n Ponferrada, we can visit The Town Hall Square joined to The Encina Square through The Clock Street where we can find the Virgin of the Conception Convent in front of the Bierzo Museum. If we follow the Way we find The Encina Church and The Templar Castle of Ponferrada. In these route we can visit The Luis del Olmo Radio Museum and St, Andrew's Church. In addition Ponferrada has The Museum of the Easter Confraternity, The Railway Museum and The Ene. National Energy Museum which aspires to be the best place in Europe for the dissemination of knowledge about the science of energy.
The Bierzo has a lot of sites with history, some examples, Las Médulas, Patrimony of the Humanity, The Church of Santo Tomas de las Ollas, Peñalba de Santiago Church, Carracedo's Monastery, The Monastery of Saint Peter of Montes and Cornatel Castle are some of all we have. Our landscape is beautiful the most famous are Ancares and The Silent Valley.
Ponferrada and ist surrounding has a lot of festivals, the most outstanding are that in honour of Nuestra Señora de la Encina which is celebrated on the 8 of September, Eastertime, declared of Regional Touristic Interest or The Night of The Templars which is the reconstruction of a fantastic medieval event. Other activities we recommend walking along the Sil River, these river cuts the town in two, The Historic Centre and the Newest Part, going to The Theatre, taste some wines and tapas or meeting some of our Pubs.
Discover The Region of The Bierzo and ist Capital, Ponferrada is a great experience 100 % we advise you to visit.