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Picos de Europa Family Adventure

Giggle down a river canyon, amble across alpine meadows, linger over delicious dinners. Come make memories together in these beautiful coastal mountains.

Where could you find an accessible natural landscape that mixes high mountains, traditional rural life, a beautiful coastline, a variety of activities and the comfort of family-run accommodation? Welcome to the Picos de Europa, and your next family adventure?

Enjoy reading this taster itinerary. Please Request Full Details if you'd like to know more, or to discuss how we can tailor this holiday for you.

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Itinerary

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Day 1 - Arrive in the Picos de Europa mountains

Travel to the spectacular Picos de Europa National Park in the middle of the north coast of Spain. Spend your first three nights in a small hotel looking out over meadows to the mountains.
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Day 2 - Private guided day in the mountains

Your guide comes to meet you this morning to take you walking into the hills to meet shepherds and then find out about life in small villages.
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Day 3 - A fun day in the water

Spend all day in the water as you meet up with your guide again for a morning of fairly gentle river kayaking and a less gentle, but much funnier, afternoon of canyoning.
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Day 4 - Explore at your own pace

After an active start to your trip, today is yours to explore at your own pace. As well as support on the ground, and ideas from your guide, our Holiday Guide helps you make the most of your time.
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Day 5 - Walk the incredible Cares Gorge

Change locations today as you move from the north west of the mountains around to the south east. Stop off to hike the spectacular Cares Gorge before cooling off in your hotel's great pool.
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Day 6 - Cable car into the high mountains

Ride the nearby cable car up into the high Picos for great views down the valley, and the chance to climb up to a high mountain summit.
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Day 7 - Day to explore Potes and its market

Take a day to relax and explore the nearby medieval town of Potes. Alternatively, there are plenty of walks and activities you can find in the surrounding area.
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Day 8 - Off to the sandy coast

Having spent the last week up in the mountains, you have earned some time at the beach, staying in a high quality apartment in a peaceful coastal village.
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Day 9 - Private guided bike ride

Meet up with your Pura guide one last time as you ride mountain bikes along the undulating coastal paths, passing stunning clifftops with wild sandy coves below.
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Day 10 - Enjoy the day at Poo beach

Enjoy nearby beaches - Poo beach is a firm family favourite, not just because of its name, it also has (relatively) warm, shallow water, a small restaurant and stand up paddleboards for rent.
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Day 11 - Travel home, or stay on for longer

Set off back to the airport, ferry terminal or highway home, or ask us how to extend your trip to see more of lovely northern Spain.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero spain picos de europa tielve village walk autumn

1 of 11

Day 1 - Arrive in the Picos de Europa mountains

Travel to the spectacular Picos de Europa National Park in the middle of the north coast of Spain. Spend your first three nights in a small hotel looking out over meadows to the mountains.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero spain picos de europa ario torrecerredo family c pura diego

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Day 2 - Private guided day in the mountains

Your guide comes to meet you this morning to take you walking into the hills to meet shepherds and then find out about life in small villages.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero spain asturias picos canyoning alex guide with son c alex asensio

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Day 3 - A fun day in the water

Spend all day in the water as you meet up with your guide again for a morning of fairly gentle river kayaking and a less gentle, but much funnier, afternoon of canyoning.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero spain asturias picos deva river family canoeing c diego

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Day 4 - Explore at your own pace

After an active start to your trip, today is yours to explore at your own pace. As well as support on the ground, and ideas from your guide, our Holiday Guide helps you make the most of your time.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero Spain picos de europa cares gorge people standing on corner light

5 of 11

Day 5 - Walk the incredible Cares Gorge

Change locations today as you move from the north west of the mountains around to the south east. Stop off to hike the spectacular Cares Gorge before cooling off in your hotel's great pool.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero spain picos pico cortes desde morra aliva central c diego

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Day 6 - Cable car into the high mountains

Ride the nearby cable car up into the high Picos for great views down the valley, and the chance to climb up to a high mountain summit.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero spain picos de europa liebana potes

7 of 11

Day 7 - Day to explore Potes and its market

Take a day to relax and explore the nearby medieval town of Potes. Alternatively, there are plenty of walks and activities you can find in the surrounding area.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero Spain picos de europa cantabrian coast beach pathway sandy bay

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Day 8 - Off to the sandy coast

Having spent the last week up in the mountains, you have earned some time at the beach, staying in a high quality apartment in a peaceful coastal village.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero spain picos de europa family cycling

9 of 11

Day 9 - Private guided bike ride

Meet up with your Pura guide one last time as you ride mountain bikes along the undulating coastal paths, passing stunning clifftops with wild sandy coves below.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero Spain picos de europa playa poo sunny quiet shot from above

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Day 10 - Enjoy the day at Poo beach

Enjoy nearby beaches - Poo beach is a firm family favourite, not just because of its name, it also has (relatively) warm, shallow water, a small restaurant and stand up paddleboards for rent.
Cdn pura aventura com images hero spain picos de europa llanes beach

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Day 11 - Travel home, or stay on for longer

Set off back to the airport, ferry terminal or highway home, or ask us how to extend your trip to see more of lovely northern Spain.

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