16 days in Province of Leon Itinerary

16 days in Province of Leon Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mexico City
Fly + Drive:  19 h 30 min
1
Puebla de Lillo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Leon
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Rabanal del Camino
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  20 h
End: Mexico City

3
nights
Puebla de Lillo

Puebla de Lillo ©
Puebla de Lillo is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. Popular historic sites such as Soto de Agues and Ermita de San Pelayo are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Centro de Interpretacion de la Mineria and Museo Herminio Revilla. Change things up with these side-trips from Puebla de Lillo: Cuevas de Valporquero (in Valporquero de Torio), Parque Nacional de Los Picos de Europa (in Posada de Valdeon) and Iglesia de la Asuncion (in Cervera de Pisuerga). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Romanica de San Salvador de Catamuda and examine the collection at Museo de la Fauna Salvaje.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Puebla de Lillo trip itinerary maker app.

Mexico City, Mexico to Puebla de Lillo is an approximately 20- hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Mexico City to Puebla de Lillo, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mexico City in March, you will find days in Puebla de Lillo are cooler (14°C), and nights are slightly colder (1°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Leon.

Things to do in Puebla de Lillo

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Barruelo de Santullan, Cervera de Pisuerga, Cuevas de Valporquero, Ermita de Santa Cecilia, Iglesia de San Juan Bautista
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Cuevas de Valporquero ©
Cuevas de Valporquero
Centro de Interpretacion de la Mineria ©
Centro de Interpretacion de la Mineria
Soto de Agues ©
Soto de Agues

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Leon

Leon ©
León is the capital of the province of León, located in the northwest of Spain. Popular historic sites such as Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral and Antiguo Convento de San Marcos are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon and Plaza Del Grano. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Leon: Castrillo de los Polvazares (in Castrillo de los Polvazares), Astorga (Palacio De Gaudi, Astorga Cathedral, &more) and Ponferrada (Castillo de los Templarios & Penalba de Santiago). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Museo Gaudi Casa Botines, admire the landmark architecture of Parroquia Nuestra Senora Del Mercado, Head underground at Cuevas de Valporquero, and steep yourself in history at Torrestio.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Leon road trip planner.

Drive from Puebla de Lillo to Leon in 1.5 hours. In March in Leon, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rabanal del Camino.

Things to do in Leon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Astorga, Ponferrada, Penalba de Santiago, Cuevas de Valporquero, Castrillo de los Polvazares
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Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral ©
Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral
La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon ©
La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon
Castillo de los Templarios ©
Castillo de los Templarios

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Rabanal del Camino

Rabanal del Camino ©
Get some historical perspective at Palacio De Gaudi and Astorga Cathedral. Get a sense of the local culture at Castillo de los Templarios and Castrillo de los Polvazares. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rabanal del Camino: Ponferrada (Iglesia Santo Tomas de las Ollas, La Fabrica de Luz. Museo de la Energia, &more), Villafranca del Bierzo (Playa Fuvial, Colegiata de Santa Maria, &more) and Penalba de Santiago (Antiguo molino de Penalba de Santiago & Iglesia mozarabe de Penalba de Santiago).

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Rabanal del Camino vacation maker website.

You can drive from Leon to Rabanal del Camino in 1.5 hours. In March in Rabanal del Camino, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rabanal del Camino

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ponferrada, Villafranca del Bierzo, Astorga, Penalba de Santiago, Castrillo de los Polvazares
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Castillo de los Templarios ©
Castillo de los Templarios
Astorga Cathedral ©
Astorga Cathedral
Penalba de Santiago ©
Penalba de Santiago