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The Liébana area is the heart of Picos de Europa.

Nature, here, has created a perfect harmony between the mountains, the surrounding landscape and their inhabitants'way of life.

Due to its location, currently, Picos de Europa is one of the 15 National Parks in Spain.

 

MINIMUM GROUP: 20 people


Main caractheristics of the Picos de Europa tour

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MINIMUM GROUP: 20 people

PICOS DE EUROPA

The Liebana area is a great geographical depression surrounded by the awesome heights of the Peaks. The contrast between the limestone, which these mountains are made of, and the green meadows is the main characteristic.

 

THE GORGE OF LA HERMIDA'S PATH

An awesome gorge, named Desfiladero de La Hermida, is the only way of Access from the coastal area.

 

LIEBANA FORESTS

Due to their perfect natural conditions, the forests of Liébana were one of the main reasons for the creation of the National Park of Picos de Europa.

 

Walking Tour

A walking tour is included, guided by a specialized professional. It is an easy path but nor for disabled people. Good shoes, water and some food will be necessary. Sun block is also recommended.

 

PATH

The Liébana paths are very popular among mountaineers, both amateur and professional alike. Pilgrims also visit this area on their Camino to Santiago de Compostela.

 

A TYPICAL VILLAGE

Some places are unforgettable.

 

POTES VILLAGE

Potes is the main village in the area, and here we find the whole range of products and produce the local gastronomy has to tempt us with.

 

INFANTADO TOWER

The most important monument in Potes.

 

SANTO TORIBIO OF LIÉBANA MONASTERY

Santo Toribio preserves the biggest piece of the Holy Cross in the world so, for this reason it is one of the Holy Sites that receives pilgrims, constantly.