Many visitors to the area rent a car and drive along the mountains of Palencia which are over 2,500 metres high. The mountain range contains stunning glacial lakes such as Las Lomas, the Curavacas Lake and Pozo Oscuro. The Fuente Carrionas Lagoon is the River Carrion’s official water source and provides the perfect photo opportunity.
Just if is close to your planned route map, we suggest you to make a stop in Villaherreros. This village will provide you some good reasons to stop: is an area steeped in history and legends, you can find a dramatic natural heritage and its a perfect place to enjoy a filling homemade meal.
Dont worry about the petrol costs when you hire a car through www.rentspain.com. You can check terms and conditions for your selection and see detailed petrol policy. The majority of car rental companies don’t use to charge petrol on 3 or less days rentals. Some others use to apply FULL-FULL petrol policy. If you require some special conditions in your next rental to go to Villaherreros, don’t hesitate to contact us before managing your booking. We will give you the best option depends on your needs.
The surrounding area was designated a Special Protection Area for bird life by the European Union, as it contains various species of international interest. The area is also important as it is the habitat of the endangered Cantabrian brown bear. The Sima del Anillo, situated in the Espiguete Peak, is a beautiful limestone cave that lies a few metres away from the main road, ideal for anyone who enjoys driving.