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Superb walking country

If memory s correct these mountains are about the same area as the Lake District but go up to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
The place to go to get away from it all.

A stunning place to spend a week hiking in the mountains amid green fields, trees, dramatic rock... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Haslemere, United Kingdom
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Municipalities of Sajambre and Valdeon. Leonese part of the Picos de Europa National Park.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
24915 Posada de Valdeon, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If memory s correct these mountains are about the same area as the Lake District but go up to 8,500'. There are more bears in the Picos than in the whole Pyrenees. Been here several times and while the towns and villages are more developed...More

Thank Whiskydram
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A stunning place to spend a week hiking in the mountains amid green fields, trees, dramatic rock faces, crystal clear rivers and pools and the constant chime of cow bells. Idyllic.

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

A beautiful part of the world. Stunning scenery. Fantastic place for motorcycling - great roads with little traffic. Perfect.

Thank helenpratten
Reviewed 14 August 2018

great views, best hikes. amazing. we did the hike through the gorge and arranged a pick up at the end. with picos the Europa tours. the did a tour with the Jeep deep in the picos. had a great day !

Thank sgoorts
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view thru our trip in Spain. Lakes, rivers, peaks and little villages. A live postcard. If you have the luck to going thru this mountains in a tour or by your own, you are going to enjoy it.

Thank Hernandez1697
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Picos de Europa offers some of the most spectacular mountain environments anywhere in the world. The mountains are not large nor at a high elevation but they rise so steeply and the numerous roaring river gorges are carved so deeply that it feels like the...More

1  Thank Richard L
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This was the most amazing drive with unbelievable views of mountains, rivers, lakes and valleys. Many hiking trails were identified all over the park. The best experience - definitely highly recommended.

Thank bgillat
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Picos de europa. We were driving to the “Picos de Europa” who are a mountainous formation in the Cantabrian Mountain Range, we started in Covadonga and took the narrow road in the direction of the “Lake Covadonga”, all this is in the north of Spain,...More

Thank Hans G
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We did a 7 day circular route. Cain-Bulnes-Uriellu-Sotres-Fuente De-Cabana Veronica-Fuente De- Jermosa- Cordinanes The hikes were challenging with a full pack, but utterly beautiful. We stayed at a combination of Albergues and refuges. It was very convenient not to carry tent and backpacks and even...More

2  Thank Meny B
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing national park with fantastic views of mountains, valleys and lakes and many great trails. Definitely recommend seeing this national park if you're traveling the north of Spain.

1  Thank Samantha L
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21 August 2018|
Response from bgillat | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Unfortunately I cannot help you with your question. We drove to Picos De Europa for one day only from our hotel in Santillana del Mar. You should try to contact the tourist information center that is located in the park... More
25 December 2017|
Response from Hans G | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Thank you for your question about the Pico’s de Europa. There is no problem to visit this park, and you can walk where your husband is feeling himself comfortable, you choose a place and park the car were it is... More