Simancas is within easy reach of a range of colorful Valladolid’s more popular attractions. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Centro Cultural Miguel Delibes and the much-loved Museo de la Ciencia. Two other great attractions you’ll find nearby Simancas are Museo Oriental and the Plaza de Zorrilla.
To really understand Valladolid, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Find the treasures kept in some of the museums such as the National Museum of Sculpture. Book seats for a lively show at Teatro Calderon.
While you are in and around Simancas, treat yourself with a visit to Plaza Mayor and Valladolid Cathedral. Should you feel the need for a little spiritual renewal, spend a little time at the area’s most sacred sites, such as the San Pablo Church and the Church of Saint Mary the Ancient.
Watch local favorites, the Real Valladolid Club de Fútbol, S.A.D, do battle in the nearby Jose Zorilla Stadium. On game days follow the river of purple and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a few post-game beers.
At the end of a busy day enjoying the charms of Simancas, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Hotel Silken Juan de Austria, the Novotel Valladolid and the Hotel Feria are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.