Asturian Roots

  • Port

    Gijon, Spain

  • Activity Level

    High

  • Activity Type

    Excursion Types

  • Wheelchair Accessible

    NO

  • Cost From

    Adults

    GBP55.0 Per Person

  • Minimum Age

    2

  • Duration

    Approximately 7.30 hours.

  • Meals Included

    No

Immerse yourself in Asturia's fascinating history, beginning with a journey through the elegant port of Gijón, taking in the main sights. Continue to the royal site of Covadonga, considered to be one of the most important sites in Spanish history. Today Covadonga is a place of pilgrimage for devotees to Our Lady of Covadonga, La Santina. You’ll see the pretty pink Basilica and picture-perfect Holy Cave where she is worshipped. Enjoy views of the Picos mountains and lush Asturian countryside before a delicious lunch at a local restaurant. Take a stroll around picturesque Cangas de Onís, browsing the charming shops for the perfect souvenir