Situated inland from the river, Salamanca's northern Plaza Mayor quarter combines with the southern University quarter to form the city's north-south axis.
In a nutshell
Salamanca's Plaza Mayor is known as the city's "living room" for a reason. Here you'll find an eclectic mix of students, tourists, and locals who can't help but stroll through the beguiling Baroque beauty of the city's main square. The area, since the plaza's contruction in the early 18th century, has been the hub of Salamanca life for centuries- with tons to do and see, don't be surprised to find yourself gravitating here over and over!