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Birding

Birding

Asturias is a great place to observe birds because of its high density of different ecosystems and habitats. Almost 400 bird species can be observed here.

Two of Asturias’ most iconic species are the Western Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus) and the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus). The number of Western Capercaillies has rapidly declined in recent years. Therefore they are difficult to observe. The reintroduction of the Bearded Vulture in the Picos de Europa National Park, however, is successful and this impressive raptor can now be seen in different places.

Do you want to observe the Bearded Vulture and some of Asturias’ other majestic raptors such as the Griffon Vulture (Gyps fulvus) or Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos)? Or are you more interested in discovering typical alpine birds such as the Wall Creeper (Tichodroma muraria)? Or perhaps you want to discover migratory birds along the beautiful Asturian coast in spring or autumn?

Our tours offer you the possibility to discover new species in the beautiful Asturian landscape!

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Camino de Santiago

Camino de Santiago

Did you know that the Camino de Santiago also leads through Asturias? The most famous is the ‘French route’. However, there are also routes that start in Spain.

One of these routes is the ‘Camino Primitivo’, aka the ‘original road’. It starts in Oviedo and ends after about 13 stages of 15-30 km each, in Santiago de Compostela.

These tours offer you the possibility to be a pilgrim for half – one day by walking the first stage of the ‘Camino Primitivo’.

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Customized Tours

Customized Tours

Cities, villages, beach, mountains… In Asturias, these are all relatively close to each other. Therefore, you can explore all these facets of Asturias during your stay through our customized trips.

Our customized guidebooks allow you to discover Asturias on your own. Our customized guided tours let you experience Asturias with our specialized guides.

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Guidebooks

Guidebooks

Are you planning to visit Asturias for a day, multiple days or a few weeks? And do you want to experience its rich culture and gastronomy? Or do you prefer to spend some days in its national parks? Asturias’ cities, beaches and mountains are relatively close to each other. Therefore, you can explore all these aspects during your stay. We design customized trip guides in Asturias for you, ranging from day-trips to multiple-day tours or entire holidays!

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Hiking

Hiking

From winding roads along the coast to steep climbs in the mountains. From unpaved paths where you hardly encounter anyone else to the popular senda verdes that are accessible for the whole family. Asturias offers something for every hiking enthusiast.

Two of the many historic Caminos lead through Asturias: the Camino del Norte along the coast and the Camino Primitivo through its mountainous interior. Another long-distance path is the Camino Natural de la Cordillera Cantabrica. This path crosses Asturias from the east to the west, thereby covering more than 600 kilometers. Additionally, there a dozens of day trips ranging from just a few to around 30 kilometers. They are spread over Asturias, ensuring that you’ll discover a nearby route almost everywhere.

Our hiking tours enable you to discover new landscapes and experience the beauty of Asturias to the fullest!

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Historical & Heritage Tours

Historical & Heritage Tours

Our historical & heritage tours cover different aspects of Asturian history:
– trace dinosaur tracks along the Asturian coast
– discover prehistoric cave paintings
– follow in the footsteps of hundreds of thousands of pilgrims by hiking part of the Camino de Santiago
– explore Asturias’ industrial heritage by visiting its famous mines
– bring your family history to life by visiting the places of your ancestors