León
in Leon of Castille and León, Spain

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
42.600 and -5.570 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 42° 36' 0" and W -5° 34' 13"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:59 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:11 am and 8:16 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-42.167 and 173.933 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Clarence
References
This place on Geonames.org

Discover León

León in Leon (Castille and León) with it's 134,305 citizens is a city in Spain about 179 mi (or 288 km) north-west of Madrid, the country's capital city.

Local time in León is now 11:59 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of León, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Spain is Leon Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Spain is Las Médulas in a distance of 20 mi (or 31 km), South-East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Villaquilambre, Onzonilla, Valdefresno, Villaturiel and Valverde de la Virgen. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 60 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

14°C (57 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 26th of September 2019

19°C (66 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Friday, 27th of September 2019

17°C (62 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Parador de León

Address
0,6 mi
Plaza de San Marcos, 7
24001 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Silken Luis de León

Address
0,6 mi
Fray Luis de Leon 26
24005 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Alfonso V

Address
0,1 mi
Padre Isla, 1
24002 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Santiago

Address
2,4 mi
Urb. Parque Rey Ordoño Ctra. Asturias Km.1.6
24008 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Abad San Antonio

Address
1,4 mi
Altos de Navas,S/N
24008 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


TRYP Leon Hotel

Address
0,8 mi
Obispo Vilaplana, 3-5
24008 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Conde Luna

Address
0,3 mi
Avenida Independencia, 7
24003 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


NH Collection Leon Plaza Mayor

Address
0,3 mi
Plaza Mayor, 15-17
24000 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Eurostars León

Address
0,7 mi
Velázquez, 18
24005 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


AC Hotel Leon San Antonio

Address
0,7 mi
Velazquez,10
24005 Leon
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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El Santo Grial en la Basílica de San Isidoro de León

Published: April 25, 2014
Length: 02:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Santo Grial de León

El primer cáliz que los cristianos consideraron como perteneciente a Jesucristo lleva escondido en León casi mil años y es la parte superior del archiconocido Cáliz de Doña Urraca. Se...


Suicidio homeopatico en León

Published: February 05, 2011
Length: 25:46 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ricardo Chao Prieto

Suicidio homeopatico en León el 2 de febrero de 2011.


EL PANTEÓN REAL DE SAN ISIDORO DE LEÓN

Published: June 12, 2013
Length: 51:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Javier Domingo

Visita LAGARTO ROJO, revista cultural de viajes: http://lagartorojo.es/ El panteón real de León se encuentra en el nártex de la basílica de San Isidoro, siendo independiente de la iglesia....


Mansilla de las Mulas a León - Camino de Santiago HD 18/34

Published: February 27, 2014
Length: 22:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peregrino Txusly

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Camino 14º León-Fisterra Febrero 2015 Parte 1ª

Published: March 08, 2015
Length: 38:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alvaro Lazaga Busto

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Pechakucha Night Vol1 León

Published: December 03, 2013
Length: 24:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Pechakucha Night

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II Congreso Salsón de León ~ Adrián y Anita Amateur Salsa Company Valladolid

Published: November 04, 2012
Length: 15:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: reken77

Coreografía de salsa presentada por el grupo Adrián y Anita Amateur Salsa Company Valladolid en el II Congreso de Baile Latino en León. Castilla y León, España. 2, 3 y 4/11/2012.


Conferencia Arqueología en el Kurdistán - IBO de León, 12-III-2015

Published: March 18, 2015
Length: 17:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Instituto Bíblico y Oriental

Primera parte de la conferencia impartida por Mala Awat, director de Antigüedades del Kurdistán Iraquí, y por Kaifi Mustafa Ali el 12 de marzo de 2015 en el Instituto Bíblico y Oriental (León).


Molviedro 2015 - Certamen Jesús Despojado de Sevilla - Pasacalles AM SCB León

Published: March 05, 2015
Length: 30:59 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: jlkuky(Palilleras)

El pasado 28 de Febrero de 2015 la Agrupación Musical de la Cofradía Santo Cristo de La Bienaventuranza, de León, acudió a la ciudad de Sevilla para participar por primera vez en el certamen...


SWANAGE AGOSTO 2014 IDIOMAS LEÓN #travellingtogether

Published: December 16, 2014
Length: 40:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Idiomas León

Video resumen del viaje a Inglaterra de estudios con Idiomas León en agosto 2014.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

León, Spain

León is the capital of the province of León, situated in the northwest of Spain. Its city population of 136,985 (2006) makes it the largest municipality in the province, accounting for more than one quarter of the province's population. Including the metropolitan area, the population is calculated at 337,740 (2009).

