Things to see in the León and surronding area
What to see in leon province
The province of León is home to an abundance of cultural and natural treasures.
Outside León itself, a city of indisputable importance and beauty, the rest of the province
boasts a great number of points of interest that it is worth bearing in mind for your trip. Take
The 10 most beautiful villages in León that are a must
If you are planning a trip to León, you must read this article. The 10 most beautiful villages in León should be part of your plans, as you will find an important historical, cultural and natural heritage that is well worth exploring.
Las Médulas natural monument, a Martian landscape in León
Explore Las Médulas, a striking natural monument created by humankind but which seems to come directly from a supernatural force.
What to see in Astorga — an impressive city with a special treat for chocolate lovers
In Astorga, spectacular Roman remains mingle with Gothic and Catalan Modernist monuments, as well as an amazing display of outdoor urban art.
Peñalba de Santiago: history, things to see and routes to do
Get to know Peñalba de Santiago, one of the most beautiful villages in Spain and a must when travelling through the province of León.
Villafranca del Bierzo: León’s own little Compostela
Such was the importance of Villafranca del Bierzo that it has its own Puerta del Perdón, the name given to the main doors of cathedrals and churches on the Camino de Santiago which only open on its Holy Years.
Molinaseca, the village where Queen Urraca of León slept
Molinaseca is considered one of the most beautiful villages in León, a medieval jewel that flourished in the shadow of the Way of Saint James.
What to see in Riaño, the village that survived the waters
Riaño is one of nine villages that disappeared, either partially or fully, with the building of the reservoir. Now it keeps the secrets of the survivors.