San Benito Convent
Overlooking the Tagus, the former headquarters of the military order of Alcántara, built in the 16C, has been restored. The church contains abundant Plataresque decorations (star-shaped vaults), a Gothic patio and outside, an elegant arcaded Renaissance gallery, overlooking an amphitheatre, where drama performances are staged.
Address:EX207, 10980 Alcántara
Phone:+34 927 39 00 81
Price:free of charge
10am-2pm, 5pm-8pm (4pm-6pm in winter)