Badajoz
in Badajoz of Extremadura, Spain

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
38.878 and -6.971 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 38° 52' 40" and W -6° 58' 14"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:56 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:00 am and 8:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-39.233 and 173.817 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Spain in Southern Europe

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Spain.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Spain. Last Update: 2020-04-08 07:22:58

Explore Badajoz

Badajoz in Badajoz (Extremadura) with it's 148,334 inhabitants is located in Spain about 204 mi (or 328 km) south-west of Madrid, the country's capital.

Local time in Badajoz is now 10:56 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports in the wider vicinity of Badajoz, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Spain is Badajoz Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Garrison Border Town of Elvas and its Fortifications in Portugal at a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km). The closest in Spain is Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida in a distance of 70 mi (or 12 km), East. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Campo Maior, Elvas, Valverde de Leganes, Olivenza and Valdelacalzada. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 69 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1021 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Thursday, 9th of April 2020

16°C (61 °F)
14°C (56 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 10th of April 2020

19°C (67 °F)
14°C (56 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.

Saturday, 11th of April 2020

22°C (71 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

NH Gran Hotel Casino Extremadura

Address
0,8 mi
Adolfo Diaz Ambrona, 11
06006 Badajoz
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sercotel Gran Hotel Zurbarán

Address
0,3 mi
Calle Gomez de Solis nº 1
06001 Badajoz
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Badajoz Center

Address
0,9 mi
Calle Damian Tellez Lafuente 1-9999
06010 Badajoz
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


AC Hotel Badajoz

Address
1,5 mi
Avenida de Elvas s/n
06006 Badajoz
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Las Bóvedas

Address
2,5 mi
Autovía Madrid-Lisboa km 405,715
06006 Badajoz
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Mercure Rio Badajoz

Address
0,9 mi
Avenida Adolfo Diaz Ambrona 13
06006 Badajoz
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Condedu Badajoz

Address
0,1 mi
Calle Muñoz Torrero, 27
06001 Badajoz
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


De las Heras Hostal

Address
0,2 mi
Calle Pedro de Valdivia 6
06002 Badajoz
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 0:00
Weekend: 10:00 - 0:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

BADAJOZ // Video promocional

Published: January 21, 2014
Length: 37:00 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Reel Producciones

Video promocional de la ciudad de Badajoz: Imagina Badajoz. Ayuntamiento de Badajoz. Presentación del vídeo oficial de la ciudad de Badajoz que fue presentado en Fitur el 24 de Enero.Imagina...


Final Concurso de Murgas Carnaval de Badajoz 2015

Published: February 14, 2015
Length: 25:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BadajozOnlineTv - Tv Municipal del Ayuntamien

Un contenido producido por PlusProducciones.com Productora Audiovisual (http://www.plusproducciones.com ) para Badajoz Online Tv (http://www.badajozonline.tv) la Televisión Municipal del ...


Semifinales Concurso de Murgas Carnaval de Badajoz 2015 (1er día)

Published: February 10, 2015
Length: 58:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BadajozOnlineTv - Tv Municipal del Ayuntamien

Un contenido producido por PlusProducciones.com Productora Audiovisual (http://www.plusproducciones.com ) para Badajoz Online Tv (http://www.badajozonline.tv) la Televisión Municipal del Ayuntamie...


Preliminares Concurso de Murgas Carnaval de Badajoz 2015 (3er día)

Published: February 05, 2015
Length: 32:09 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BadajozOnlineTv - Tv Municipal del Ayuntamien

Un contenido producido por PlusProducciones.com Productora Audiovisual (http://www.plusproducciones.com ) para Badajoz Online Tv (http://www.badajozonline.tv) la Televisión Municipal del Ayuntamie...


Preliminares Concurso de Murgas Carnaval de Badajoz 2015 (1er día)

Published: February 03, 2015
Length: 43:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BadajozOnlineTv - Tv Municipal del Ayuntamien

Emisión íntegra del primer día de preliminares. Un contenido producido por PlusProducciones.com Productora Audiovisual (http://www.plusproducciones.com ) para Badajoz Online Tv ...


☆ aaron rubio salazar de badajoz 9 years old ☆

Published: April 25, 2012
Length: 08:37 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: aaron rubio salazar

Subscríbete y sígueme año tras año - Follow me year to year. FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/aaronrubiosalazar Gracias a mi equipo y entrenadores del CD Badajoz Javi Campiñez, Alfonso...


Gemeliers en Badajoz

Published: July 14, 2014
Length: 05:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: María Muga

Videos y fotos de Gemeliers en la firma de discos de Badajoz el 25 de Junio del 2014.


Desfile Comparsas Badajoz 2015- La Kochera

Published: February 15, 2015
Length: 17:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jaime García


Centro Comercial El Faro inaugurado em Badajoz

Published: September 14, 2012
Length: 18:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LinhasWebTV

Durante o acto inaugural, e antes da abertura ao público, as autoridades oficiais realizaram uma visita protocolar ao centro comercial, onde a Unibail-Rodamco apresentou os 66.000 m2 de superfíci...


