What to see in Asturias with children

We propose here a number of routes and excursions, museums ... ideas that can help you plan and spend a holiday with children in Asturias.
It is not always easy to know what to do when traveling with small children, here we give you a clue places dotted by Asturian geography that offer alternatives for children's leisure.


Viewed 280.437 times



Some museums have specific programs for children. Thus, the Botanical Garden, the Jurassic Museum or the Aquarium, have workshops or activities for children at certain times.

1 · Descent of the Sella

Now a summer classic in Asturias. Who does not know the Sella River and its famous "International Descent" in early August?
Can be done with small children, of 5 / 6 years, a fluvial tour with picnic lunch that you will surely enjoy. There are many companies in the area that offer this activity. More info on The Descent of the Sella.

2 · Botanical Garden of Gijón

It is a living space, recreated but natural to the greatest extent possible, that occupies 15 hectares of perfectly designed land, a green and flowery microcosm where 15.000 plants and trees grow more. More info on Botanical Garden of Gijón.

3 · Jurassic Museum of Asturias in Colunga

In a privileged place on the coast, the Jurassic Museum of Asturias (MUJA) is located, a unique museum that, in the form of a large dinosaur footprint, hosts one of the most complete and didactic samples of the world on these reptiles. . El Muja offers a wide range of information about the different aspects of the dinosaurs' lives, through the footprints that today are conserved in the Asturian coast that goes from Gijón to Ribadesella. More info on Jurassic Museum of Asturias.

4 · The Path of the Bear by bicycle

The route is perfect for family. It has a Greek “and” layout and could be done in sections. To make a more interpretive itinerary we recommend the first part of the path, from Tuñón (Santo Adriano) to Proaza, about 6 kilometers. We can opt for an even shorter route, of 2 Kilometers, taking as a starting point the recreational area of ​​Buyera, passing through the osero fence and arriving at Proaza, where it is the House of the Bear.

Tuñón - Proaza: 6 kms. // Proaza - Valdemurio: 8 kms. // Proaza - Entrago: 14 kms.

Deporventura offers you bicycle rental on the path of the bear, with diversity of models: mountainbike, citytrek, electric bicycle, tandem and semitándem, 1 or 2 children's trolleys, ergonomic chairs that fit on the back of bicycles ... Bicycle Rental más info Deporventura

5 · Hiking and cycling trips for families

The agency S-cape Travel offers different hiking and cycling packages in Asturias designed for families. It deals with accommodation, bike rental, luggage transfer, routes and other logistical details.

  • Picos de Europa, family multi-activity (6 days)
  • Picos de Europa and Llanes beaches with children (8 days)
  • Asturias coast by bike for families (8 days)
  • Bear and Somiedo Path with children (4 days)

More info on Hiking and cycling trips for families

6 · To Peaks, routes in nature

Towards Peaks offers you a program of activities designed to enjoy some vacation in contact with nature and live small family adventures.
You can perform these activities with children from 7 years. Five-day program with several activities: canoeing down the Cares-Deva river, pastures of the Lakes of Covadonga and visits to the cider winery, initiation to the descent of canyons ... from 235 €. Request information on the dates planned for this summer 2017. More info on Towards Peaks.

7 · Surf camps for children in Ribadesella

The Surf School of Ribadesella organizes different surf camps in spring and summer to enjoy the sea in the town of Ribadesella.

Surf Camps for children
We offer Surf Camps for children of variable lengths with accommodation next to the beach. Full board. 2 class hours every day and free surfing with always monitoring the monitor. Material included (Victory or NSP boards + Quiksilver / Roxy suits). Longboard and skate classes. Correction and video recording. Multiple activities Routes in Paddlesurf. Barbecues and fun on the terrace. Accident and civil liability insurance. Professional video

Surf Camps for school groups
We also organize Surf Camps for school groups, offering different accommodation possibilities: hostel, cabins or hotel. Surf lessons and other activities on the beach, completing the offer with scheduled visits. All the necessary material for the activities we provide, they must bring their clothes to change, swimsuit and towel. More info on Surf School of Ribadesella.

8 · Escape room to enjoy with the family

North Adventure offers two rooms as a novelty «Escape rooms» for groups from 2 to 5 people.
The escape rooms is an entertainment that is devastating, a live RPG, a kind of ginkana in which participants have an hour to overcome different tests, clues or mysteries until they find a way out of a completely closed room. It is a novel game for all audiences, to enjoy with friends or family.

More info on Escape room in Asturias.

9 · Children and family camps in Asturias

North Adventure offers us children, youth and family camps. To spend the holidays with family and have fun a lot. Summer camps in Asturias for boys / girls with ages between 9 and 15 years. A healthy, fun and educational leisure. A family camp, with activities in which adults and children will enjoy multi-adventure activities and animation all together, yinkanas, thematic workshops, evening evenings ... More info on Summer camps in Asturias.

