Plaza Cardenal Belluga
Located in the historic city center of Murcia, it is the cities most important square, around which many emblematic buildings stand. The Town Hall, the Episcopal Palace, and the Cathedral of Murcia are all located in this same spot.
Also located in the area is the Segura River which creates a beautiful backdrop to historic Murcia. In Plaza Cardenal Belluga there are tons of great places to enjoy a coffee or a bite to eat.
Cathedral of Mrucia
The majestic Cathedral of Murcia overlooks the Plaza Cardenal Belluga and is the cities crown jewel. This amazing Baroque style building took over 500 years to complete.
Because the cathedral took so long to build, it has a great mix of different styles that give it a special and unique appearance. It also features a magnificent tower that is 90 meters tall, and getting to the top is a must for any visitor in Murcia. There are no better sites in the city.
Royal Casino of Murcia
At the end of Calle Traperia, you will find the amazing Real Casino de Murcia, one of the most important buildings in the city. This spectacular building was built in the 19th century and is as beautiful inside as is it is on the outside.
It stands out for its mix of architectural styles, and its alluring Mozarabic interior design. Today the casino is more of a museum, and walking the halls you immediately feel transported back to a more refined time.
Santo Domingo Square
Plaza de Santo Domingo is the place to go in Murcia for a nice drink and to partake in the cities bubbling nightlife. It is located at the end of Calle Traperia and is the entry point for Avenida Alfonso X El Sabio. This little corner of Murcia is home to a plethora of different bars and restaurants and is one of the fashionable areas to go out.
Veronica’s market is easily the best food market in the city, where you can find some of the most typical products of the region, from wine to Murcia famous fresh produce, meats, and high-quality fish.
It’s a great place to get an authentic taste of Murcia. All its stalls offer products of the highest quality and it is a great place to buy some delicious souvenirs.