Palencia, in Castilla - Leon, is a place that around 83,000 people call home.
Palencia is located approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) southwest of Bilbao and 140 miles (225 kilometers) north of Madrid, the national capital.
Explore the many interesting places of worship in the city. Some of these are the Palencia Cathedral, the Iglesia Museo de Santa Eulalia and the Basilica de San Juan de Banos. Savor the respectful silence, admire the workmanship and improve your knowledge of history in these beautiful buildings.
The Museo Diocesano is an inspiring oasis for lovers of learning in Palencia. Take advantage of the peace and quiet, ask the staff about any special events, buy something from the gift shop or just admire the echoes of the past.
Palencia’s major attractions often overshadow its less renowned, but equally interesting spots such as the San Miguel Church.