10 · Surfcamps and Adventure Camps in Asturias

Nakel Adventure offers camps and surfcamps for children from 8 to 15 years, in Llanes and Ribadesella. They have their own surf school, Nakel Camps section, with different modalities and all this, with its seal of quality and familiar and personalized treatment. More info on Camps and surfcamps in Asturias.

11 · Adventure pack in Asturias

Turaventura We propose a package with three activities that you should not miss if you travel with children to Asturias: Una route in 4X4 by the Picos de Europa, the most appropriate planning to carry out the Ruta del Cares and, of course, the Descent of the Sella. Pack 55 € person. More info on The adventure pack in Asturias.

12 · Educational itineraries for the Asturian nature

Asturias, Magic Land organizes excursions for families in the eastern region of Asturias. Excursions that combine hiking, environmental education, interpretation of the landscape, children's workshops, affective education and education for coexistence. Routes like «In search of the Xana» or «The secrets of the Sueve mountain» or «» The interior of the cave and the enchanted forest ». More info about Didactic excursions in family by Asturias.

Plans with children raining


coordinates Latitude: 43.5452614 Length: -5.6619263

Information:

Things to keep in mind: Bring water, snacks, travel games, jacket, socks, wipes, bandages, betadine ... everything you need so that an unforeseen event does not ruin a special day. Don't forget the photo / video camera will help you remember the good things about the trip once you have returned home.

What's your reaction?
0Cool0Bath0Lol0Sad

a0,21 km
Hostel Gijón CentroHostel Gijón Centro
This hostel is a perfect accommodation to discover the old town of Gijón. Located...
a0,29 km
Hotel PassageHotel Passage
Our hotel is located in the Gijón marina, and a stone's throw from the heart of ...
a0,35 km
Hotel Don ManuelHotel Don Manuel
A privileged situation characterizes the Hotel Don Manuel, located next to the main ...
a0,40 km
Hotel Blue Marques de San EstebanHotel Blue Marques de San Esteban
Hotel Marqués de San Esteban is a modern and cozy 3-star hotel located in a ...
a0,49 km
Aptos. Tourist Blue San EstebanAptos. Tourist Blue San Esteban
We have 20 apartments in 3 different formats: Marriage Studios Apart ...
a0,04 km
The seafood of the Bay of BiscayThe seafood of the Bay of Biscay
Its consumption is surrounded by popular heat and sociability, accompanied by cider, melt ...
a0,05 km
The Roman sites of GijónThe Roman sites of Gijón
Octavio Augusto, first emperor of Rome, draws the attention of passers-by in the ext ...
a0,06 km
Cider ThursdaysCider Thursdays
There is no better plan for Thursdays in Gijón! Cider Thursday will allow you to enjoy ...
a0,06 km
Ecological and Craft Market of GijónEcological and Craft Market of Gijón
The market is held in the Plaza Mayor of the city, every second weekend of ...
a0,07 km
Festival of Natural Cider of GijónFestival of Natural Cider of Gijón
The participating growers give away more than 30.000 liters of cider and sell ...

Leave your comments

  • Featured in the area

Plans with children raining

Plans with children raining

1 MUJA Jurassic Museum of Asturias Open houses, workshops, festivals, and festivals are organized throughout the year.
Plans with children in Asturias

Plans with children in Asturias

Here we propose routes, excursions and activities in nature to do with the little ones of the house in Asturi ...
10 interesting places Asturias

10 interesting places Asturias

These 10 corners are interesting places that are worth a visit if you are in Asturias, yes, they are not in order of ...
The Path of the Bear

The Path of the Bear

The best way to get to the brown bear is through the busiest greenway in Asturias. The path that leads ...
Lakes of Covadonga

Lakes of Covadonga

We feel like real monarchs for a while, wondering how we got so high, above the haze ...
The Cares route

The Cares route

Posada de Valdeón - Poncebos. Poncebos- Caín This hiking route has its development in the Massif Central of the ...
Descent of the Sella in Canoe

Descent of the Sella in Canoe

Going down the Sella by canoe is very affordable for everyone's pocket and fitness. In addition there is ...
Asturias, Magic Land

Asturias, Magic Land

I introduce myself, I am Begoña Ramírez Berlinches, educator and guide of didactic itineraries in nature. From "Tier ...
Hotel Don Manuel

Hotel Don Manuel

A privileged situation characterizes the Hotel Don Manuel, located next to the main commercial arteries, facing ...
Hotel Kaype-Quintamar

Hotel Kaype-Quintamar

Hotel Kaype is located on Barro beach, in Llanes. It is an ideal place for excursions to the mountain ....
Miracielos Hotel

Miracielos Hotel

Hotel Mirageles is a family hotel, located in the picturesque town of Barro, 80 m. from the beach, 6 km from Llanes ...