With some terrific road trip options available in the surrounding area, having your own car makes sense. Without one, it’d be much more difficult to enjoy everything that Leon, 18 miles away, has to offer. Among your first stops here ought to be Leon Cathedral, Convento de San Marcos and San Isidro Basilica. Situated 35 miles away, Ponferrada is another popular choice. If you stop by, make sure you check out Castillo de los Templarios, Plaza del Ayuntamiento and Bodega del Abad.