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Picos de Europa

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Blessing to Experience this Power of Nature

This is a must visit. No matter how you plan your day you cannot go wrong. We went swimming in the... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Henry W
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San Francisco, California
Fabulous, don't miss

The Picos is a area of mountains that often comes as a surprise. Only a couple of hours from... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Uktraveller84
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UK
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Carved into 3 distinct ranges by 2 rivers, these mountains in Northern Spain contain one of the most famous walks in the country.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cable car” (13 reviews)
“cares gorge” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is a must visit. No matter how you plan your day you cannot go wrong. We went swimming in the Ocean in Llanes early in the morning and then drove up to Fuente De. We picked random spots to stop and walk along a...More

1  Thank Henry W
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The Picos is a area of mountains that often comes as a surprise. Only a couple of hours from Santander/Bilbao it is a must for anyone who enjoys walking or cycling in mountains. The way in/out is a windy gorge following road or a steep...More

Thank Uktraveller84
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Phenomenal place. Beautiful full of nature. Avoid July and August. In June it was cool Empty and perfect. Drive all the way up. And stop st côvadonga On the way back.

Thank zazazazaz
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I did not expect to find this place to be one of the most rewarding walks I 've done. The picos de europa walk was inspiring and awesome. I did the walk of the gods in amalfi coast and I can say that it does...More

1  Thank gorichville
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful treks led by our licensed guide and homegrown from Asturias . We enjoyed walking ruta Cares and enjoyed the majestic views of the Picos at Fuentes De and climbed one of the peaks - horcados Rojos . 7 days is short -- must come...More

1  Thank Xtinemd
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We did have some nice hikes around the mountains exploring the rocks, and watching mountain goats. Very impressive scenery and relaxing strolls that allow you to connect to yourself.

Thank Joed D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Being in the region we die a bit of exploring by car of the Picos de Europa coming from the Cangas de Onis side we drove to the two lakes Enol and Ercina

Thank Lia G
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

If you are lucky with a nice sunny day, the view from the is stunning, both lakes. The problem is parking in busy day. make sure you wear you jogging shoe to walk around

Thank Ricardo M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The Picos, through Fios Parres on December 2016 was the best mountain hiking family vacation we ever had with our five kids in tow.We had sheep, cows and horses for company.We even stumbled on a wild boar who looks like Pumba up in the mountain...More

1  Thank 31ProvMom
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Visited the mountains during a trip in April / May 2016. Ample parking, and a short walk up to the Telerifico to the top. We arrived on a very warm spring day with clear views expected, and the top didn't disappoint. We had a beer...More

4  Thank LosClarks
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abjc21
2 March 2017|
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Response from STEVEUK1 | Reviewed this property |
Potes is by far the biggest town and has the best facilities. I'm not sure about the north of the park. Sorry and apologies for the delay in answering.
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