With the favorites list you can create your best travel guide
Fromasturias.com
Onís: basic information

Onís: basic information

What to see and do, routes, where to sleep and eat ... Onís

Onís: basic information

What to see and do, routes, where to sleep and eat ... Onís

The area of ​​the municipality is ...


The surface of the municipal term is of 75 Km2, being more than a third of its territory in the National Park of the Picos de Europa. The population is distributed in eleven population centers, being its capital in Benia de Onís.
The minimum level is 175 m. at the source of the main river Güeña affluent of the Sella river and the maximum height the Pico de Verdilluenga 2.130 m.

How to get there

From Gijón, it is best to take the A-8 to Posada de Llanes, here we take the AS115 towards Picos de Europa and at the roundabout of the Rebollada we take the AS114 that will take us to Benia de Onís.

From Oviedo, it is best to take the N634 to Arriondas, here we will take the road to Cangas de Onís and here the AS114 that will take us to Benia de Onís.

Distances

Oviedo 86 Km.
Gijón 98 Km.
Covadonga: 11 Km.
Cangas de Onís: 15 Km.
Beaches of Llanes: 23 Km.
Arenas de Cabrales: 16 Km.
Senda del Cares: 23 Km.

Brief History

To talk about the first inhabitants of the area, we have to go back to the Neolithic, when after the last ice ages, the inhabitants of the coast dominate the heights of the Picos de Europa. The Legions of Rome passed through here, the inhabitants will later face the power of the Emir of Córdoba ... what characterizes the inhabitants of these lands is respect for the environment, the human group of the Pastors of the Picos de Europa has received the Award for Exemplary Town of Asturias.

What to see

· National Park of the Picos de Europa
· Interpretation Center of the Bearded Vulture
· Avín Glacial Fauna.

Parties

· Gamonéu Cheese Contest and Fair of the Picos de Europa
· Mercáu 20 years
· Reaper's Party

Tourism offices

Tourist Information Office of Benia de Onís.
Open every day from 10 to 14 hours and from 16 to 19 hours.

Text: © Ramón Molleda for desdeasturias.com


coordinates Latitude: 43.3346558 Length: -4.9692173 qualifying.

Your comments

Interesting near here
See video of Rincón de San Martín Apartments
Rincón de San Martín Apartments

Rincón de San Martín Apartments

to 3,44 km Rincón de San Martín is located on top of a small hill with incomparable views of the Picos de Europa, in a quiet village near Covadonga (15 km) and the center of Cangas de ...
Casa El Cuetu II

Casa El Cuetu II

to 5,32 km Cuetu Cabrales II is a full rental rural house, it has been restored to offer the traveler the enjoyment of the traditional without giving up comfort.It is located in the ...
Casa El Cuetu I

Casa El Cuetu I

to 5,32 km The Casa de Aldea El Cuetu I has been restored to offer the traveler the enjoyment of the traditional without sacrificing comfort. Located in the quiet town of Ortiguero, in an area ...
Mercáu 20 years in Benia de Onís

Mercáu 20 years in Benia de Onís

to 0,02 km And that setback is true. If you look around, there are few things left in the town square to remind us that we are in the XNUMXst century. The sharpener character is a true ancient ...
The Reaper's Party

The Reaper's Party

to 0,22 km Hundreds of spectators encourage the athletes in an Olympiad in which sweat and sneer reign. With a "prepau, listu ... YA", the incombustible speaker concedes ...
Lammergeier Center

Lammergeier Center

to 0,58 km Almost a century has taken this unique vulture to fly over the Picos de Europa mountains again. Indiscriminate hunting and poisons had killed the bearded vulture in this ha ...

We use Cookies to analyze traffic and personalize content and advertisements.
I agree
Privacy Policy