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Picos de Europa Mountains, Asturias
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Explore Picos de Europa Mountains, a mountain range considered one of the most beautiful in Europe. Go for a walk, cycle, or simply enjoy the scenic drive. Look to the skies for choughs, eagles, vultures, and the area’s diverse butterfly population. Visit some of the towns for bars, restaurants, and shops. Sample the area’s famous blue cheeses, such as queso de cabrales, which is traditionally matured in caves. Take a cable car at the town of Fuente Dé and ascend 1,800 m (5,906 ft) to discover spectacular views. If you want to explore some of the more remote areas of the range, be aware that brown bears and wolves are spotted here. Using our custom trip planner, Arenas de Cabrales attractions like Picos de Europa Mountains can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Visited in October 2016. This place is an absolute must if you enjoy mountain walking. We completed the Fuente De walk and the Cares Gorge walks both ways in perfect weather and I honestly think it ha...  more »
  • We arrived at the parking a little carried because everybody said that was a must-see place, got in the queue to take the cable car (€ 17 per person roundtrip) entries, then went back to get in queue for upload, the truth the ascent is wonderful, but once above just there is information on routes, none of signaling , the truth we thought it was quite expensive for what is offered.
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  • The road passes and parades is varied and beautiful. There are of course stop at Fuente Dé and take the cable car (€17 per person), in order to admire the peaks. San Ignacio, in the Los Beyos parade, there is a center of via ferrata. This site is worth to stay there several days or return.
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