Astorga Tourism

Astorga (Spanish pronunciation: [asˈtoɾɣa]) is a town in the province of León, northern Spain. It lies 27 miles southwest of the provincial capital of León, and is the head of the council (comarca) of La Maragatería.The river Tuerto flows through it. As of 2009, its population was about 12,242 people. It is the 5th most populated municipality in province of Leon which has over 211 municipalities. Astorga pre dates the 910 AD Kingdom of León by 875 years. Astorga lies in the area of the Maragatos, a small ethnic and cultural community with distinctive customs and architecture. The town lies along the French route of the Way of St. James (Spanish: Camino de Santiago). Saint Turibius of Astorga was bishop of the city in the 5th century.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Astorga in Spain. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Astorga like a local. The nearest major city to Astorga is Ourense. Take a short trip from Astorga and set some time aside to explore the Ourense. Dotted with places like Termas De Outariz, Ourense Thermal Springs, Catedral De Ourense; it will definitely be a good idea. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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