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Monasterio de San Jeronimo de Yuste

10430 Cuacos de Yuste, Spain
+34 927 17 21 97
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Tranquil setting for a lovely historic morning visit.

Easy to find and worth a visit. Inexpensive to look around (€7 for an adult and €4 for over 65s... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hampshirelass
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Hampshire UK
Lovely building/Sin servicios en Julio???

Lovely building in a superb setting. Not much info about Carlos one of the most famous kings of... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
vpcanouk
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Mexico City, Mexico
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10430 Cuacos de Yuste, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to find and worth a visit. Inexpensive to look around (€7 for an adult and €4 for over 65s with ID) we opted for the Tablet guided tour (one between two was sufficient) at an additional €3 with deposit of an ID. No photography...More

Thank Hampshirelass
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely building in a superb setting. Not much info about Carlos one of the most famous kings of Spain. The setting is superb. However the plae had its toilets locked in the heights of summer! Bagnos/Aseos cerrados en Julio???! Que desastre

Thank vpcanouk
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We called in after leaving our Parador in nearby Jarandilla de la Vera. It is a beautiful, calm and peaceful place to wander round at your own pace. There are lovely tranquil courtyards and beautiful gardens and inside you can see the rooms that the...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

For anyone wanting to get off the beaten trail and explore, this is the place to see. It is a nice monastery that was recently renovated with interesting artifacts and history. Nestled in the mountains in the the forest was cool and birds were active...More

Thank dgermer182
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Very nice conserved medieval place with a lot of history and great guide tours within it. Our guide was very kind and funny.

Thank Andrea V
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Finding this historic building set deep in the woods was well worth the effort. A beautifully restored monastery brimming over with history. The grounds are lovely as is the building, and we spent a wonderful morning here. It's a place to see at least once...More

2  Thank ellecram1950
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It was a gorgeous drive from the parador to the Yuste. Though not absolutely riveting, we found the monasterio to be interesting and evocative. We had conversations as to how wonderful it might have been to spend one's final days in such a place after...More

Thank jacottet
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The Monastery of Yuste was the home of Emperor Carlos V (known in Spain as King of Spain Carlos I) after he abdicated from the throne. He was the grandson of Isabella the Catholic Queen and Ferdinand, who financed Columbus trip to the New World....More

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The monastery housed emperor Charles V during his last years of life. It is located in the countryside, on a forrested hill. The church is very beautiful and original furniture. Beautiful views.

1  Thank Fane_Babanul
Reviewed 19 June 2016

It is an interesting place, particularly from a historical point of view. Regarding this, our guide (Carlos Libreros), was excellent and his comments absolutely enhanced the experience. From an artistic point of view it is interest just to see how "restorations" were made 50 years...More

1  Thank Aleph_999
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