Merida the capital city of Extremadura, situated on the peninsular region of Iberian is one of the well-known ancient Roman Capitol. The city has preserved some of the finest examples of Roman architecture and Roman ruins. Apart from that, the natural surroundings, diversity in flora and fauna are the other factors that can make you head for this ancient city. Merida has gone through the control of Christian, Moorish and even Portuguese and the influence of their rule can easily be identified in the grace of the city�s culture and lifestyle.
|Area||:||865.6 Km2 (334.2 sq mi).|
|Geographic Coordination||:||38°54'N 6°20'W.|