Burgos is a Spanish province which lies in Castile and Leon in the North of the Iberian Peninsula.
Burgos is the capital with Cordillera Cantabria as the Northern limit which separates it from Cantabria and the Basque Country. On the East the Iberian Cordillera separates it from Rioja and the Province of Soria. In the south lies the province of Segovia and on the west Valladolid and Palencia.
This province is called the Head of Castile as it was here that the kingdom of Castile was founded.