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Highlights of Gijon



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On a guided walk explore the old town, the fishermen's quarter and visit the most spectacular building in Spain.
  • Walk in the charming old town, Cimadevilla

  • See the yachting harbour and the Queen’s Garden

  • Visit the Laboral, City of Culture – in a spectacular building

  • Enjoy the view from Mirador de la Providencia

City of charm

Stroll in Cimadevilla, the old town and see the quaint fishing port. Admire Jardines de la Reina, the Queen's Gardens and the stunning Palace Revillagigedo from the 18th century. At Placa Major, admire the Neoclassical city hall building Ayuntamiento de Gijón. Walk to the church, Iglesia San Pedro Apostol by the stunning beach, Saint Lorenzo. See the remains of the Roman walls and the Roman baths. Visit Laboral Ciudad de la Cultura, in an extraordinary building.

Practical information

  • Language: English.

  • Included: Bottles of water.

  • Remarks/requirements: Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes. 

  • Walking information:  1.200 meters all together (1.000 Cimadevilla + 200 City of Culture). Flat terrain. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes.

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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