Huerto de Calixto y Melibea, Salamanca

(3.5/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
Get swept up in the romantic atmosphere of Huerto de Calixto y Melibea, a 2,500 sq m (26,910 sq ft) historic garden. Discover the fountain, the well, and the Celestina Monument, a sculpture in honor of the Renaissance novel "The Celestine." It is rumored that the garden inspired Fernando de Rojas to write his romantic novel, and today it is named after the book’s two protagonists. The garden runs by the old city walls, from which you can enjoy views of the cathedral and old town. Stroll through shaded walkways among vines, flowers, and fruit trees. To visit Huerto de Calixto y Melibea on your trip to Salamanca, use our Salamanca tourist route planner.
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  • Charming gardens. Nice views. Perfect for a short walk remembering the Calixto and Melibea love story. 
  • Strange place... Surrounded by gardens... With fruit trees, flowers... Etc has a well where people use it to request desires... Views of the other beside of the river. Behind the Cathedral nueva.visita obligatoria.gratuita.
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  • You to fall in love with the beauty of this garden located in the heart of Salamanca. All I'm saying is this: not to be missed.
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