. But it is beautiful. You the Chapel, two cloisters and the stays of Carlos V. He lived here a few months and there is also deceased. The trouble for the detour.
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  • I liked this monastery, it has a history very interesting as well as being really beautiful, here was one shot to another Spanish series of time. I recommend making the tour guide is the best.
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  • Ls I like history. Monuments .the nature. Nice people. And this place I was not disappointed in anything. There are wue verlo.
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  • We did the journey in "free" time. That involves going without a guide and following the arrows of the route to free will and given that have some other error's location, if these attentive you can't go without seeing more than half of the visited areas. Given the nature of the place and its history, it is imperative to make guided tour not to know the rwlato but to understand it.
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  • It is very nice. I recommend that you visit it. guided tours are very good and it is a place with lots of history and important in Spain for my opinion.
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