Julio Anguita - Combates de este Tiempo en Badajoz 2ª parte

Published: October 26, 2012
Length: 40:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Mario Cano

Julio Anguita en la presentación de su libro "Combates de este Tiempo" en Badajoz. Primera parte: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVJBfo93XXg Si deseas más información del Frente Cívico...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Siege of Badajoz (1812)

In the Siege of Badajoz (16 March – 6 April 1812), the Anglo-Portuguese Army, under the Earl of Wellington, besieged Badajoz, Spain and forced the surrender of the French garrison. The siege was one of the bloodiest in the Napoleonic Wars and was considered a costly victory by the British, with some 3,000 Allied soldiers killed in a few short hours of intense fighting as the siege drew to an end.

Located at 38.8789, -6.96694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1812, Battles of the Peninsular War, Sieges involving the United Kingdom, Sieges involving Portugal, Sieges involving France, 1812 in Spain, Battle honours of the King's Royal Rifle Corps

Estadio Nuevo Vivero

Estadio Nuevo Vivero is a multi-use stadium in Badajoz, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of CD Badajoz. The stadium holds 15,200 and was built in 1999. They previously played at Estadio El Vivero, in the east of the city, before moving a few kilometres south of the Guadiana in 1999 to this purpose built arena. The stadium has hosted two full internationals for the Spanish national team.

Located at 38.8589, -7.00589 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Spain, CD Badajoz, Sports venues in Extremadura

Battle of the Gebora

The Battle of the Gebora was a minor battle of the Peninsular War between Spanish and French armies. It occurred on 19 February 1811, near Badajoz, Spain, where an outnumbered French force routed and nearly destroyed the Spanish Army of Extremadura.

Located at 38.879, -6.967 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1811, Battles of the Peninsular War, Battles involving Spain, Battles involving Portugal, Battles involving France, 1811 in Spain

Tierra de Badajoz

Tierra de Badajoz is a comarca in the province of Badajoz in the autonomous community of Extremadura, western Spain. The majority of its population, amounting to around 177,000 inhabitants, lives in the capital, the municipality of Badajoz, and the immediate surrounding area. The comarca is situated in the northwestern part of the province, bordering to the north with the neighbouring province of Cáceres.

Located at 38.8831, -6.96667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Comarcas of Extremadura, Province of Badajoz

Siege of Badajoz (1658)

The 4th Siege of Badajoz took place from July to October 1658 during the Portuguese Restoration War. It was an attempt by a huge Portuguese army under the command of Joanne Mendes de Vasconcelos, governor of Alentejo, to capture the Spanish city of Badajoz, which was the headquarters of the Spanish Army of Extremadura. The fortifications of Badajoz were essentially medieval and considered vulnerable by the Portuguese, and had already been attacked by them three times during this war.

Located at 38.879, -6.967 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sieges involving Portugal, Sieges involving Spain, Conflicts in 1658, Sieges of the Portuguese Restoration War

Badajoz Cathedral

The Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist of Badajoz (Spanish: Catedral metropolitana de San Juan Bautista de Badajoz) is a Roman Catholic cathedral church in Badajoz, Extremadura, western Spain. Since 1994, together with the Co-cathedral of Saint Mary Major of Mérida, it is the seat of the Archdiocese of Mérida-Badajoz.

Located at 38.8784, -6.96941 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cathedrals in Spain, Churches in Extremadura, 13th-century architecture, Gothic architecture in Spain, Buildings and structures in the Province of Badajoz, Badajoz, Buildings and structures completed in 1276, Bienes de Interés Cultural

Second Siege of Badajoz (1811)

The Second Siege of Badajoz (22 April – 12 May and 18 May – 10 June, 1811) saw an Anglo-Portuguese Army, first led by William Carr Beresford and later commanded by the Arthur Wellesley, Earl of Wellington, besiege a French garrison under Armand Philippon at Badajoz, Spain. After failing to force a surrender, Wellington withdrew his army when the French mounted a successful relief effort by combining the armies of Marshals Nicolas Soult and Auguste Marmont.

Located at 38.8833, -6.96667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Peninsular War, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Conflicts in 1811, Battles involving France, Battles involving the United Kingdom, Battles involving Portugal, Battles involving Spain, 1811 in Spain

Badajoz Railway Station

Badajoz Railway Station is the central railway station of Badajoz, Spain. Commonly referred locally as the RENFE station, the station is part of Adif and high-speed rail systems: it is located at the western part of the Southwest–Portuguese high speed line.

Located at 38.8906, -6.98139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Spain

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08 Jun
2020

Emerita Lvdica
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

31 Jul
2020

Sierra International Festival
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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01 Aug
2020

Manuel Carrasco Badajoz
Starting at: 11:00 pm (23:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

12 Sep
2020

Monesterio Ham Day
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Badajoz, باداخوز, Badaĥozo, BJZ, バダホス, Ara Pacis Augustalis, Бадахос