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Routes through Somiedo

Routes through Somiedo

Discovering a natural park

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Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo
  • Routes through Somiedo

Discovering a natural park

Somiedo is Natural Park since 1988 -the oldest of our natural parks- and Biosphere Reserve -with strict rules that determine the sociology of the territory in order to preserve its privileged nature-.

Its orography is made up of soft and abrupt reliefs that go from 400 meters to heights above 2.100 meters. It is an ideal space for nature lovers, high mountains, so it is advisable to leave notice of the itineraries that we plan to do, do not venture into high areas in bad weather, carry a detailed map, a compass, suitable footwear ...



Latitude: 43.0922699 Length: -6.2560701
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In Somiedo, as is logical in a municipality of 300 km2, there are thousand and one possible routesSome of these itineraries have been signposted, many others have not. It is convenient to start on the signposted routes, which are a lot and sufficient in principle for any self-respecting hiker.

Trekking 5 days in Somiedo

Trekking 5 days in Somiedo

610
person

Five intense days, with accommodation included, to visit the main attractions, peaks, lakes and brañas, of this natural park….

What routes to do in Somiedo?

Route of the Camín Real de la Mesa -La Bustariega, GR-101
· Route of the Camín Real, GR-101 // Route of El Cornón, PR. AS-10
· Route of the Braña de Mumián, PR. AS-11
· Route of the Brañas de Saliencia, PR. AS-12
· Route of Castro, PR. AS-13
· Route of La Peral - Villar de Vildas, PR. AS-14
· Route of the Pigüeña Valley. La Pornacal, PR. AS-14.1
· Route of the Lakes of Saliencia, PR. AS-15

Lagos de Saliencia

Lagos de Saliencia

There are no words to describe them. You have to see them. The Saliencia lakes are a diamond in the rough, one of…

Valle del Lago Route, PR.AS-15.1
· Route of El Puerto - Sousas - Valle de Lago, PR. AS-16

Route to the Braña de Sousas

Route to the braña de Sousas

One of the most representative settings of pastoral life, a unique landscape in which man and…

· Route of Braña de Sousas, PR. AS-16.1

In order to obtain more precise information on the itineraries that suit each one and to obtain first-hand information, graphic documents and maps, it is best to approach the Park Interpretation Center which is in the capital of the municipality: Pola de Somiedo.

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