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  • 1 Picos de Europa Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    E - 33589 Covadonga

    Deep gorges cut by gushing mountain rivers filled with fish, impressive defiles and high jagged snow-capped peaks, form the majestic backdrop to the Parque Nacional de los Picos de Europa. Created in 1995, it incorporates the former Parque de la Mont..

  • 2 Desfiladero de los Beyos Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    E - 33589 Covadonga

    Carved by the River Sella out of an exceptionally thick layer of limestone, the river rushing down this 10km-long defile is too fast-flowing for anything except the occasional tree to have put down roots on its sides. It is however wide enough for th..

  • 3 Mirador de la Reina Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    E - 33589 Covadonga

    The road climbs steeply after Covadonga, turn back and admire the extensive panorama behind you. When you reach the Mirador de la Reina, you will be able to see the entire Sierra de Covalierda and its succession of rocky pyramids stretching out ahead..

  • 4 Gargantas del Cares (Gorges del Cares) Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    E - 33589 Covadonga

    The road that climbs up to the Upper Cares Valley crosses an attractive ravine. From Poncebos, there are two footpaths that take you in for a closer look: one (3hr there and back on foot) leads to the village of Bulnes; the other, which leads to Caín..

  • 5 Basilica

    Religious buildings

    E - 33589 Covadonga

    Built from 1886-1901 in the neo--Romanesque style. In front of the basilica stands the statue of Pelage topped with the Cross of Victory that the famous monk carried into battle (the original can be seen in Cámara Santa d'Oviedo).

  • 6 Museum

    Museums and art

    E - 33589 Covadonga

    Contains presents from the Virgin of Covadonga, such as the magnificent crown decorated with more than 1,000 brilliants.

  • 7 Santa Cueva

    Nature and gardens

    E - 33589 Covadonga

    Built in honour of the "Virgin of Battles" who was said to have brought the Catholics victory, the cave houses an 18C wooden Virgin Santina, which is greatly venerated. There is a procession in honour of the patron saint of Asturias on 8 Se..

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