Plasencia, Province of Cáceres, Extremadura, Spain

🇪🇸 Plasencia is a walled market city in the province of Cáceres, Extremadura, Western Spain.

Situated on the bank of the Jerte River, Plasencia has a historic quarter that is a consequence of the city's strategic location along the Silver Route, or Ruta de la Plata. Since the 15th century, the noblemen of the region began to move to Plasencia, defining its current appearance.


Plasencia has a population of over 41,047 people. Plasencia also forms part of the wider Cáceres province which has a population of over 408,703 people. Plasencia is situated near Cáceres.

Twin Towns - Sister Cities Plasencia has links with:

🇪🇸 Cuenca, Spain 🇮🇹 Piacenza, Italy 🇪🇸 Talavera de la Reina, Spain
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