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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  • It is not the most beautiful garden of the world the truth, but if time is not bad to take a walk there. Is small and is located next to the Cathedral. The main attraction is by the relationship of the garden with the literary characters of Calixto and Melibea but the views are spectacular.
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  • its a relaxing garden with a geat view of the river and the Lis House, in the sping its really beautifull.  more »
  • Garden with very good location near the Cathedral old and located on the remains of the wall. Not is very large, but is well care and has good views. Pleasant walk.
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