Located at 42.6056, -5.57 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
León, Spain, Province of León, Kingdom of León, Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places established in the 1st century BC, Roman legions' camps in Spain, Roman sites in Spain, Tourism in Spain, Populated places in the Province of León

Basilica of San Isidoro

The Basilica of San Isidoro is a church in León, Spain, located on the site of an ancient Roman temple. Its Christian roots can be traced back to the early 10th century when a monastery for Saint John the Baptist was erected on the grounds. In 1063 the basilica was rededicated to Saint Isidore of Seville. Isidore was archbishop of Seville, and the most celebrated academic and theologian of Visigothic Spain in the period preceding the Arab invasions.

Located at 42.601, -5.571 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Basilica churches in Spain, Churches in Castile and León, Buildings and structures in León, Spain, Romanesque architecture in Spain

León Arena

León Arena, also known locally as Plaza de Toros de León is an arena in León, Spain It is primarily used for musical concerts and bullfighting, however it has been used for handball and basketball too. The arena opened in 1948 as a Bull Ring, but in 2000 it was covered, becoming a modern indoor arena. It has a seating capacity for 10,000 people.

Located at 42.5871, -5.57249 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Indoor arenas in Spain, Basketball venues in Spain, Bullrings in Spain, Sports venues in Castile and León

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León

The Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, better known as the MUSAC, is a contemporary art museum in the city of León, Spain. Inaugurated in April 2005 by Felipe, Prince of Asturias, this cultural institution aims to be a "Museum of the Present", in the words of its curator Agustín Pérez Rubio, and thus only collects artworks from the latest generation of artists, between 1992 and 2012.

Located at 42.6065, -5.58277 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Art museums and galleries in Spain, Museums in Castile and León, Buildings and structures in León, Spain, Art museums established in 2005, 2005 establishments in Spain, Modern art museums in Spain

León Airport

León Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto de León), (Aeropuertu de Llión, in Leonese language) is an international airport located 6 kilometres from León, Spain. In 2007, the airport handled 161,705 passengers, 7,328 operations and 300 kilograms of cargo.

Located at 42.5889, -5.65556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in the Province of León, Province of León, León, Spain

Convent of San Marcos, León

The convent of San Marcos in León, Spain is today an operating luxury parador hotel. It also contains a consecrated church and museum, and is one of the most important monuments of the Renaissance in Spain. It is one of the greatest architectural jewels of León, together with the Cathedral, the Basilica of San Isidoro and la Casa Botines. It has a highly ornamental plateresque facade.

Located at 42.6016, -5.582 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in León, Spain, Renaissance architecture in Spain, Visitor attractions in Castile and León

Palacio de los Deportes de León

Palacio de los Deportes de León, also known as Palacio Municipal de los Deportes de León is a Multi-use Indoor arena in León, Spain. Built in 1970, It has a seating capacity of 6,500 seats, and is currently the home venue for Baloncesto León basketball team and CB Ademar León handball team.

Located at 42.5892, -5.57729 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Basketball venues in Spain, Handball venues, Indoor arenas in Spain, Sports venues completed in 1970, Sports venues in Castile and León

San Andrés del Rabanedo

San Andrés del Rabanedo is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2007 census, the city has a population of 33,056 inhabitants.

Located at 42.6167, -5.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Valdefresno

Valdefresno is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census, the municipality has a population of 1,893 inhabitants.

Located at 42.6, -5.48333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Valverde de la Virgen

Valverde de la Virgen is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2006 census, the municipality has a population of 5,034 inhabitants.

Located at 42.5667, -5.68333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Villaquilambre

Villaquilambre is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2007 census, the municipality has a population of 15,597 inhabitants.

Located at 42.6167, -5.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Cuadros

Cuadros is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2010 census, the municipality has a population of 1,980 inhabitants.

Located at 42.7, -5.63333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Chozas de Abajo

Chozas de Abajo is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2010 census, the municipality has a population of 2,424 inhabitants.

Located at 42.5167, -5.68333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Garrafe de Torío

Garrafe de Torío is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2010 census, the municipality has a population of 1,267 inhabitants.

Located at 42.7333, -5.51667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Onzonilla

Onzonilla is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census, the municipality has a population of 1,555 inhabitants.

Located at 42.5333, -5.58333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Sariegos

Sariegos is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census, the municipality has a population of 3,451 inhabitants.

