Ciudad Real Vacations
Ciudad Real, in Castilla - La Mancha, is a city of approximately 74,000 people.
The national capital Madrid is located 110 miles (177 kilometers) north of Ciudad Real, while Granada is 130 miles (209 kilometers) to the south.
Ciudad Real is full of amazing stories and quirky facts; you’ll find loads to explore behind the doors of its popular museums. The two most-visited cultural collections in Ciudad Real are the Museo del Vino and the Museo del Teatro. The Museo Provincial and the Don Quijote Museum are other popular museums worth spending a few hours at.
Ciudad Real is home to a variety of bustling public squares and spaces. Set aside some time to visit Plaza Mayor, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de Espana and it’ll soon become clear these spots are so popular with Ciudad Real residents.
If you are into nature, visit Tablas de Daimiel National Park and Cabaneros National Park, two protected habitats where outdoor types often go on a fine day. These ecological areas are attractive places to check out the scenery.
Sometimes melancholic, sometimes romantic, the forts and castles in Ciudad Real are always excellent to explore. The historical Manzanares Castle, a unique local landmark, shows how ruling clans once lived and protected their cities from crusaders and marauders.
For a true taste of Ciudad Real culture, reserve seats at the Corral de las Comedias, one of the area’s great performing arts venues. If you’re feeling peckish after the show, head off to one of the close-by restaurants and enjoy the local specialties.
If you are looking for somewhere to recharge your batteries, take a boat ride or enjoy sunlight on the rippling water, the local lake known as Laguna Grande is a great place to check out. Glistening with its own unique beauty this delightful destination is a great place to head to enjoy the local landscape.
Find a little peace in Parque de Gasset, one of the places where visitors can enjoy a little slice of tranquility. Practice some tai chi, watch the passing parade, or just enjoy the fresh air. This park is the perfect match for all moods and seasons.
If you’ve still got time up your sleeve after checking out all the major sights the Ciudad Real area, why not pop over to the San Pedro Church, the Puerta De Toledo and the Calatrava La Nueva.