Visit Saragossa: The Beautiful Spanish City

Zaragoza (Saragossa in English) is a fascinating, elegant city situated on the riverbanks of Rio Ebro. The vibrant city is known for its tapas bars, vigorous nightlife, and superb shopping centers. Tourists come here not only to have a good time but also to enjoy the historical sites of great civilizations and communities that have influenced Spain.

Map of Saragossa
Map of Saragossa
Ebro in Zaragoza
Ebro in Zaragoza

Attractions

Prepare yourself for the visit to Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar, a 17th century church where Virgin Mary is believed to have descended atop the marble pilar on January 2, AD 40. Get a superb view over the city and the domes from the top of north tower, which is accessible by lift.

Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar Zaragoza
Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar Zaragoza

Be amazed with the fabulous spread of baroque and Romanesque architectural styles of the La Seo; or visit the Museo del Puerto Fluvial that display the river-port installations and other remains of the Romans.

La Seo Zaragoza
La Seo Zaragoza
Museo del Puerto Fluvial Zaragoza
Museo del Puerto Fluvial Zaragoza

Explore Aljaferia, the finest structure of Islamic-era, located outside AndalucĂ­a and view the Patio de Santa Isabel. Discover Museo del Foro de Caesaraugusta along with Roman remains of a cloaca system, shops, porticoes, and a collection of artifacts. With the remains of Teatro Romano, Museo del Teatro de Caesaraugusta is a compelling museum that should be included in your travel itinerary.

Museo del Teatro de Caesaraugusta Zaragoza
Museo del Teatro de Caesaraugusta Zaragoza
Museo del Foro de Caesaraugusta Zaragoza
Museo del Foro de Caesaraugusta Zaragoza
Aljaferia Zaragoza
Aljaferia Zaragoza

Shopping

Saragossa has a culmination of shops, boutiques, and art galleries that suit all tastes. Walk around the streets to feel the vitality and bustle of the city. Fashion lovers can purchase designer outfits and shoes from Shopping Centre Gran Casa. If you are a fussy shopper, head to El Corte Ingles, the chain of department stores that stock exclusive items. Lanuza Market, also called the Central Market, stocks all the food items that you need.

El Corte Ingles Zaragoza
El Corte Ingles Zaragoza
Shopping Centre Gran Casa Zaragoza
Shopping Centre Gran Casa Zaragoza
Lanuza Market Zaragoza
Lanuza Market Zaragoza

Dining

Savor the Spanish dishes at some notable restaurants in Saragossa, including La Migueria, La Reserva, El Rincon de Aragon, and El Ciclon, where the food is prepared superbly. Enjoy the delightful gastronomic creation of the city, the tapas, at some popular restaurants like Blason del Tubo, La Pilara, Tragantua, and Taberna Dona Casta.

Taberna Dona Casta Zaragoza
Taberna Dona Casta Zaragoza
La Reserva Zaragoza
La Reserva Zaragoza
La Pilara Zaragoza
La Pilara Zaragoza
El Ciclon Zaragoza
El Ciclon Zaragoza
El Rincon de Aragon Zaragoza
El Rincon de Aragon Zaragoza
La Migueria Zaragoza
La Migueria Zaragoza
Blason del Tubo Zaragoza
Blason del Tubo Zaragoza

With plenty of attractions, range of leisure activities, and delicious gastronomy, Saragossa offers you with many reasons to visit.

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