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Discover Castile and León, a region of fine dining, excellent wine, and cultural traditions that will definitely surprise you.

Food & Wine

food & wine

Castile and León is one of Spain’s most beautiful regions, with an exceptionally rich gastronomical and oenological heritage that any gourmand would appreciate. Particularly famous for its agriculture and vineyards, Castile and León produces 13 excellent Destination of Origin wines that have attained international prestige, amongst them Ribera del Duero, Toro, Arlanza, Tierra de León and Bierzo. And with over 5000 restaurants to choose from, there’s really no excuse to skip out on the wine tasting and the tapa sampling.

World Heritage Sites and Cultural Patrimony

Castile and León has the highest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Spain, including popular cities such as Segovia, Salamanca and Ávila. And with over 300 beautiful medieval castles scattered throughout the region, it’s not surprising the autonomous community has been dubbed “the land of castles”.

To get a taste of local culture or to participate in sensational festivals and events, there’s no better time to visit Castile and León than during Holy Week (Semana Santa). And if you wish to step it up a notch by trying something more adventurous, you could always embark on a spiritual journey to Santiago de Compostela by walking the French Way (over 400 km of this popular pilgrimage route are located right in the heart of Castile and León).

Castile and León awaits you!

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