Historic Spain

Experience the historic heart of Spain

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Historic Spain
  • Spain, Europe
  • 840 km
  • 10:40 hr

Castilla y León is a treasure trove of extraordinary landscapes and compelling historic sites. With its six UNESCO World Heritage Sites and over 300 medieval castles, this region is graciously sprawled with Spanish cultural heritage. This extensive road trip encompasses the highlights of this region, connected by outstanding scenic drives.

In the heart of Spain chivalry tales come to life. The abundance of ancient castles present a vital part of Spain’s rich history of knights and medieval warfare. Burgos, Soria, Segovia, Avila, Salamanca, Zamora, Medina del Campo and Valladolid, all host glittering jewels of historic architecture and world class monuments. On top of that in these historic towns finger-licking culinary traditions like suckling pig and roasted lamb are widely served. Back on the road you will be surprised by the stunning diversity of landscapes. From vast plains, awe-inspiring mountain peaks and forested rolling hills: this scenery is bound to delight you.

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