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8 Days - Walking Somiedo, Land of Bears

8 Days - Walking Somiedo, Land of Bears

8 Days/7 Nights From
AU$1,134 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Walking tourWalking tour
  • Level
    Moderate
  • Tour Code
    SYP-19-6656
8 Days/7 Nights From
AU$1,134 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Walking tourWalking tour
  • Level
    Moderate
  • Tour Code
    SYP-19-6656
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation Accommodation includedTransfersTransfers Luggage transfer between hotelsInclusionInclusion Detailed itinerary and mapsMealMeal Breakfast included

Summary

Venture off the beaten track with this unique walking tour of Somiedo - the last wild spaces of Western Europe. Ideal for nature lovers, the Somiedo Nature Reserve is a mountainous region and biosphere reserve where bears and wolves still thrive. You'll enjoy an exciting itinerary into the organized routes in the mountainous paradise as well as indulge in the historic charm and medieval wonders of Asturias.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to Oviedo.
Spend plenty of time discovering its medieval wonders and its charming city centre.

Day 2: City tour in Oviedo.
Wander along the cobbled streets admiring its beautifully restored buildings and squares and a chance to visit its splendid Cathedral and Museums. Later take a bus and head towards Pola de Somiedo.

Day 3: La Peral - Villar de Vildas. 14km / Climb: 540m
Private transfer to the mountain village of La Peral (1325m) from where you begin your walk towards the breathtakingly remote valley of Villar de Vildas. Another private transfer will take you back to the hotel.

Day 4: Llamardal - Valle del Lago. 12km / Climb: 540m
Private transfer to Llamardal (1240m) and walk from here to Valle del Lago through a highly protected area of mature deciduous woodland, in the footsteps of bears and wolves.

Day 5: Farrapona - Valle del Lago. 14km / Climb: 282m
Private transfer to Alto de Farrapona (1712m) to reach a series of mountain lakes and later descend into the stunning Valle del Lago “Valley of the Lakes”.

Day 6: Puerto San Lorenzo - San Salvador. 21km / Climb: 483m
Private transfer to Puerto de San Lorenzo (1350m) and walk along the ancient drover's road, “Camino de la Mesa”, offering outstanding views over the valley of Saliencia and the valley of Teverga.

Day 7: San Salvador circular route. 14km / Climb: 767m
Walk in deep deciduous woodland to visit several mountain villages full of charm and interest as well as one of the largest caves of Asturias (Cueva Huerta) carved in limestone by the river Alesga.

Day 8: Departure or extra nights.
Departure or extra nights in Oviedo.

Inclusions

  • 7-night accommodation with breakfasts in charming rural hotels
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
  • Private transfers on days 3, 4, 5 and 6
  • Detailed maps and roadbook
  • Itinerary description with advice, suggestions and information about your accommodation
  • Emergency support

Exclusions

  • Extra nights in Oviedo
  • Half board (dinners)
  • Transfer from Oviedo to Pola de Somiedo
  • Return transfer from San Salvador de Teverga to Airport

Important Notes

  • Price is based on per person in a double room. Single supplement applies for solo travellers.
  • Transfers from Oviedo to Pola de Somiedo / San Salvador to Oviedo or Aviles Airport can be arranged. Contact us for prices.
  • Extra night in Oviedo on a B&B basis (price on request).

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