Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Ourense is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Ourense a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Ourense.
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Mercado da Feira, s/n, 32001 Ourense, Spain
09:30 am - 11:30 pm
One of the main attractions in Ourense are its hot springs as the place holds one of the greatest amounts of geothermal water in Europe. There are many such ‘pozas’ around the city where you can have an outdoor bath. Ancient romans instantly realized the medicinal potential of such naturally occurring hot springs and it soon became know...
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Catedral de Ourense, Praza do Trigo, S/N, 32005 Ourense, Spain
11:30 am - 07:30 pm
Declared as a National monument in 1931, the Ourense Cathedral is a result of eight centuries of construction and altercations. From the time it was founded in 550 A.D till now, it has undergone various changes in its architectural style- ranging from Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neo-classical to finally incorporate the Latin Cross pla...
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Lamas Carvajal Street 11, 32005 Ourense (Galicia)
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The most significant church in its facade and the second oldest after the Orense Cathedral, it took about a 100 years in the making. It was built in the 17th century by the order of Jesuits. The facade which is constructed in Galician baroque style is particularly striking for its asymmetry and its concave shape. Because of a huge number of houses ...
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32135 Oseira, San Cristovo de Cea, Ourense (Galicia)
10:00 am - 07:30 pm
Isolated in the Arenteiro Valley this Trappist monastery is popular with its pilgrims on the Camino de Santiago. Declared as a National Monument, Oseira monastery is in existence since 1137. Saint Bernard had sent an order of French monks to the monastery in 1141 and after centuries of maintenance they left in 1835. They returned in 1929 and rebuil...