Located at 42.65, -5.63333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Vega de Infanzones

Vega de Infanzones is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census, the municipality has a population of 856 inhabitants.

Located at 42.4833, -5.53333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Villanueva de las Manzanas

Villanueva de las Manzanas is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census, the municipality has a population of 558 inhabitants.

Located at 42.4667, -5.48333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Villaturiel

Villaturiel is a municipality located in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census, the municipality has a population of 1,767 inhabitants.

Located at 42.5167, -5.48333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of León, Populated places in the Province of León

Casa de los Botines

The Casa de los Botines (built 1892-1893) is a Modernist building in León, Spain designed by Antoni Gaudí. It was adapted to serve as the headquarters of Caja España, a local savings bank.

Located at 42.5983, -5.57056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses completed in 1889, Modernisme architecture, Antoni Gaudí buildings, Buildings and structures in León, Spain, Visitor attractions in Castile and León

Palacio de los Guzmanes

The Palacio de los Guzmanes is a Renaissance building in the city of León; it is the seat of Provincial Government of León. The architect Rodrigo Gil de Hontañón built the palace in the 16th century, commissioned by the aristocratic family of Guzman, one of the city’s powerful and influential families. It is three-storey high with square towers at the four corners and is arranged around a two-storey courtyard. The façade has a round arches gallery on the top floor.

Located at 42.5983, -5.5705 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
16th-century architecture, Buildings and structures in León, Spain, Palaces in Castile and León, Renaissance architecture in Spain

University of León

The University of León is a Spanish public university with campus in León and Ponferrada. The germ of the university is found in 1843, when it was created the Normal School for Teachers or Masters Seminar of Public Instruction and the subaltern school of Veterinary Medicine, founded in 1852, laying the foundations of Leon future university.

Located at 42.6121, -5.56022 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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Universities in Castile and León, Educational institutions established in 1979

Tabakalera

Tabakalera is name of one of the biggest buildings of Donostia-San Sebastián, northern Spain. Located in the Egia district, next to the North railway station and the Cristina Enea park, it takes up one of the biggest plots (13.277 m) of the urban area. For 90 years (1913–2003), Tabakalera was the tobacco factory of Donostia-San Sebastian. It was one of the biggest and most of the workers were women.

Located at 42.6065, -5.58277 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
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San Sebastián, Buildings and structures in the Basque Country, Visitor attractions in the Basque Country

Estadio Reino de León

Estadio Reino de León is a football stadium located in León, in the autonomous community of Castile and León, Spain. It is the home stadium of Cultural Leonesa who currently play in Segunda División B - Group 1, with a capacity of 13,451 seats. The stadium was inaugurated with a match between Cultural Leonesa vs Xerez CD, which the home team won 1 – 0.

Located at 42.5875, -5.5767 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Spain, Sports venues in Castile and León, Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa

San Juan y San Pedro de Renueva

San Juan y San Pedro de Renueva is a church in León, central Spain. It was built in the mid-20th century in Neo-Renaissance style by will of the local bishop, Luis Almarcha Hernández. Its main artistical feature is the entrance gate, in Baroque style, taken from the ruined monastery of San Pedro de Eslonza, located 22 km outside León in the municipality of Gradefes. It dates from 1711 and was designed by the architect Pedro Martínez de Cardeña.

Located at 42.6036, -5.57583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
20th-century architecture, Baroque architecture in Spain, Buildings and structures in León, Spain, Churches in Castile and León, Renaissance revival architecture

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26 Sep
2019

Taller Floral Gratuito Para Amantes De Las Flores 1
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27 Sep
2019

Taller Floral Gratuito Para Amantes De Las Flores. 3
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05 Oct
2019

DIRECTO-VIVO@!.MTV Video Music Award 2019 E.n Viv Y E.n Directo Gratis Tv
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20 Oct
2019

Descubriendo A AC/DC En León
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07 Nov
2019

Ara Malikian En León - Royal Garage World Tour
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17 Nov
2019

Descubriendo A Queen En León
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22 Nov
2019

Gansos Rosas En León 2019
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24 Nov
2019

ROCK EN FAMILIA: Descubriendo A Iron Maiden En Vitoria
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13 Dec
2019

LOS PUNSETES - GIRA ANIQUILACIÓN En León
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05 Apr
2020

Easter Week In León
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Easter Week In Astorga
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
León, ليون, Lleón, Ciudá de Llión, Lleó, Leono, Leon, LEN, レオン, Леон