The beach and estuary complex, with salt marshes and small dunes, is a refuge for migratory birds and has an enormous natural and scenic value, with views of the Boy islets. Shared by the councils of Tapia de Casariego and El Franco to serve as a boundary between both.
This beach is about 240 meters long by 69 meters wide. The beach of Porcía has deserved fame of being one of the most beautiful in western Asturias. Normally the level of occupation of Porcía beach is high as it is a semi-urban beach; its composition is sand. Beach with triangular shape with high occupancy. It has several islands: Isla Grande, Isla Pequeña and Gavioteiro.
It has road access from the N-634 by a local road that is entered from El Franco and in whose term there is an immediate parking area to the beach. It can also be reached from Campos and Salave, in Tapia de Casariego.
We detail some of the services that the beach has:
Composition: Golden sand
Bathroom: Calm waters
Signposted accesses: Yes
Signs of rescue: Yes
Parking: Interurban (ALSA Oviedo-Ribadeo, to 1 km.)
Access adapted for the disabled: No
Toilets and showers: Yes
Public telephones: No
Rental of umbrellas and hammocks: No
Diving areas: NoText: © Ramón Molleda for desdeasturias.com