Covadonga Shrine and Picos de Europa National Park

See the magical Covadonga Shrine, the lakes of Picos de Europa National Park, and the historic Cangas de Onís.

  • Marvel at the Holy Cave where La Santina is said to have guided warriors to victory.
  • Admire the beautiful neo-Romanesque Basilica of Covadonga, inaugurated in 1901.
  • Wander the lakes of Covadonga in Picos de Europa National Park.
  • Marvel at the old Roman bridge over the Sella River in Cangas de Onís.
  • Season

    Winter, Spring, Summer

  • Difficulty level

    Level 3: Active - good mobility needed

  • Duration

    8 hours

  • Min. passengers


  • Booking Code


  • From

    $ 182

  • Notices

    Please wear warm clothes and comfortable walking shoes.

Your guide will meet you at the port and take you to the Covadonga Shrine. Devoted to La Santina, the patron saint of Asturias, the sanctuary is one of the most treasured places in the region. Admire the Holy Cave and the neo-Romanesque Basilica of Covadonga.

Your tour continues with a stroll around the lakes in nearby Picos de Europa National Park. Then, in the historic village of Cangas de Onís, you’ll enjoy a traditional lunch and a fascinating walking tour.

Practical information

  • Remarks/requirements: Please wear warm clothes and comfortable walking shoes.
  • Included: Traditional Asturian lunch
  • Language: English. Others available upon request.
  • Walking information: Physical activity on uneven surfaces and/or steep terrain. Not suitable for guests with limited mobility.
  • Wheelchair accessible: No