The Northwestern Spanish city of Leon is bursting with restaurants, bars, shops, and an array UNESCO World Heritage Sites dating back to Roman times. Once established as Roman military encampment, Leon has transformed into a vibrant, modern city that attracts travelers worldwide. Spend your vacation trying out the various regional Leonese dishes of cecina, morcilla, and botillo, or devour delicious tapas at local bars. Enjoy a day of touring the various monuments and museums throughout the city, or explore the surrounding landscape to find unexpected treasures. Whatever you decide, make sure to discover Leon in the comfort of a rental car. Auto Europe boasts an extensive rental car fleet available for pick up at numerous locations around the city.
Leon is home to many incredible monuments, city parks, and museums that will keep visitors busy during their vacation. Traces of the once great Roman Empire can be found in various paintings and ruins that now stand as historical landmarks in Leon. Following the Roman reign and after contentions between various religious groups, the independent Kingdom of Leon formed in 910 AD and occupied the northwestern territory of the Iberian Peninsula during the Middle Ages. Today, incredible architecture coalesces in downtown Leon to create a fascinating glimpse of antiquity paired with a modern lifestyle that leaves a lasting impression. The Basilica of San Isidoro, the Leon Cathedral, and the Convent of San Marcos are ornate Medieval and Renaissance buildings that continue to serve as striking examples of intricate architecture that attract tourists far and wide. While landmarks are aplenty, Leon is not without its variety of great restaurants, cafes, and bars serving the very best of Leonese cuisine and promoting a dynamic night out on the town. Discover all the offerings of Leon by getting around easily and convenience by car. Take a day trip to Madrid or explore the northern coast for a richer, more memorable travel experience. You can see it all in the comfort of a rental car.
Cruise downtown Leon and Northwestern Spain by car for the freedom to go anywhere during your holiday. Auto Europe is committed to offering the lowest rates and superior customer service in the industry. Our price match department and knowledgeable reservation agents are readily available to find you the best rate at a suitable pick up location of your choice. Learn more about renting a car in Spain by visiting our rental car FAQs or call us toll-free at 1-888-223-5555 to speak to a live representative.