Valbuena de Duero

Valbuena de Duero, Spain

Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province Valladolid
Municipality Valbuena de Duero
  Total 46 km2 (18 sq mi)
Population (2004)
  Total 502
  Density 10.9/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Valbuena de Duero is a municipality located in the province of Valladolid, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 502 inhabitants.


San Bernardo is a village within Valbuena de Duero municipality. It was founded in the 1950s by the Instituto Nacional de Colonización. Its inhabitants came from Santa María de Poyos, a town in Guadalajara Province that was submerged by the waters of the Embalse de Buendía reservoir. Presently there is a Ribera del Duero DO wine cellar in San Bernardo named after the village.

The Valbuena Abbey is located within the limits of Valbuena de Duero municipality.

Coordinates: 41°39′N 4°17′W / 41.650°N 4.283°W / 41.650; -4.283

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