Avila, spain information, castilla y leon spain map, map of Castille and Leon, map of spain

Maps of Spain to help plan your holiday.
ADVERTISEMENT Car hire Spain

Avila information

Royal Monastery of Santo Tomas de Avila

It was built towards the latter end of the 15th century, it has three beautiful cloisters the most notable of which is the Kings Cloister.

The construction of the monastery began in 1482, under the orders of Martin de Solorzano. It has two floors and three cloisters: Noviciate, Silence and Kings. Kings Cloister is the largest of the three with its magnificent Mudejar coffering. The monastery's church has a Latin cross base and only one nave. It has eight side chapels with ribbed vaults. It houses the Oriental Art Museum.

Source: Web server of Instituto de Turismo de España, TURESPAÑA.

Avila guide

Castilla y Leon Map
Avila map
Arenas Accomodation
Arenas castle
Arenas caves
Arenas restaurants
Arevalo information
Arevalo restaurants
Arevalo accommodation
Cochinillo of Arevalo

Avila information
Basilica of Avila
Cathedral of Avila
Avila Gastronomy
Avila Outskirts
Avila Golf Course
Avila Holy Week
Avila Monastery
Avila Walls
Avila Museums

Avila Restaurants
The Avila of Sta. Teresa
Avila writers
Barco information
Barco Castle
Barco accommodation & restaurants
Barco Beans
Barco of Carlos V
Madrigal information

All content © 2013 Spain-Map.com All Rights Reserved