Salamanca – Classic city of Spain has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1988. It is said to be one of the most beautiful city of Europe. Salamanca is situated 213 kilometers away From Madrid. The city is famous both for its monumental wonders and the old University of Salamanca, which was founded in 1218 and is the oldest university in Spain and the fifth oldest western university.
Due to the ancient buildings being built of local honey coloured sandstone, it is one of the most lovely and exciting places in Spain. The city has paved streets of the historic quarter. Visiting the university and the city’s two cathedrals with their characteristic golden stone are appealing for the visitors. It is in the community of Castile and León.