Two thousand years of history can be felt in Ourense’s monumental architecture, a range of buildings that invite you to travel in time: to Medieval Ourense, Renaissance Ourense, Baroque Ourense, Modernist Ourense … and much earlier, to the Roman and Pre-Roman city, famous for river Minho’s gold of and the hot waters of As Burgas.
If you would like to discover but you don’t have much time, we suggest a basic and comfortable route focused only on the Historic Centre, with ten essential landmarks that you can’t miss.
Archaelogical Museum – Former Bishop’s Palace
Church of Holy Mary, Mother of God
St. Martin’s Cathedral
St Euphemia’s Church