Located on the west hillside that separates the fertile plain of the River Riaza and the moorland of Corcos, with an area of only 10 Km squared, it is full of the charm that the framing within the valley gives it.
After the Ecclesiastical Confiscations of Mendizábal, Caleruega was born as a modern urban centre. Located 26 Km from Aranda de Duero, in all of its nooks full of history it breathes the wine tradition.
The natural pools of ‘Poza’ and ‘Navajo’ are one of the hallmarks of this area of Ribera del Duero, located 10 Km from Aranda. It features the church of Nuestra Señora de la Asunción and the Casa Consistorial as two important buildings from the XVI century. They definitely worth a visit.
The natural richness of Castrillo de la Vega and its modern wine cellars are its best introduction. The groves of the River Duero’s bank show great density and diversity. It is an ideal habitat for birds and it is easy to come across the Grey Heron, Night Heron, Little Egret, Mallard and Eurasian Coot.
The village is located 6 Km from Aranda de Duero, its Gothic style church from the beginning of the XVI century houses an altarpiece from the XVII century. It has four images of the evangelists attributed to Diego de Siloé, and a beautiful coffered ceiling under the choir stalls.